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Doing more with less: productivity or starvation? The Intellectual Asset Health Check

Boedker, Christina; Meagher, Kieron; Vidgen, Richard; Cogin, Julie; Mouritsen, Jan Birkelund


The recent wave of savings in public service expenditure comes at the risk of creating starved workplaces, depleted of intellectual assets. This paper examines the perils of starved workplaces and how to avoid them. Organizations that nurture their intellectual assets were found to outperform their peers with 13.3% higher productivity. These organizations created a ‘win–win situation’, achieving both productivity targets while sustaining high stocks of emotional and human capital

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Public Money and Management
DOI: 10.1080/09540962.2016.1249229


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