Lamar Pierce is a Harrington Fellow at The University of Texas at Austin, visiting from the Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis.
His research focuses on the psychological and economic motivation for behavior that destroys economic value. He studies why we, as employees and citizens, act in ways we know to be destructive to the organizations and individuals around us, and what environmental, social, and financial factors bring us back into the fold of productive behavior.
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Professor Lamar Pierce's research into the complex world of workplace ethics and productivity can help management understand how their policy changes may spur unethical behavior.