Steven J. Kachelmeier, Randal B. McDonald Chair in Accounting, received his B.B.A. from the University of New Mexico and his Ph.D. from the University of Florida. His research and teaching interests include financial accounting, auditing, and experimental economics.
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Experts say that if firms want more creative ideas from their employees, those companies need to provide their managers with the incentive, power, and resources to turn their employee’s creative ideas into reality.
Research conducted by Steven Kachelmeier and Michael Williamson, accounting professors at the McCombs School of Business, shows that while it can boost short-term idea generation, paying for creativity doesn’t make workers more innovative.