A study on when and why psychological contract overfulfillment is not appreciated

Yuen Lam Bavik, Kawon Kim, SHAW Jason DeFrance (Prof.)

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Drawing on social projection theory, we proposed and tested system-justifying ideology as a boundary condition that explains when psychological contract overfulfillment does not result in positive emotion through low prosociality attribution in individualized employment relationships. Data from exploratory interviews and a survey study provided preliminary support for the theory.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2020
EventSociety for Industrial & Organizational Psychology - Online
Duration: 16 Jun 202030 Jun 2020
Conference number: 35


ConferenceSociety for Industrial & Organizational Psychology
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