Envy As Pain: Rethinking the Nature of Envy and Its Implications for Employees and Organizations

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleEnvy As Pain: Rethinking the Nature of Envy and Its Implications for Employees and Organizations Author(S)Kenneth Tai (Author)
Abstract  Although envy has been characterized by resentment, hostility, and ill will, researchers have begun to investigate envy's benign manifestations. We contend that the substance of envy has been confounded with its consequences. We conceptualize envy as pain at another's good fortune ...Paginationp107-129
SubjectManagementDescriptorsManagement
Journal TitleThe Academy of Management Review  
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