Paper: Email incivility has a ripple effect on households

The negative repercussions of email incivility extend beyond the workplace, and can even negatively affect a domestic partner’s attitude toward their own work, says a new paper from YoungAh Park, a professor of labor and employment relations at Illinois. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

Editor’s notes: To contact YoungAh Park, call 217-265-5126; email yapark15@illinois.edu.

 

The paper “The long arm of email incivility: Transmitted stress to the partner and partner work withdrawal” is available online.

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Paper: Email incivility has a ripple effect on households
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Paper: Email incivility has a ripple effect on households
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — It turns out that a rude email’s reach extends further than the recipients in the message’s “To” field.