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degressive Provision

English translation: regressive commission / regressive commission rate

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German term or phrase:degressive Provision
English translation:regressive commission / regressive commission rate
Entered by: Nicholas Krivenko
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16:08 Oct 28, 2007
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Bus/Financial - Human Resources / Reward schemes (sales staff)
German term or phrase: degressive Provision
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I'm not sure if "degressive commission" is the correct terminology when talking about employee reward schemes in English - I have found a few references, but I'd like to know if there are other, more common terms. The context is a Human Resources textbook. The definition is in the following section:

"Bei der linearen Provision ist der Provisionssatz über alle Umsatzniveaus konstant....bei progressiven Provisionsverläufen steigt der Provisionssatz mit zunehmendem Umsatz .....bei degressiver Provision sinkt der Provisionssatz mit zunehmendem Umsatz".

TIA!
John Bowden
Local time: 00:29
regressive commission / regressive commission rate
Explanation:
Die Erklärung hast Du schon geliefert! :-)
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Nicholas Krivenko
Ireland
Local time: 00:29
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Thanks!
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regressive commission / regressive commission rate


Explanation:
Die Erklärung hast Du schon geliefert! :-)


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Nicholas Krivenko
Ireland
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