Division of Labor and Scientific Management

  1. Explain why Smith concludes that competitive markets increase productivity and thereby lead to general plenty and hence social progress.
  2. According to Smith, why does specialization and division of labor in the pin factory lead to greater productivity? Be sure to cover all three reasons in your answer.
  3. Frederick Taylor discusses the four things that must be done to implement scientific management. Give a brief explanation of each of the four in your own words.
  4. What is emotional labor?