Adverse Action

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Definition: Adverse Action


Adverse Action


Full Definition of Adverse Action


noun a decision which has unfavourable consequences for employees ExampleThe new bonus system was considered adverse action by underachievers in the organisation. a decision which has unfavourable consequences for employees


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Adverse Action are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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