Controllable factors for programmer productivity: A statistical study

L. Kemayel, A. Mili, I. Ouederni

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Programmer productivity has been the subject of several investigations. These have raised several questions and have highlighted several paradoxes. This article presents a statistical study which evaluates the impact of a number of factors on programmer productivity. We have limited our attention to controllable facts, i.e., factors that a software manager can determine at will during the software development process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)151-163
Number of pages13
JournalThe Journal of Systems and Software
Issue number2
StatePublished - Oct 1991
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Information Systems
  • Hardware and Architecture


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