The Economics of Productivity (International Library of Critical Writings in Economics)

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9781858984209: The Economics of Productivity (International Library of Critical Writings in Economics)

The Economics of Productivity provides an anthology of many of the leading papers on productivity analysis. Part 1 of the collection portrays the development of production functions and growth accounting, including classic papers by Robert Solow, Dale Jorgenson, Edward Denison, and Angus Maddison. Part 2 covers topics on the economics of research and development and technological spillovers, featuring works by Zvi Griliches and Edwin Mansfield. Part 3 is devoted to evolutionary and Schumpeterian models of technological change, including articles by Richard Nelson and Sydney Winter. Studies by Moses Abramovitz and William Baumol, both published in 1986, document a convergence in labour productivity among industrialized economies, and Part 4 includes several seminal papers on this topic. Part 5 treats another important development in productivity analysis - endogenous growth theory, in which production itself creates the conditions of further technical change. The input-output framework provides another powerful system for the measurement of productivity growth, and articles on this topic are presented in Part 6. A dramatic slowdown in the rate of productivity growth occurred in the early 1970s and this development spawned a large literature on the subject of productivity, which is highlighted in the last part of the volume.

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Edited by Edward N. Wolff, Professor of Economics, New York University, US


`The book is valuable to those interested in productivity as well as economic growth. The publisher has done a great service by collecting these papers in a book form.' -- A.M. Nalla Gounden, Journal of Educational Planning and Administration `. . . the collection is valuable as a single source for a number of classic papers on the subject.' -- Paul Stoneman, The Economic Journal

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