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Computers and productivity in France

Nathalie Greenan

Computers and productivity in France

some evidence

by Nathalie Greenan

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial productivity -- France -- Effect of computers on.,
  • Computers -- Economic aspects -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNathalie Greenan, Jacques Mairesse.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 5836, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 5836.
    ContributionsMairesse, Jacques., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43, 13 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22411486M

    Estimating the Contribution of Computers to Productivity Growth ABSTRACT In this paper we explore the relationship between computers and productivity growth at the firm level. We apply standard productivity and growth accounting techniques to data from large US firms over While we find that computer make a positive and significant. What is productivity? Productivity is a measure of the efficiency with which a country combines capital and labour to produce more with the same level of factor inputs. Output per hour worked in the UK was % below the average for the rest of the G7 advanced economies in ; this compares with % in Output per worker in the UK was % below the average for the rest of the G7 in.

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Computers and Productivity in France: Some Evidence Nathalie Greenan, Jacques Mairesse. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in November NBER Program(s):Productivity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship In this paper, we make a first attempt to explore the relationship between computer use and productivity in French manufacturing and services industries.9 hours ago  There was a time when “multitasking” was the biggest buzzword in digital productivity.

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