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Productivity puzzles across Europe / edited by Philippe Askenazy ... [et al.]

Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xvii, 319 p.)
Series:
Studies of policy reform.
Studies of Policy Reform
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Subjects:
Industrial productivity -- Europe.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
A volume on labour productivity in Europe in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. It provides rationales for recent productivity trends in France, the UK, Germany, and Spain, and analyses policy responses to the crisis and how these have affected post-recession outcomes.
Contents:
Europe's productivity slowdown revisited : a comparative perspective to the United States / Bart van Ark
Is secular stagnation the future for Europe? / Nicholas Crafts
Understanding productivity and employment in a fragmenting economy : the global value chain approach / Marcel Timmer
Exploring the French productivity puzzle / Philippe Askenazy and Christine Erhel
The UK's productivity puzzle / Alex Bryson and John Forth
Discussion of the French and British conundrums / Dan Andrews
The German labour market puzzle in the great recession / Lutz Bellmann, Hans-Dieter Gerner, and Marie-Christine Laible
The Spanish productivity puzzle / Laura Hospido and Eva Moreno Galbis
Comments on two polar puzzles : Germany and Spain / Tito Boeri.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Askenazy, Philippe, editor.
ISBN:
0-19-182786-X
0-19-108940-0