Productivity perspectives

"Productivity Perspectives offers a timely and stimulating social science view on the productivity debate, drawing on the work of the ESRC funded Productivity Insights Network. The book examines the drivers and inhibitors of UK productivity growth in the light of international evidence, that ha...

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Other Authors: McCann, Philip (Editor), Vorley, Tim (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Northampton Edward Elgar Publishing 2020, 2020
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Collection Business & Economics - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:"Productivity Perspectives offers a timely and stimulating social science view on the productivity debate, drawing on the work of the ESRC funded Productivity Insights Network. The book examines the drivers and inhibitors of UK productivity growth in the light of international evidence, that has resulted in the dramatic slowdown and flatlining of productivity growth in the UK. The reasons for this so-called productivity puzzle are not well understood, and this book advances explanations and insights on these issues from different disciplinary and methodological perspectives. It will be of value to all those interested and engaging with the challenge of slowing productivity growth. This book will be essential and insightful reading for academics across the social sciences, business leaders and policy makers working on the productivity puzzle. Written in an accessible manner, it will also be of interest to a wide audience in government, the private sector and civil society"--
Physical Description:392 pages
ISBN:9781788978804