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New Developments in Productivity Measurement

John W. Kendrick and Beatrice N. Vaccara, editors

Published in 1980 by University of Chicago Press
© 1980 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

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717 pages
ISBN: 0-226-43080-4

Table of Contents

Front matter, New Developments in Productivity in Productivity: (p. -10 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: John W. Kendrick, Beatrice N. Vaccara (p. 1 - 14) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. U.S. Productivity Growth by Industry, 1947–73: Frank Gollop, Dale Jorgenson (p. 15 - 136) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. The Long-Term Structure of Production, Factor Demand, and Factor Productivity in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: Mike Mohr (p. 137 - 238) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. A Study of High and Low "Labor Productivity" Establishments in U.S.Manufacturing : Benjamin Klotz, Rey Madoo, Reed Hansen (p. 239 - 292) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Measurement and Analysis of Productivity in Transportation Industries: John R. Meyer, José A. Gómez-Ibáñez (p. 293 - 332) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Current Efforts to Measure Productivity in the Public Sector: How Adequate for the National Accounts?: Allan D. Searle, Charles Waite (p. 333 - 356) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Direct and Indirect Effects of Industrial Research and Development on the Productivity Growth of Industries: Nestor Terleckyj (p. 357 - 386) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Research and Development Expenditures and Labor Productivity at the Firm Level: A Dynamic Model: M. Ishaq Nadiri, George C. Bitros (p. 387 - 418) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Returns to Research and Development Expenditures in the Private Sector: Zvi Griliches (p. 419 - 462) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Energy and Pollution Effects on Productivity: A Putty-Clay Approach: John G. Myers, Leonard Nakamura (p. 463 - 506) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. International Comparisons of Productivity in Agriculture: Saburo Yamada, Vernon W. Ruttan (p. 507 - 594) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Economic Growth, 1947–73: An International Comparison: Laurits R. Christensen, Dianne Cummings, Dale Jorgenson (p. 595 - 698) (bibliographic info) (download)
List of Contributors: (p. 699 - 702) (bibliographic info) (download)
Author index: (p. 703 - 708) (bibliographic info) (download)
Subject Index: (p. 709 - 717) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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