New Developments in Productivity Analysis

Charles R. Hulten, Edwin R. Dean and Michael J. Harper, editors

Published in January 2001 by University of Chicago Press
© 2001 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

NBER Program(s):PR, EFG

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632 pages
ISBN: 0-226-36062-8

Table of Contents

Front matter: Charles R. Hulten, Edwin Dean, Michael Harper (p. -17 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Total Factor Productivity: A Short Biography: Charles R. Hulten (p. 1 - 54) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. The BLS Productivity Measurement Program: Edwin Dean, Michael Harper (p. 55 - 84) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Which (Old) Ideas on Productivity Measurement Are Ready to Use?: W. Erwin Diewert (p. 85 - 102) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Dynamic Factor Demand Models and Productivity Analysis: M. Ishaq Nadiri, Ingmar Prucha (p. 103 - 172) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. After "Technical Progress and the Aggregate Production Function": Robert Solow (p. 173 - 178) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Accounting for Growth: Jeremy Greenwood, Boyan Jovanovic (p. 179 - 224) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Why Is Productivity Procyclical? Why Do We Care?: Susanto Basu, John Fernald (p. 225 - 302) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Aggregate Productivity Growth: Lessons from Microeconomic Evidence: Lucia Foster, John C. Haltiwanger, C. J. Krizan (p. 303 - 372) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Sources of Productivity Growth in the American Coal Industry 1972-95 : Denny Ellerman, Thomas Stoker, Ernst R. Berndt (p. 373 - 418) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Service Sector Productivity Comparisons: Lessons for Measurement: Martin Neil Baily, Eric Zitzewitz (p. 419 - 464) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Different Approaches to International Comparison of Total Factor Productivity: Nazrul Islam (p. 465 - 508) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Whatever Happened to Productivity Growth?: Dale Jorgenson, Eric Yip (p. 509 - 540) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Productivity of the U.S. Agricultural Sector: The Case of Undesirable Outputs: V. Eldon Ball, Rolf Fare, Shawna Grosskopf, Richard Nehring (p. 541 - 586) (bibliographic info) (download)
14. Total Resource Productivity. Accounting for Changing Environmental Quality: Frank Gollop, Gregory P. Swinand (p. 587 - 608) (bibliographic info) (download)
15. A Perspective on What We Know About the Sources of Productivity Growth: Zvi Griliches (p. 609 - 612) (bibliographic info) (download)
Contributors: (p. 613 - 616) (bibliographic info) (download)
Author Index: (p. 617 - 624) (bibliographic info) (download)
Subject Index: (p. 625 - 631) (bibliographic info) (download)
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