Productivity and long term growth

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Productivity in the manufacturing sector is low as firms have little incentives to grow, to avoid regulations and taxes. Bringing women to the labour market and improving health offers opportunity to raise growth and make it more inclusive.
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Spurring growth in lagging regions and bringing back jobless in the labour market are important for raising overall potential growth. Areas of reforms include labour market, innovation and transport infrastructure policies
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The decade preceding the crisis was characterised by a decline in export performance and an expansion of the non-tradable sector, while both productivity growth were dismal. These trends appear to be reversing.
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Policy Challenges for the Next 50 Years

This study identifies and analyses some key challenges that OECD and partner economies may face over the coming 50 years if underlying global trends relating to growth, trade, inequality and environmental pressures prevail.

Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth

OECD’s annual report highlighting developments in structural policies in OECD countries.  A set of Country Notes summarises priorities suggested by the indicators with actions taken and recommendations suggested.

Do house prices impact consumption and interest rate? Evidence from OECD countries using an agnostic identification procedure

Growth Policies and Macroeconomic Stability

Choosing Fiscal Consolidation Instruments Compatible with Growth and Equity

>> Joint OECD-NBER Conference on Productivity Growth and Innovation in the Long Run

Public Spending on Health and Long-Term Care

Judicial Performance and its Determinants

Knowledged-Based Capital, Innovation and Resource Allocation

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