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  • Productivity manual

    "OECD Productivity Manual: A Guide to the Measurement of Industry-Level and Aggregate Productivity Growth" presents the theoretical foundations to productivity measurement, and discusses implementation and measurement issues.

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  • Measuring Capital - OECD Manual 2009

    The measurement of consumption of fixed capital remains a key reason for capital measurement but two additional objectives have increasingly gained in importance: establishing balance sheets for economic sectors and measuring capital services for the analysis of production and productivity.

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  • Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2017

    In this edition, the OECD highlights a decoupling between productivity growth and higher real average wages in many countries, resulting in continued declines in labour’s share of national income.

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Continued slowdown in productivity growth weighs down on living standards

OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2017, GDP per hour worked

18/05/2017 - The slowdown in productivity growth - already underway before the crisis – combined with sluggish investment, continued to undermine rises in economic output and material living standards in recent years in many of the world’s economies, according to a new report released today by the OECD.

In its latest OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators, the OECD also highlights a decoupling between productivity growth and higher real average wages in many countries, resulting in continued   declines in labour’s share of national income. 

 

Productivity related databases

STAN Database for Structural Analysis

Annual National Accounts

Labour force statistics

Statistical references

Working papers and other relevant papers

Compendium of Productivity Indicators

OECD Manual  - Measuring Productivity

OECD Manual  - Measuring Capital

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 Workshops