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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 2016

    Productivity growth – the central driver of rising economic output and material living standards – has been slowing in many advanced and emerging economies in the wake of the crisis, according to new data released in this 2016 issue.

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New OECD indicators trace productivity growth slowdown pre- and post- crisis

OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2016, GDP per hour worked

26/05/2016 - Productivity growth – the central driver of rising economic output and material living standards – has been slowing in many advanced and emerging economies in the wake of the crisis, according to new data released today in the OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators.

In most OECD countries the slowdown has cut across nearly all sectors, affecting both large and small firms alike, but has been particularly marked in those industries where new digital and technological innovations were expected to generate productivity dividends such as in the information, communication, finance and insurance sectors. 

 

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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