Own-Account it Equipment Investment

Posted: 12 Jul 2021

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David M. Byrne

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Carol A. Corrado

The Conference Board; Georgetown University - Center for Business and Public Policy

Daniel E. Sichel

Wellesley College; NBER

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Date Written: October, 2017

Abstract

This note considers a puzzle: why has information technology (IT) equipment investment in the National income and Product Accounts (NIPAs) been so weak since 2007 at the same time that financial reports indicate massive increases in capital expenditures by IT service companies?

Suggested Citation

Byrne, David M. and Corrado, Carol A. and Sichel, Daniel E., Own-Account it Equipment Investment (October, 2017). FEDS Notes No. 2017-10-04-2, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3883787 or http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2071

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