Productivity Measurement Issues in Services Industries: Baumol's Disease Has Been Cured

11 Pages Posted: 25 Aug 2005

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Jack E. Triplett

The Brookings Institute

Barry Bosworth

Brookings Institution - Economic Studies Program

Abstract

A paper presented at the July 2002 conference "Economic Statistics: New Needs for the Twenty-First Century," cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, and the National Association for Business Economics.

Keywords: productivity, economic measurement, information technology, Baumol's Disease

JEL Classification: O4

Suggested Citation

Triplett, Jack E. and Bosworth, Barry, Productivity Measurement Issues in Services Industries: Baumol's Disease Has Been Cured. Economic Policy Review, Vol. 9, No. 3, September 2003, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=789545

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