Economic growth in Europe : a comparative industry perspective / Marcel P. Timmer [and others].

Why has European growth slowed down since the 1990s while American productivity growth has speeded up? This book provides a thorough and detailed analysis of the sources of growth from a comparative industry perspective. It argues that Europe's slow growth is the combined result of a severe pro...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Timmer, Marcel, (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction and overview
  • Economic growth in Europe
  • EU KLEMS database
  • Structural change
  • The industry origins of aggregate growth
  • Productivity levels and convergence
  • Drivers of productivity growth in Europe.