Productivity up 3.7% in fourth quarter
- Perspectives on Productivity Growth. Arnold, Robert; Dennis[*], Robert // Business Economics;Apr99, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p7
Examines productivity growth in the United States. Sources of productivity growth; Relation between business cycles and productivity growth; Feature of productivity growth after World War II.
- The Statistics Corner: National Productivity Statistics. Hall[*], Roy H. // Business Economics;Apr99, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p29
Examines statistics on national productivity in the United States (US). Definition of productivity; Categories of productivity estimates published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics; Measurement issues.
- 1.Rethinking Crisis. Gindin, Sam; Panitch, Leo // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Nov2002, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p34
Comments on an article regarding the economic condition of the U.S. as of April 2002. Reason behind the decline in the growth of the economy; Information on the trends in manufacturing productivity from the 1950s the 1990s; Details on the growth of private debt.
- By the numbers. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;03/13/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 38, p29
Reports on the economy of the United States as of March 2000. Increase in the nation's unemployment rate; Control of wage pressures; Jobless rates for men and women; Revision in worker productivity.
- Wages, water and stagnation. Marxsen, Craig S. // Regulation;Fall97, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p30
Reports on the decline of the United States manufacturing sector's productivity growth since 1973. Measurement of economic output's annual growth rate through multifactor productivity; Diversion of funds from productivity-enhancing investments to pollution-control expenditures; Analysis of...
- Is America's productivity uptick the real thing? // International Economy;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p26
Focuses on the United States productivity growth in 1999. Sustainability of higher-than-trend growth; Benefits of growth without inflation; Conservative trend rates.
- It's the American Industry, Stupid. Sharf, Stephan // Ward's Auto World;Dec2000, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p27
Elaborates the impact of industrial growth and productivity on the economy of the United States. Claims of politicians; Challenges facing the automobile industry.
- Recent changes in the growth of U.S. multifactor productivity. Dean, Edwin; Kunze, Kent // Monthly Labor Review;May88, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p14
Analyzes U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics measures of growth in multifactor productivity in three sectors of the domestic economy since 1973. Factors that have affected productivity change; Relationship of multifactor productivity with labor productivity; Sensitivity of annual measures of...
- Let's Not Forget, Our Economy Works. Morgan, Tom // Business Journal (Central New York);4/12/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 15, p23
Analyzes the status of the U.S. economy and industrial productivity as of April 12, 2002. Excerpts from an article by Doctor Bob Goodman on the U.S. economy; Benefits from a healthy economy; System used in distributing wealth.
- Slowdown ahead. Beaulieu, Brian // Appliance Manufacturer;Apr95, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p8
Suggests that the deceleration in economy in 1995 could lead to a broad-based economic recession in future, unless there is a rapid change in the circumstances. Information on new orders for durable goods and US total industrial production; Comparison of present situation with past records;...