Conference Slides: Productivity and Firm Growth

Pub. Date
12 November, 2014

This event was held at NIESR on Tuesday 11 November. It forms part of the NIESR-LLAKES project on the productivity puzzle. 

Agenda was as follows:




Introduction by Geoff Mason, LLAKES and National Institute of Economic and Social Research



Presentations and discussion

Post-recession productivity puzzles in Europe: a comparison of the UK, Germany, France and Spain
Alex Bryson (NIESR), John Forth (NIESR) and Philippe Askenazy (Paris School of Economics)

The UK productivity puzzle, 2008-2012: evidence using plant level estimates of total factor productivity
Richard Harris (University of Durham) and John Moffat (University of Durham)

Bank credit conditions and their influence on productivity growth: company-level evidence
Rebecca Riley (NIESR, CFM), Chiara Rosazza-Bondibene (NIESR, CFM) and Garry Young (Bank of England, CFM)