data flows

Publication date: 24 Jul 2019 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Authors: Coyle, D, Nguyen, D | JEL classification: E01, L86, D24 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 249 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
When economists talk about ‘measurement’ they tend to refer to metrics that can capture changes in quantity, quality and distribution of goods and services. In this paper we argue that the digital transformation of the economy, particularly the rise of cloud computing as a general-purpose...