information and communication technology, workforce skills, labour productivity

Publication date: 17 May 2004 | Publication type: NIESR Discussion Paper | Authors: Forth, J | JEL classification: D24, J24, O32 | NIESR discussion paper number: 234
In the context of the skill-biased technological revolution associated with Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), firms with relatively high (low) proportions of skilled workers can be expected to have a comparative advantage (disadvantage) in minimising the costs both of ICT adoption...