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Postal address:Economics Faculty University of Groningen PO Box 800 9700 AV Groningen The Netherlands
Workplace:Groningen Growth and Development Centre (GGDC), Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde (Faculty of Economics and Business), Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (Royal University of Groningen), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. Measuring Bilateral Exports of Value Added: A Unified Framework
    Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) Discussion Papers, Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Chapter (2018)

2018

  1. Factor Incomes in Global Value Chains: The Role of Intangibles
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Chapter (2017)
  2. Using Online Prices for Measuring Real Consumption Across Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2017

  1. Measuring the income to intangibles in goods production: a global value chain approach
    WIPO Economic Research Working Papers, World Intellectual Property Organization - Economics and Statistics Division Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. An Anatomy of the Global Trade Slowdown based on the WIOD 2016 Release
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (53)

2014

  1. Fragmentation, incomes, and jobs: an analysis of European competitiveness
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Paper Series, European Central Bank (2013) Downloads View citations (111)
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen (2012) Downloads View citations (6)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Policy (2013)
  2. The Demand for Skills 1995-2008: A Global Supply Chain Perspective
    OECD Economics Department Working Papers, OECD Publishing Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Role of Resource Misallocation in Cross-country Differences in Manufacturing Productivity
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Macroeconomic Dynamics (2017)
  4. The World Input-Output Database: Content, Concepts and Applications
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (5)

2013

  1. Globalization or Regionalization? A New Approach to Measure International Fragmentation of Value Chains
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (4)
  2. International Fragmentation of Production, Trade and Growth: Impacts and Prospects for EU Member States
    wiiw Research Reports, The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies, wiiw Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in European Economy - Economic Papers 2008 - 2015, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission (2013) Downloads View citations (6)
  3. Is Mining Fuelling Long-run Growth in Russia? Industry Productivity Growth Trends since 1995
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in BOFIT Discussion Papers, Bank of Finland, Institute for Economies in Transition (2013) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2014)
  4. Made in Europe? Trends in International Production Fragmentation
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Recent Changes in Europe’s Competitive Landscape and Medium-Term Perspectives: How the Sources of Demand and Supply Are Shaping Up
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (2)
  6. Recent Changes in Europe’s Competitive Landscape and Medium-Term Perspectives: How the Sources of Demand and Supply Are Shaping Up
    Economics Program Working Papers, The Conference Board, Economics Program Downloads View citations (3)
  7. Slicing Up Global Value Chains
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2014)
  8. Structural transformation in Africa: Static gains, dynamic losses
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2015)
  9. The Next Generation of the Penn World Table
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (202)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)

2012

  1. China and the World Economy:A Global Value Chain Perspective on Exports, Incomes and Jobs
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The World Input-Output Database (WIOD): Contents, Sources and Methods
    IIDE Discussion Papers, Institue for International and Development Economics Downloads View citations (189)
  3. The relative price of services
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2014)

2011

  1. Deconstructing The BRICs: Structural Transformation And Aggregate Productivity Growth
    HSE Working papers, National Research University Higher School of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Comparative Economics (2012)

2010

  1. Structural Change in Advanced Nations: A New Set of Stylised Facts
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2011)

2009

  1. Measurement error in cross-country productivity comparisons: Is more detailed data better?
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Productivity Convergence Across Industries and Countries: The Importance of Theory-based Measurement
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Chapter (2012)
    Journal Article in Macroeconomic Dynamics (2009)

2008

  1. GGDC Productivity Level Database: International Comparisons of Output, Inputs and Productivity at the Industry Level
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (33)

2007

  1. A Cross-country Database For Sectoral Employment And Productivity in Asia and Latin America, 1950-2005
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Censuses compared. A New Benchmark for British and German Manufacturing 1935/1936
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Estimating Real Production and Expenditures Across Nations: A Proposal for Improving the Penn World Tables
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (13)
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank (2007) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2009)
  4. PPPs for Industry Output: A New Dataset for International Comparisons
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (26)

2006

  1. Mind the gap! International Comparisons of Productivity in Services and Goods Production
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Hi-Stat Discussion Paper Series, Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University (2006) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in German Economic Review (2007)
  2. Productivity Levels in Distributive Trades: A New ICOP Dataset for OECD Countries
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (13)

2005

  1. Productivity differentials in the U.S. and EU distributive trade sector: statistical myth or reality
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CCSO Working Papers, University of Groningen, CCSO Centre for Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Standard errors as weights in multilateral price indices
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Business & Economic Statistics (2006)

2003

  1. ICT and Europe's productivity performance industry-level growth account comparisons with the United States
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Review of Income and Wealth (2005)
  2. IT in the European Union: driving productivity divergence?
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (98)
  3. Manufacturing Performance in Indonesia, South Korea and Taiwan before and after the Crisis. An international Perspective, 1980-2000
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads
  4. The 'appropriate technology' explanation of productivity growth differentials: an empirical approach
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CCSO Working Papers, University of Groningen, CCSO Centre for Economic Research (2001) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2005)
  5. The Employment Effects of the 'New Economy' A Comparison of the European Union and the United States
    Economics Program Working Papers, The Conference Board, Economics Program Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in National Institute Economic Review (2003)

2002

  1. Localized innovation and productivity growth in Asia: an intertemporal DEA approach
    CCSO Working Papers, University of Groningen, CCSO Centre for Economic Research Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Productivity Analysis (2005)
  2. The Canada-U.S. manufacturing productivity gap revisited: new ICOP results
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (1)

2000

  1. Capital formation and productivity growth in South Korea and Taiwan: realising the catch-up potential in a world diminishing returns
    CCSO Working Papers, University of Groningen, CCSO Centre for Economic Research Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Multilateral comparisons in the ICOP project: issues, methods and empirical results
    Research Report, University of Groningen, Research Institute SOM (Systems, Organisations and Management) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Multilateralisation of Manufacturing Sector Comparisons: Issues, Methods and Empirical Results
    Working Papers, Groningen State, Institute of Economic Research- View citations (1)
    Also in GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen (2000) Downloads View citations (1)

1999

  1. Climbing the Technology Ladder Too Fast? An International Comparison of Productivity in South and East- Asian Manufacturing, 1963-1993
    Working Papers, Eindhoven Center for Innovation Studies
    Also in CCSO Working Papers, University of Groningen, CCSO Centre for Economic Research (1999) Downloads

1998

  1. Catch Up Patterns in Newly Industrializing Economies. An International Comparison of Manufacturing Productivity in Taiwan, 1961- 1993
    Working Papers, Groningen State, Institute of Economic Research- View citations (1)
  2. Catch up patterns in newly industrializing countries: an international comparison of manufacturing productivity in Taiwan, 1961-1993
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (1)

1997

  1. Growth and Divergence in Manufacturing Performance in South and East Asia
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Groningen State, Institute of Economic Research- (1997) View citations (3)

1996

  1. On the Reliability of Unit Value Ratios in International Comparisons
    GGDC Research Memorandum, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen Downloads View citations (4)

Undated

  1. Structural Change in Advanced Nations
    Working Paper, Harvard University OpenScholar Downloads

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Functional specialisation in trade
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2019, 19, (1), 1-30 Downloads View citations (3)

2017

  1. Productivity Measurement in Global Value Chains
    International Productivity Monitor, 2017, 33, 182-193 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. THE ROLE OF RESOURCE MISALLOCATION IN CROSS-COUNTRY DIFFERENCES IN MANUFACTURING PRODUCTIVITY
    Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2017, 21, (03), 733-756 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2016

  1. The Yankees of Europe? A New View on Technology and Productivity in German Manufacturing in the Early Twentieth Century
    The Journal of Economic History, 2016, 76, (03), 874-908 Downloads
  2. Tracing Value-Added and Double Counting in Gross Exports: Comment
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (7), 1958-66 Downloads View citations (18)

2015

  1. An Illustrated User Guide to the World Input–Output Database: the Case of Global Automotive Production
    Review of International Economics, 2015, 23, (3), 575-605 Downloads View citations (399)
  2. HOW GLOBAL ARE GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS? A NEW APPROACH TO MEASURE INTERNATIONAL FRAGMENTATION
    Journal of Regional Science, 2015, 55, (1), 66-92 Downloads View citations (72)
  3. How important are exports for job growth in China? A demand side analysis
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2015, 43, (1), 19-32 Downloads View citations (14)
  4. Structural Transformation in Africa: Static Gains, Dynamic Losses
    Journal of Development Studies, 2015, 51, (6), 674-688 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  5. The Next Generation of the Penn World Table
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (10), 3150-82 Downloads View citations (479)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2014

  1. Is Mining Fuelling Long-Run Growth in Russia? Industry Productivity Growth Trends Since 1995
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2014, 60, (S2), S398-S422 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Slicing Up Global Value Chains
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2014, 28, (2), 99-118 Downloads View citations (161)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  3. The Relative Price of Services
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2014, 60, (4), 727-746 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2013

  1. Fragmentation, incomes and jobs: an analysis of European competitiveness
    Economic Policy, 2013, 28, (76), 613-661 Downloads View citations (99)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. THE CONSTRUCTION OF WORLD INPUT-OUTPUT TABLES IN THE WIOD PROJECT
    Economic Systems Research, 2013, 25, (1), 71-98 Downloads View citations (184)

2012

  1. Deconstructing the BRICs: Structural transformation and aggregate productivity growth
    Journal of Comparative Economics, 2012, 40, (2), 211-227 Downloads View citations (52)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. The dark side of creative destruction: innovation and retirement of capital
    Industrial and Corporate Change, 2012, 21, (5), 1149-1174 Downloads View citations (1)

2011

  1. Joint estimation of supply and use tables
    Papers in Regional Science, 2011, 90, (4), 863-882 Downloads View citations (24)
  2. Productivity and Economic Growth in Europe: A Comparative Industry Perspective
    International Productivity Monitor, 2011, 21, 3-23 Downloads View citations (14)
  3. Structural Change in Advanced Nations: A New Set of Stylised Facts
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2011, 113, (1), 1-29 Downloads View citations (82)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Estimating Real Production and Expenditures across Nations: A Proposal for Improving the Penn World Tables
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2009, 91, (1), 201-212 Downloads View citations (32)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Output, Input and Productivity Measures at the Industry Level: The EU KLEMS Database
    Economic Journal, 2009, 119, (538), F374-F403 Downloads View citations (389)
  3. PRODUCTIVITY CONVERGENCE ACROSS INDUSTRIES AND COUNTRIES: THE IMPORTANCE OF THEORY-BASED MEASUREMENT
    Macroeconomic Dynamics, 2009, 13, (S2), 218-240 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Chapter (2012)
    Working Paper (2009)
  4. Structural change and growth accelerations in Asia and Latin America: a new sectoral data set
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2009, 3, (2), 165-190 Downloads View citations (73)

2008

  1. Accounting for growth in retail trade: an international productivity comparison
    Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2008, 29, (1), 23-31 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Data for Productivity Measurement in Market Services: An International Comparison
    International Productivity Monitor, 2008, 16, 72-81 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Market services productivity across Europe and the US
    Economic Policy, 2008, 23, 139-194 Downloads View citations (109)
  4. The Productivity Gap between Europe and the United States: Trends and Causes
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2008, 22, (1), 25-44 Downloads View citations (195)

2007

  1. British and German Manufacturing Productivity Compared: A New Benchmark for 1935/36 Based on Double Deflated Value Added
    The Journal of Economic History, 2007, 67, (02), 350-378 Downloads View citations (21)
    Also in EconStor Open Access Articles, 2007, 350-378 (2007) Downloads View citations (16)
  2. EU KLEMS Growth and Productivity Accounts: An Overview
    International Productivity Monitor, 2007, 14, 71-85 Downloads View citations (110)
  3. International Comparisons of Industry Output, Inputs and Productivity Levels: Methodology and New Results
    Economic Systems Research, 2007, 19, (3), 343-363 Downloads View citations (11)
  4. Mind the Gap! International Comparisons of Productivity in Services and Goods Production
    German Economic Review, 2007, 8, 281-307 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  5. New Developments in Productivity Analysis within an Input-Output Framework: an Introduction
    Economic Systems Research, 2007, 19, (3), 225-227 Downloads View citations (2)
  6. Of Yeast and Mushrooms: Patterns of Industry-Level Productivity Growth
    German Economic Review, 2007, 8, 174-187 Downloads View citations (8)

2006

  1. Resurgence of employment growth in the European Union: The role of cycles and labour market reforms
    Economics Letters, 2006, 91, (1), 61-66 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Standard Errors as Weights in Multilateral Price Indexes
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 2006, 24, 366-377 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2005

  1. Does information and communication technology drive EU-US productivity growth differentials?
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2005, 57, (4), 693-716 Downloads View citations (54)
  2. ICT AND EUROPE's PRODUCTIVITY PERFORMANCE: INDUSTRY‐LEVEL GROWTH ACCOUNT COMPARISONS WITH THE UNITED STATES
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2005, 51, (4), 505-536 Downloads View citations (47)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Localized Innovation and Productivity Growth in Asia: An Intertemporal DEA Approach
    Journal of Productivity Analysis, 2005, 23, (1), 47-64 Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  4. The 'appropriate technology' explanation of productivity growth differentials: An empirical approach
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 77, (2), 517-531 Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. Purchasing Power Parities for Industry Comparisons Using Weighted Elteto–Koves–Szulc (EKS) Methods
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2003, 49, (4), 491-511 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Technological development and rates of return to investment in a catching-up economy: the case of South Korea
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 2003, 14, (4), 405-425 Downloads View citations (7)
  3. The Employment Effects of the `New Economy'. A Comparison of the European Union and the United States
    National Institute Economic Review, 2003, 184, (1), 86-98 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2002

  1. Climbing the Technology Ladder Too Fast? New Evidence on Comparative Productivity Performance in Asian Manufacturing
    Journal of the Japanese and International Economies, 2002, 16, (1), 50-72 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Is technical change directed by the supply of skills?: The case of South Korea
    Economics Letters, 2002, 76, (2), 289-293 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Measuring Embodies Technological Change in Indonesian Textiles: The Core-Machinery Approach
    Journal of Development Studies, 2002, 39, (2), 155-177 Downloads View citations (5)

2001

  1. Financial and Economic Crises in Asia
    Review of Income and Wealth, 2001, 47, (1), 125-133 Downloads
  2. The ICOP Manufacturing Database: International Comparisons of Productivity Levels
    International Productivity Monitor, 2001, 3, 44-51 Downloads View citations (2)

2000

  1. Productivity growth in Asian manufacturing: the structural bonus hypothesis examined
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 2000, 11, (4), 371-392 Downloads View citations (60)

1999

  1. Comparative productivity performance in manufacturing in South and East Asia, 1960-93
    Oxford Development Studies, 1999, 27, (1), 57-79 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Indonesia's Ascent on the Technology Ladder: Capital Stock and Total Factor Productivity in Indonesian Manufacturing, 1975-95
    Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 1999, 35, (1), 75-97 Downloads View citations (10)

Books

2013

  1. Economic Growth in Europe
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press View citations (4)
    Also in Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press (2010) View citations (60)

2000

  1. The Dynamics of Asian Manufacturing
    Books, Edward Elgar Publishing Downloads

Edited books

2016

  1. The World Economy
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

2018

  1. Measuring Bilateral Exports of Value Added: A Unified Framework
    A chapter in The Challenges of Globalization in the Measurement of National Accounts, 2018 View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2019)

2017

  1. Factor Incomes in Global Value Chains: The Role of Intangibles
    A chapter in Measuring and Accounting for Innovation in the 21st Century, 2017 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2018)

2012

  1. Europe’s Productivity Performance in Comparative Perspective: Trends, Causes and Recent Developments
    Chapter 3 in Industrial Productivity in Europe, 2012 Downloads
  2. Productivity Convergence Across Industries and Countries: The Importance of Theory-based Measurement
    Chapter 11 in Industrial Productivity in Europe, 2012 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2009)
    Journal Article in Macroeconomic Dynamics (2009)

2010

  1. ICT and Productivity Growth in Europe: An Update and Comparison with the US
    Chapter 3 in Innovation and Economic Development, 2010 Downloads

2007

  1. Purchasing Power Parities for International Comparisons of Output and Productivity in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the United States
    Chapter 7 in Productivity in Asia, 2007 Downloads

1999

  1. Prices, Quantities, and Productivity in Industry: A Study of Transition Economies in a Comparative Perspective
    A chapter in International and Interarea Comparisons of Income, Output, and Prices, 1999, pp 327-367 Downloads
 
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