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Productivity Performance in Canada, 1961 to 2005

John Baldwin

The Canadian Productivity Review from Statistics Canada, Economic Analysis Division

Abstract: This study examines Canadian productivity performance over the period 1961 to 2005. It investigates labour productivity growth and the sources of improvements therein-multifactor productivity growth, capital intensity, and skill upgrading. It also examines the contribution that productivity growth has made to economic growth, and to improvement on living standards. Finally, this study investigates the share of income going to labour, and the real hourly compensation of workers. This publication makes use of the new KLEMS database released on June 25, 2007 (http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/13-605-x/13-605-x2007005-eng.htm).

Keywords: Economic accounts; Productivity accounts (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2007-09-13
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