Global Productivity: Trends, Drivers and Policies

14/09/2020

Speaker: Alistair Dieppe from the World Bank presentation on his recent paper which presents the first comprehensive analysis of the evolution and drivers of productivity growth, examines the impact of COVID-19 on productivity, and presents a wide-range of policies needed to rekindle productivity growth.

The Panel:

Tim Ng - NZ Treasury - Deputy Secretary & Chief Economic Adviser. 
Dr Patrick Nolan - Productivity Commission Director | Economics and Research
Paul Conway - Economist at Bank of New Zealand

You can find the slides here. (2MB)