Productivity Growth, Technological Convergence, RandD, Trade, and Labor Markets : Evidence From the French Manufacturing Sector »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Tehmina S. Khan
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2006
Keywords: Total factor productivity (TFP), Research and Development (R&;amp;#x0026;D), Technological convergence, tfp, r &;amp; d, total factor productivity, growth rate, growth rates, Comparative Studies of Countries,
Total factor productivity (TFP) of 14 manufacturing sectors in France has kept up with that of the United States during 1980-2002 and remained well above that of the United Kingdom. Estimates using a dynamic panel...