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Can Technology Improvements Cause Productivity Slowdowns?

In: NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1996, Volume 11

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  • Andreas Hornstein & Per Krusell, 1996. "Can Technology Improvements Cause Productivity Slowdowns?," NBER Chapters, in: NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1996, Volume 11, pages 209-276, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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