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Sectoral energy- and labour-productivity convergence

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  • Peter Mulder

    (CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis)

  • Henri de Groot

    (CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis)

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This paper provides an empirical analysis of convergence patterns for energy- and labour-productivity developments at a detailed sectoral level for 14 OECD countries, covering the period 1970-1997.

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  • Peter Mulder & Henri de Groot, 2003. "Sectoral energy- and labour-productivity convergence," CPB Discussion Paper 23.rdf, CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis.
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