Information Technology and Australia’s Productivity Surge
This paper finds that the rapid update of information and communication technologies contributed to Australia’s strong productivity performance in the 1990s and the contribution to labour productivity growth was at least as strong as it was in the US. Australia generated a productivity improvement of 1.1 per cent from information and communication technology use and other factors.
|Date of creation:||19 Oct 2001|
|Note:||Type of Document - Word 97; prepared on IBM PC; to print on HP; pages: 152 ; figures: included|
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- Paul Schreyer, 2000. "The Contribution of Information and Communication Technology to Output Growth: A Study of the G7 Countries," OECD Science, Technology and Industry Working Papers 2000/2, OECD Publishing.