Productivity and Economic Performance: An Overview of the Issues

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This study provides a non-technical overview of the issues surrounding the debate about productivity and discusses why productivity growth is essential if Canadians want a high and rising standard of living. Productivity refers to the efficiency with which an economy transforms inputs (capital and labour) into outputs (goods and services).

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