Journal Article

Manufacturing productivity and high-tech investment

Abstract: This article examines the theoretical and statistical connections between the productivity upsurge in U.S. manufacturing in the 1980s and manufacturing investment in computers and other forms of high-tech equipment.

Keywords: Manufactures; Labor productivity; High technology industries; Capital investments;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Part of Series: Quarterly Review

Publication Date: 1992

Volume: 17

Issue: Sum

Pages: 39-47