U.S. Economic Performance

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The Hutchins Center Explains: Productivity slowdown

March 27, 2015, Brendan Mochoruk and David Wessel

The Hutchins Center asks three experts why productivity – output per hour of work – is growing so slowly, finding that it could reflect fallout of the Great Recession, a dearth of new investment or inadequacies of U.S. education and training.

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