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Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Microeconomics 1993:2

By Marin N. Baily and Peter C. Reiss
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For almost thirty years, Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (BPEA) has provided academic and business economists, government officials, and members of the financial and business communities with timely research of current economic issues.

Contents Include:

Articles

BART VAN ARK and DIRK PILAT

Productivity Levels in Germany, Japan, and the United States: Differences and Causes

MARTIN NEIL BAILY

Competition, Regulation, and Efficiency in Service Industries

ROBERT Z. LAWRENCE and MATTHEW J. SLAUGHTER

International Trade and American Wages in the 1980s: Giant Sucking Sound or Small Hiccup?

RICHARD E. CAVES and MATTHEW B. KREPPS

Fat: The Displacement of Nonproduction Workers from U.S. Manufacturing Industries

BRONWYN H. HALL

Industrial Research During the 1980s: Did the Rate of Return Fall?

PAUL M. ROMER

Implementing a National Technology Strategy with Self-Organizing Investment Boards

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