Evidence from Canadian Industries

  title={Evidence from Canadian Industries},
  author={Wulong Gu and Weimin Wang},
ABOUR PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH ACCELERATED in the Canadian business sector after 1995. Our analysis shows that the rise in multi-factor productivity (MFP) growth was the main contributing factor. Information technologies (IT) made little direct contribution to the labour productivity growth revival through capital deepening. However, our results show that IT use is linked to the MFP growth acceleration through IT-induced organizational innovation and network or spillover effects. Our results also… CONTINUE READING

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