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A “Banque de France” study shows that lower productivity in advanced countries is (among other factors) due to rigidities in the job market. Would more jobs benefit from technology if the job market was more flexible ?

 

Bergeaud A, Cette G, Lecat R, The RĂ´le Of Production Factor Quality and Technology Diffusion in 20th Century Productivity Growth

http://www.coe-rexecode.fr/public/Analyses-et-previsions/Veille-documentaire/Document-de-la-semaine/Le-role-de-la-productivite-et-de-l-emploi-dans-l-evolution-du-PIB-par-habitant-dans-les-principaux-pays-avances-Bergeaud-Cette-Lecat