The determinants of industry-level total factor productivity in belgium april 2011 bernadette biatour, [email protected], michel dumont, [email protected], chantal kegels, [email protected] abstract - in this working paper the impact of potential determinants of total factor productiv- ity, ie the part of output that cannot be explained by the. This paper attempts to analyse the total factor productivity (tfp) growth rate in malaysia during 1971 – 2004 and to discuss factors that determine tfp growth data envelopment analysis (dea) approach is used to estimate the changes in the production frontier the malmquist productivity index has decomposed total factor. Abstract: in this paper we assess the determinants of total factor productivity (tfp ) growth in a group of developed european countries, during the period 2000- 2013 in this regard, starting from the existing literature, we considered as determinants of tfp, knowledge and technology, infrastructure development, education. Neoclassical growth accounting literature has shown that total factor productivity has a positive relationship with output based on ols estimation techniques on data for kenya between the years 2002 and 2013, this study finds that agglomeration economies, macroeconomic stability and political stability are good. Investigation of determinants of total factor productivity: an analysis of the impact of investments in telecoms on economic growth in productivity in the context of transition economies: 104018/ijtd2014010103: the limited resources of transition economies (te) accentuate the need for formulating effective and efficient.
Downloadable using a panel of tunisian manufacturing firms observed over the 1998â€“2006 period, the purpose of this paper was to decompose the total factor productivity (tfp) growth into technological progress and changes in technical efficiency taking advantage of the dea-based malmquist productivity index. Sustainable agricultural development calls not only for output expansion through increasing inputs but also enhancement of total factor productivity growth (tfpg) india, with 121 billion people is the second most populous country in the world in 2001, almost 57 percent of the working population was engaged in. Abstract this study explores the effects of macroeconomic factors on total factor productivity (tfp) in 34 sub-saharan african countries for the period 1980-2002 the econometric analysis shows that external debt is negatively and significantly related to tfp other factors that have significant negative effect include inflation. This article examines the determinants of total factor productivity (tfp) in nigeria over the period 1970–2009 using error correction model (ecm), impulse- response functions and variance decompositions, the results show that in the long run, human capital, trade openness and inflation have a significant negative impact.
Key search terms are “total factor productivity,” “economic growth,” and “ determinants” we filter papers based on abstracts and main texts by choosing ones that focus on developing as well as developed countries and present a quantitative relationship between productivity and its determinants of interest. Page 1 determinants of total factor productivity the solow model identified technological progress or improvements in total factor productivity (tfp) as the key determinant of growth in the long run, but did not provide any explanation of what determines it in these notes, we discuss one interpretation of what is meant by. Investigation of determinants of total factor productivity: an analysis of the impact of investments in telecoms on economic growth in productivity in the context of transition economies. Determinants of total factor productivity in pakistan ahmed, qazi masood and hyder, kalim (2007): determinants of total factor productivity in pakistan published in: working papers/research report 68 (june 2007).
Abstract in this study, i analyse total factor productivity (tfp) and its determinants in chinese industrial firms the results from the system-gmm estimation indicate the existence of increasing returns to scale and a positive impact on firms' tfp arising from technological change moreover, the following. Of the imf or imf policy working papers describe research in progress by the author and are published to elicit comments and to further debate this paper studies the main determinants of total factor productivity (tfp) growth using principal component analysis and a dynamic panel data model and, through a case study. Downloadable the role of productivity in accelerating the pace of economic growth is well recognized in economic literature and this paper shows that pakistan's case is no exception the purpose of the paper was also to see the effect of government fiscal policy, monetary policy and other economic measures on tfp. The determinants of total factor productivity in the eu: insights from sectoral data and common dynamic processes by agnieszka gehringer a, inmaculada martinez-zarzoso a,b flicitas nowak-lehmann danzigera abstract this paper examines the development of total factor productivity (tfp) and the drivers of tfp.
This paper employs directional distance function (ddf) and the global malmquist –luenberger (gml) productivity index to measure the green total factor productivity (gtfp) growth of china's 36 industrial sectors from 2000 to 2014 based on this, this paper ascertains the determinants of gtfp from the. Macro determinants of total factor productivity growth of agriculture in pakistan asghar ali, khalid mushtaq, muhammad ashfaq, abedullah, and pj dawson the role of productivity in accelerating the pace of economic growth is well recognized in the literature. Institutions and other determinants of total factor productivity in sub-saharan africa david fadiran∗and olusegun a akanbi† october 4, 2017 abstract the primacy of factors of production, such as labour and capital, over total factor productivity (tfp) in stimulating economic growth, has long been a contentious.
As japan's birthrate declines and its society ages, governmental policies need to improve the productivity of regional economies in order to sustain regional growth this study examines social overhead capital and population agglomeration as drivers of total factor productivity (tfp) growth in japan.
Downloadable the primacy of factors of production, such as labour and capital, over total factor productivity (tfp) in stimulating economic growth, has long been a contentious subject in discussions on the underlying causes of economic growth while the roles of labour and capital have been exhaustively explored, tfp. Period 1994–2006 and performing unit root and cointegration tests in the panel data framework the paper finds that human capital, trade and fdi are the significant determinants of total factor productivity, but their importance varies with technological levels of provinces these findings have important policy implications. The determinants of total factor productivity: the high-performing asian economies revisited arlene locsin garces ozanne a thesis submitted for the degree of doctor of philosophy of the university of otago, dunedin new zealand july 2001. The total factor productivity debate: determinants of economic growth in east asia edward k y chen this survey article examines the recent studies of technological change or total factor productivity (tfp) as a source of growth in east asian economies the major objective of the paper is to show that in the end the.