MANUFACTURING PRICES, PRODUCTIVITY, AND LABOR COSTS IN 5 ECONOMIES

B VANARK*

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Abstract

The United States continues to surge ahead of other major industrial economies in terms of lower prices, higher levels of labor productivity, and better unit labor cost performance; while the depreciation of the dollar plays an important role, real productivity gains are important as well.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)56-72
Number of pages17
JournalMonthly Labor Review
Volume118
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul-1995

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