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Multifactor Productivity
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Concepts and Techniques of Productivity Measurement

BLS Handbook of Methods, Chapter 10 Productivity Measures: Business Sector and Major Subsectors of Methods

Hours at Work Survey. 2000. (PDF)

The Accuracy of the BLS Productivity Measures. February 1999. (PDF)

The BLS Productivity Measurement Program. March 1998. (PDF)

Productivity Measurement with Changing-Weight Indexes of Outputs and Inputs. May 1996. (PDF)

Difficulties in the Measurement of Service Outputs. March 1994. (PDF)

Labor Composition and U.S. Productivity Growth, 1948–90, BLS Bulletin 2426. December 1993. (PDF)

Hours at Work: A New Base for BLS Productivity Statistics. February 1990. (PDF)

The Impact of Research and Development on Productivity Growth, BLS Bulletin 2331. 1989. (PDF)

Trends in Multifactor Productivity, 1948–81, BLS Bulletin 2426. 1983. (PDF)

Bias in Aggregate Productivity Trends Revisited. March 2002. (PDF)

Measurement of Productivity Growth in U.S. Manufacturing. July 1995. (PDF 1.1MB)

Multifactor Productivity in the Utility Services Industries, 1948–88. May 1993. (PDF 1.1MB)

  • Data Sources and Methods for Measuring Multifactor Productivity in the Utility Services Industries. (PDF)

Multifactor Productivity in Manufacturing Industries. October 1992. (PDF)

Multifactor Productivity Measures for Three-digit SIC Manufacturing Industries, 1990–99. January 2002. (PDF)

Multifactor Productivity Trends in Manufacturing Industries, 1987–96. June 2001. (PDF)

Multifactor Productivity: Refrigeration and Heating Equipment Industry. May 1997. (PDF)

Multifactor Productivity: Cotton and Synthetic Broadwoven Fabrics. July 1995. (PDF 1.3MB)

Multifactor Productivity in the Metal Stampings Industry. May 1995. (PDF 1.3MB)

Multifactor Productivity in Household Furniture. June 1994. (PDF 1.5MB)

Multifactor Productivity in Railroad Transportation. August 1992. (PDF 1.3MB)

Multifactor Productivity in the Farm and Garden Equipment Industry. June 1991. (PDF 1.5MB)

International Comparisons

Manufacturing Multifactor Productivity in Three Countries. July 1995. (PDF 1.2MB)


Last Modified Date: October 5, 2015