Whatever happened to Canada-US economic growth and productivity performance in the information age? [E-Book] / Tarek M. Harchaoui and Faouzi Tarkhani
Harchaoui, Tarek M..
Tarkhani, Faouzi.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2006
42 p.
englisch
10.1787/eco_studies-v2005-art6-en
Economics
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Some of the recent "hype" about how advances in technology are forging a "new economy" has evaporated. Interest in "dot.com" start-up companies in the US has waned with the decline in stock market valuations. Some of the more extravagant claims – in particular, that the "new economy" would see the end to recessions – have been tempered by the recent slowdown in the US economy.