Information and Communication Technologies and Productivity Growth: A Survey of the Literature
Type of work: Working Paper
Categories:e-Readiness | Economics | ICT & Information Society | ICT Infrastructure
Tags:general purpose technologies, gpt
The wealth of nations and their economic fortunes are ultimately driven by productivity. More productive workers earn higher wages and experience higher living standards than past generations. Hence, studying the driving forces behind productivity growth is an important question for researchers and policymakers alike. This paper presents a review of existing studies on dynamic, macroeconomic effects of ICT on productivity and growth.