There is currently a big debate about productivity growth. Is it as slow as it has been measured or have changes in the economy led to growing measurement errors? If slow growth is real, what causes it? I don’t claim to know but it is noticeable that periods of slow productivity growth often follow large […]
Gerald Holtham is a managing partner of Cadwyn Capital LLP and Visiting Professor at Cardiff University Business School. Gerald’s previous posts include chief international economist at Lehman Brothers, Europe, and Head of the General Economics Division at the OECD in Paris. From 1994-1998 he was the Director of the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) in London.