The Effects of Export, Technical Change and Markup on Total Factor Productivity Growth: Evidence from Singapore's Electronics Industry

Harry Bloch, Sam Hak-Kan Tang

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Abstract

This paper illustrates a new technique to measure the effect of export demand on the conventional TFP growth index at the industry level. We apply the technique to Singapore’s electronics industry and find that rapid growth in exports accounts for most of the TFP growth in this industry.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUWA Business School
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Publication series

NameEconomics Discussion Papers
No.29
Volume5

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