MTI Corporate website is undergoing maintenance from 6:30pm to 7:30pm on 30 Jul 2019. Thank you for your patience.
X
A Singapore Government Agency Website
AA
A
A

A Shift-Share Decomposition Analysis of Labour Productivity Growth in Singapore

A Shift-Share Decomposition Analysis of Labour Productivity Growth in Singapore

In 2017, Singapore’s overall labour productivity, as measured by real value-added (VA) per actual hour worked (AHW), grew by 4.5 per cent, the highest recorded since the rebound year of 2010 following the Global Financial Crisis. This article examines the drivers of the strong productivity growth in 2017 using a shift-share analysis. It also traces the changes in the composition of Singapore’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth over the years, and compares our recent productivity performance with other advanced economies.

Please click here for the full article.

add HOME ABOUT US IMPROVING TRADE TRANSFORMING INDUSTRIES NEWSROOM RESOURCES LEGISLATION CAREERS
Contact Us Feedback FAQs