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Dortmund/Brussels Position Paper on Workplace Innovation, August 2012

Older EANPC documents

Article by Tony Hubert (former EANPC Secretary General), "European Productivity Movement", August 2006
Report on the 1st European Productivity Conference (Espoo), "Further and Higher in Productivity", September 2006


Articles written by Tony Hubert (former EANPC Secretary General) for a special feature, called p-Watch, of APO News - the news bulletin of the Asian Productivity Organisation. p-Watch looks at trends in the productivity movement from the perspective of an expert or practitioner.

Low-carbon Productivity, February 2010
France's agile ANACT, August 2009
The Netherland's Social Innovation, April 2009
Austria's productivity successor body: WIFI, September 2008
The Luxembourg Productivity Centre: 50 years old, December 2007
Italy's Veneto Productivity Centre, July 2007
The Slovak Productivity Center, April 2007
The Turkish Productivity Center, November 2006
The Cyprus Productivity Centre, May 2006
The "Finnish Productivity Centre", December 2005
Germany's Productivity Center in 2005, September 2005
Productivity and the Press, May 2005
Quo vadis European productivity?, June 2004
Protectionism and Productivity, February 2004
Attitudes Toward Work and Productivity, November 2003
Welfare versus Productivity, August 2003
Oldies' Productivity, May 2003
Eastern Europe's productivity challenges, December 2002
Productivity or profits, October 2002
European business productivity today, July 2002
The Euro and Productivity, May 2002
Improving National Performance, Jan. 2002
Government's Role, Aug. 2001
Competition - Driving Force for Productivity Increase, March 2001
Permanence and Flexibility, Dec. 2000
Lessons from Small European Countries, Sept. 2000

Productivity Watch, May 2000

Productivity basics

Griliches, Zvi 1995: The Discovery of the Residual: A Historical Note. Cambridge, MA: NBER National Bureau of Economic Research. (Working Paper 5348)

Lévi-Strauss, Claude 2001 [1983]: Productivité et condition humaine. Ètudes rurales, nos. 159-160, pp. 129-144

Prokopenko, Joseph (ed.) 1999: Productivity promotion organizations: evolution and experience. Geneva: ILO

Syverson, Chad 2010: What Determines Productivity? Cambridge, MA: University of Chicago – Department of Economics; NBER National Bureau of Economic Research. (NBER Working Paper No. w15712)

Boulat, Régis 2007: The I.L.O. contributions in the field of productivity after the Second World War. Paper presented to EBHA [European Business History Association] 11th Annual Conference, held at the University of Geneva, 13-15 September, 14 pp.

ILO International Labour Organization 1953
Practical Methods of Increasing Productivity in Manufacturing Industries. International Labour Review, vol. LXVII, no. 4.

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001
Measuring Productivity. Measurement of Aggregate and Industry-Level Productivity Growth. OECD Manual. Paris: OECD.

Boel, Bent 2003: The European Productivity Agency and Transatlantic Relations, 1953-1961. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press.

Kleinschmidt, Christian 2008
Entwicklungshilfe für Europa. Die European Productivity Agency und das US Technical Assistance and Productivity Program. [Themenportal Europäische Geschichte]

Knortz, Heike 2010
Die Entwicklung des modernen Begriffs von der Arbeitsproduktivität. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der deutschen Betriebswirtschaftslehre. Zeitschrift für Unternehmensgeschichte, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 31-51. [with an English abstract]

Abramovitz, Moses 1956
Resource and Output Trends in the United States since 1870. Cambridge, MA: National Bureau for Economic Research. (Occasional Paper 52).
Reprinted from the American Economic Review, Vol. 46, May, pp. 5-23.