Is There a Trade-off Between Labour Flexibility and Productivity Growth? Some Evidence from Italian Firms

  • Federico Lucidi
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The Italian economy has been experiencing a serious slowdown of labour productivity growth since the end of the 1990s, when it started to diverge from the trend of other industrialized countries, and has become even negative in most recent years.


Productivity Growth Innovative Activity Employment Protection Human Resource Management Practice Labour Productivity Growth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fondazione Giacomo BrodoliniRomeItaly

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