Productivity Puzzles Episode 3: Productivity in healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic
In this episode, host Professor Bart van Ark talks to Professor Diane Coyle and Kaya M. Dreesbeimdiek from the University of Cambridge who co-authored a recent paper on productivity in the National Health Service during the Covid-19 pandemic, with insight from Dr. Jennifer Dixon, chief executive of The Health Foundation. They discuss how we measure health productivity, what has happened to health productivity during the COVID-19 pandemic and ask how we rebuild a resilient health care sector to enable higher productivity in an uncertain environment.
- Read the working paper Productivity in UK healthcare during and after the Covid-19 pandemic by Professor Diane Coyle, Kaya M. Dreesbeimdiek and Annabel Manley.
- Download a transcript of the recording