National Productivity Week 27th January 2025 | Visit Website

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leading experts, policymakers
and practitioners

The Institute’s key research themes
are led by ten academic partners
spread across the UK.

We’re a UK-wide research
organisation exploring what
productivity means for business

Businesses are crucial to solving
the UK’s productivity problems.

Global and European Productivity Outlook 2023-2030

What do we know about where productivity is heading? What will happen to productivity in the UK, around Europe, and even around the world? This episode takes a forward-looking perspective on future productivity and what needs to be done to realise that productivity potential. What policy changes can be made and what measures can businesses implement to improve the productivity outlook.

Host Professor Bart van Ark is joined by:

  • Catherine Mann, External member of the Monetary Policy Committee at the Bank of England
  • Kitty Ussher, Chief Economist at the Institute of Directors
  • Klaas de Vries, Senior Economist at the Conference Board

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