Knowledge capital

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Knowledge capital

The institutional structure of research in the UK seems not to provide the coordination necessary for success, particularly in high technology and high value-added areas. There is a need to better understand and measure the impact knowledge capital and other types of intangible capital created by the public and private sectors on productivity.

Theme lead

Professor Diane Coyle


Dr Chander Velu

Professor Vasco Carvalho Professor of Macroeconomics, Director of Cambridge-INET, University of Cambridge

Professor Richard Jones

Theme Paper

The idea of productivity

Recent Publications

P. Goodridge, J. Haskel, H. Edquist

We See Data Everywhere Except in the Productivity Statistics
D. Coyle, A. Muhtar

You’re not speaking my language: policy discontinuity and coordination gaps between the UK’s national economic strategies and its place-based policies.

D. Coyle, J. Mei

Diagnosing the UK Productivity Slowdown: Which Sectors Matter and Why?