Economic Indicators 

Destined for stagnation

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Destined for stagnation

Productivity has stopped growing. Figures next Tuesday could show that total hours worked rose a lot in the third quarter, implying that GDP per worker-hour flatlined. This would mean the rise in productivity earlier this year was just a blip.

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