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Title Measuring capital in the new economy / edited by Carol Corrado, John Haltiwanger, and Daniel Sichel
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 591 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in income and wealth ; v. 65
Studies in income and wealth ; v. 65
Contents Measuring capital and technology / Carol Corrado [and others] -- New approach to the valuation of intangible capital / Jason G. Cummins -- Valuation of organization capital / Baruch Lev and Suresh Radhakrishnan -- Intangible risk / Lars Peter Hansen, John C. Heaton, and Nan Li -- Relation among human capital productivity, and market value / John M. Abowd [and others] -- Measuring organizational capital in the new economy / Sandra E. Black and Lisa M. Lynch -- Pharmaceutical knowledge-capital accumulation and longevity / Frank R. Lichtenberg -- R & D in the national income and product accounts / Barbara M. Fraumeni and Sumiye Okubo -- Communications equipment / Mark Doms -- Information-processing equipment and software in the national accounts / Bruce T. Grimm [and others] -- Growth of U.S. industries and investments in investments formation technology and higher education / Dale W. Jorgenson [and others] -- Issues in the measurement of capital services, depreciation, asset price changes, and interest rates / W. Erwin Diewert
Summary As the accelerated technological advances of the past two decades continue to reshape the United States' economy, intangible assets and high-technology investments are taking larger roles. These developments have raised a number of concerns, such as: how do we measure intangible assets? Are we accurately appraising newer, high-technology capital? The answers to these questions have broad implications for the assessment of the economy's growth over the long term, for the pace of technological advancement in the economy, and for estimates of the nation's wealth. In Measuring Capital in the New Ec
Notes Papers presented at a conference at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C, held in Apr. 2002 by the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth of the National Bureau of Economic Research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Capital investments -- Statistical methods -- Congresses.
Capital productivity -- Statistical methods -- Congresses.
Capital -- Statistical methods -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Corrado, Carol.
Haltiwanger, John C.
Sichel, Daniel E.
Conference on Research in Income and Wealth.
National Bureau of Economic Research.
ISBN 0226116123 (alk. paper)
0226116174 (electronic bk.)
9780226116129 (alk. paper)
9780226116174 (electronic bk.)