First published on
16 July 2021
Economic Brief 67

Digitalisation and Beyond: The COVID-19 Pandemic and Productivity Growth in G20 Countries


This Economic Brief discusses productivity developments in G20 countries and policies to unlock productivity growth.


Gaetano D’Adamo, Maria Bianchi and Lucia Granelli, European Commission.

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Economic Brief 67. July 2021. Brussels. PDF 24pp. Tab. Graph. Bibliogr. Free.

KC-BE-21-004-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-76-29622-5 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi:10.2765/850182 (online)

JEL classification: D24, E22, F42


European Economy Economic Briefs are written by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs to inform discussion on economic policy and to stimulate debate. The views expressed in this document are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of the European Commission.


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