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Here’s how to solve the productivity paradox

7 mins | Jul 20, 2022
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Ruchir Sharma on why the government needs to rethink its role in the economy. Some people blame the lack of productivity growth on digital distractions. But Sharma believes that there’s another explanation: more active government support has undermined creative destruction. Here, he argues that a culture of government bailouts and constant stimulus is a barrier to technological innovation and dynamism.

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