Cyclical Behavior of Productivity in the Machine Tool Industry
Monthly Labor Review Volume 104, Number 11,
Productivity growth was slow during 1958-80, partly because of the industry's tendency to retain skilled workers during cyclical downturns; computers and other electronic equipment aided production, but diffusion of such innovations has been slow. (Author)
Duke, J. & Brand, H. (1981). Cyclical Behavior of Productivity in the Machine Tool Industry. Monthly Labor Review, 104(11), 27-34.