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Rao, P. Someshwar (Ponugoti Someshwar) 1947-

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Works: 58 works in 178 publications in 2 languages and 1,948 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Classifications: HC120.I52, 338.060971
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Productivity issues in Canada ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five research papers on productivity identify key reasons for Canada's poor record and describe the nature of the country's productivity growth. Particular attention is given to trends and determinants, innovation, investment, global linkages, the "new economy", and social aspects of productivity. Charts and diagrams provide visual representations of the data. Contributors include economists, consultants, and scholars from North America (especially Canada) and Europe. There is no index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Les enjeux de la productivité au Canada ( file )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in French and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Canada's productivity performance by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Foreign direct investment and APEC economic integration by Ash Ahmad( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
R & D propensity and productivity performance of foreign-controlled firms in Canada by Jianmin Tang( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and French and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Governance structure, corporate decision-making and firm performance in North America by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Are Canadian-controlled manufacturing firms less productive than their foreign-controlled counterparts? by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
What explains the Canada-U.S. capital intensity gap? by P. Someshwar Rao( file )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Canada's per-capita gross domestic product (GDP) was about 15 percent below the U.S. level in 2005 and the gap widened slightly in the years that followed. The Canada-U.S. labour productivity level gap, according to many recent studies, accounted for almost the entire real income gap between the two countries. The gap in capital-labour ratio explained directly about 10 percent of the business sector labour productivity gap in 2004. The remaining 90 percent of the labour productivity gap was due to the gap in total factor productivity (TFP). The objective of this paper, using panel data on 41 industries, is to analyze the factors accounting for the Canada-U.S. TFP gap in the business sector.--Document
What explains the Canada-U.S. TFP gap? by P. Someshwar Rao( Computer File )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The objective of this paper, using panel data on 41 industries, is to analyze the factors accounting for the Canada-U.S. TFP (total factor productivity) gap in the business sector. It discusses differences in machinery and equipment (M&E) capital labour ratio, and trade openness and capacity utilization to explain the gap across industries over time
Foreign direct investment trends a Canadian perspective by Ram C Acharya( file )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Foreign direct investment (FDI) and other activities of multinational companies have increased in the 1990s and early 21st century all over the world. Available research suggests that the long term economic benefits from FDI outweigh possible short term economic adjustment difficulties in host countries, provided they have a competitive business climate and flexible and dynamic factor and product markets. The main objective of this report is to review global and Canadian trends in FDI and to identify the major factors that shape these trends, such as rules and changing economic environments. An additional focus is on the hollowing-out debate and describing the current state of play in Canada regarding the trends. The final part of the paper contains a review of the economic impacts from FDI to host economics, and then summary conclusions on the topics.--Includes text from document
Canadian-based multinationals : an analysis of activities and performance by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
An econometric analysis of labour productivity in Canadian industries by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The relative impact of wage-price controls and wage-indexation on economic growth and price stability by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Role of FDI in the Canadian economy a synthesis of empirical research by P. Someshwar Rao( file )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
This paper reviews trends in foreign direct investment (FDI) and multinational production in Canada and Canada's direct investment abroad (CDIA), and provides an assessment of their impact on the Canadian economy
Impact of Canada-U.S. free trade on the Canadian economy by Sunder Magun( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
U.S.-Canada productivity gap, scale economies, and the gains from freer trade by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Cracking Canada's productivity conundrum by P. Someshwar Rao( file )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Résumé -- The importance of productivity growth -- Canada's productivity record -- Possible reasons for Canada's poor productivity -- Emerging challenges -- Policy recommendations -- Knowledge gaps and research priorities -- Concluding remarks -- Acknowledgements -- Notes and references -- Other related IRPP publications -- About this study
Macroeconomic effects of demographic variables : evidence from CANDIDE model 2.0 by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Inter-factor substitution and total factor productivity growth : evidence from Canadian industries by P. Someshwar Rao( Book )
6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Productivity growth, economies of scale, and capacity utilization in the Canadian electric power industry : the case of Ontario Hydro by Michael J Daly( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
 
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Rao, P. S
Rao, P. S. (Ponugoti Someshwar), 1947-
Rao, P. Someshwar
Rao, Ponugoti Someswara
Rao, Ponugoti Someswara, 1947-
Rao, Someshwar
Rao, Someshwar P
Rao, Someshwar P. (Someshwar Ponugoti), 1947-
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English (93)
French (6)
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