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Learn about recent field-shaping research conducted by economists at the University of Minnesota.


Is U.S. Productivity Hiding Overseas?

A new working paper by Fatih Guvenen and co-authors investigates how shifting profits overseas is impacting U.S. productivity measures. "The current international accounting system allows a lot of flexibility β€” you might say too much flexibility β€” which allows companies to shift their profits to low-tax jurisdictions," said Fatih Guvenen of the research.