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Bloom, N. and J. Van Reenen (2006), “Measuring and explaining management practices across firms and countries”, NBER working paper 12216.

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Claus and Li (2003), “New Zealand Production Structure: An International Comparison”, New Zealand Treasury Working Paper 03/16.

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Law, D. and N. McLellen (2005), “The Contributions from Firm Entry, Exit and Continuation to Labour Productivity Growth in New Zealand”, New Zealand Treasury Working Paper 05/01.

Mason, G. and M. Osborne (2007), “Productivity, Capital-Intensity and Labour Quality at Sector Level in New Zealand and the UK”, New Zealand Treasury Working Paper 07/01.

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