11/9/2009 2:52:27 PM
Update 11/9/2009: The New York Times has a nice piece today from this event. Most of the focus is on how statistics on productivity could appear rosy as a result of outsourcing.
Just came across what looks like a fascinating conference examining the effect of globalization on measurement. Unfortunately, it is happening tomorrow at the Upjohn Institute. Too bad nobody thought of doing a paper on entrepreneurship as there is likely a significant but unknown effect on how increasing globalization of companies affects the numbers of new firms reported in different countries.
Measurement Issues Arising from the Growth of Globalization; November 6-7, 2009; Washington, DC
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