Centre for Vocational Education Research LSE RSS Email Facebook Twitter

Abstract:

Blog
The impact of Covid-19 on technology adoption
Anna Valero and John Van Reenen
January 2021
Paper No' :


Tags: covid-19; technological change; productivity; technology; growth

Anna Valero and Professor John Van Reenen examine the evidence on technology adoption through the pandemic and what it means for the UK's future of work and productivity crisis. New evidence offers a basis for guarded techno-optimism: the positive effects of the pandemic on technology adoption probably outweigh its negative effects.