UK productivity crisis

The British economy has been held back by weak productivity growth since the global economic crisis hit a decade ago. The FT examines what has been going wrong and what can be done to tackle the problem

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Construction industry has become symbol for dismal productivity record

Minnows tend to be less productive than large companies but they are growing faster

Economists examine whether inadequate competition contributes to the problem

FT analysis of employment trends since Brexit vote shows impact on economy

Slowdown in output per hour worked has many facets