Decoupling of Wage Growth and Productivity Growth? Myth and Reality

A closer look at the decoupling of wage growth and productivity growth: Pessoa and Van Reenen distinguish between ‘gross’ and ‘net’ decoupling and examine the trends of both in the US and the UK.

This report forms part of the Resolution Foundation’s work for its Commission on Living Standards. Visit the Commission’s website to find out where you stand on the income distribution.