Is the productivity boom coming to an end? Researchers have suggested that Moore's Law - which states that computer processing power doubles every 18 months - may lead productivity to reach its limit in the next few years.

Ironically, additional gains could flow from a source many view as a potential crisis - the year-2000 computer bug.

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