Global and Regional Productivity and Economic Growth: The Fifth World KLEMS Conference. Dale Jorgenson, June 2018, Paper, “This issue of the International Productivity Monitor includes a selection of papers presented at the Fifth World KLEMS Conference, held at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, on June 4-5, 2018.2 The World KLEMS Initiative was established at Harvard at the First World KLEMS Conference, held at the Kennedy School of Government in 2010.3 Five World KLEMS Conferences have discussed data on capital (K) and labour (L) services, as well as inputs and outputs of energy (E), materials (M), and services (S) for more than forty countries. These have been grouped into three major regions— EU (European Union) KLEMS, LA (Latin America) KLEMS, and Asia KLEMS.Link