Business & economics

Best Selling

Language

All

English (116)

French (36)

German (3)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (35)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (116)

Current year (3386)

 

Category

Delete Business & economics

 

In category

Economics (40)

Development (30)

Labor (16)

Education (12)

Taxation (9)

Industries (8)

Finance (1)

 

Publisher

Oecd (113)

 

Total Loans

All (113)

20 - 40 (113)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 116 Sorted by : 

Education and Skills for Inclusive Growth, Green Jobs and the Greening of Economies in Asia : Case Study Summaries of India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Viet Nam

by Rupert Maclean Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This book presents an overview of the main research findings and case studies concerning education and skills for inclusive growth, green jobs and the greening of economies. Focusing on India, Indonesia, Sri...


Disability, Health and Human Development

by Sophie Mitra Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This open access book introduces the human development model to define disability and map its links with health and wellbeing, based on Sen’s capability approach. The author uses panel survey data with internationally...


Language Technologies for the Challenges of the Digital Age: 27th International Conference, GSCL 2017, Berlin, Germany, September 13-14, 2017, Proceedings

by Georg Rehm (editor) Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

This open access volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 27th biennial conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology, GSCL 2017, held in Berlin, Germany, in...


The Future of Rural Youth in Developing Countries

by Collectif Oecd (June 06, 2018)

Rural youth constitute over half of the youth population in developing countries and will continue to increase in the next 35 years. Without rural transformation and green industrialisation happening fast enough...


Tax Challenges Arising from Digitalisation – Interim Report 2018

by Collectif Oecd (May 29, 2018)

This interim report of the OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework on BEPS is a follow-up to the work delivered in 2015 under Action 1 of the BEPS Project on addressing the tax challenges of the digital economy. It sets...


Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development 2018

by Collectif Oecd (May 28, 2018)

The 2030 Agenda is a universal, collective responsibility that covers all levels: global, national and territorial. To address global policy challenges in a complex and interconnected world, policy coherence...


OECD Development Co-operation Peer Reviews: Australia 2018

by Collectif Oecd (May 15, 2018)

Australia has a strong voice on the global stage. It actively and consistently advocates for the interests of small island developing states and the Pacific region and on issues such as disaster risk reduction...


Getting Skills Right: Chile

by Collectif Oecd (May 03, 2018)

This study analyses the relationship between skills and labour market outcomes in Chile with a specific focus on disadvantaged groups: youth, women and the low-skilled. It examines the proficiency of the Chilean...


Productivity and Jobs in a Globalised World

by Collectif Oecd (May 05, 2018)

This report looks at how regional policies can support productivity growth and jobs. While there has been a remarkable decline in inequality in OECD countries, inequality among regions within certain countries...


Education for a Bright Future in Greece

by Collectif Oecd (May 22, 2018)

After a decade of severe fiscal crisis also impacting education, Greece is looking ahead. Now is the time to invest effectively in education and define a forward-looking path for Greece. Building on the current...


Taxing Wages 2018

by Collectif Oecd (April 26, 2018)

This annual flagship publication provides details of taxes paid on wages in OECD countries. It covers personal income taxes and social security contributions paid by employees, social security contributions...


Private Philanthropy for Development

by Collectif Oecd (April 17, 2018)

Philanthropy’s role in advancing sustainable development attracts a lot of attention. This report calls into question long-held assumptions about the volume, nature and potential of foundations’ engagement...


Taxation of Household Savings

by Collectif Oecd (May 24, 2018)

This report provides a detailed review of the taxation of household savings in 40 OECD and partner countries. It examines the different approaches that countries take to taxing household savings, and calculates...


The Role and Design of Net Wealth Taxes in the OECD

by Collectif Oecd (April 16, 2018)

This report examines and assesses the current and historical use of net wealth taxes, defined as recurrent taxes on individual net assets, in OECD countries. It provides background on the use of wealth taxes...


Making Development Co-operation Work for Small Island Developing States

by Collectif Oecd (April 25, 2018)

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) stand at a critical juncture on their paths to sustainable development. Economic growth, human development and vulnerability indicators point to specific challenges facing...


Apprenticeship in England, United Kingdom

by Collectif Oecd (April 11, 2018)

One of a series of studies on vocational education and training, this review focuses on the apprenticeship system in England and concludes with policy recommendations.

England has launched a series of reforms...


Economic Policy Reforms 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 19, 2018)

Going for Growth is the OECD’s regular report on structural reforms in policy areas that have been identified as priorities to boost incomes in OECD and selected non-OECD countries (Argentina, Brazil, the...


Engaging Young Children

by Collectif Oecd (March 27, 2018)

The first years of life lay the foundations for a child’s future development and learning. Many countries have increased their financial support for provision of early childhood education and care (ECEC) over...


OECD Economic Surveys: Costa Rica 2018

by Collectif Oecd (April 17, 2018)

Costa Rica has achieved strong levels of well-being. However, many institutional obstacles are hampering more robust growth and the spreading of its gains more widely. Setting in motion a “virtuous cycle”...


Multi-Dimensional Review of Thailand (Volume 1)

by Collectif Oecd (April 09, 2018)

Thailand has made impressive progress over the past several decades, both in economic and social terms. Sustained strong growth and a rapidly modernising economy have turned Thailand into an upper middle-income...


Towards Better Social and Employment Security in Korea

by Collectif Oecd (March 14, 2018)

This report on Korea is the fourth country study published in a series of reports looking into how policies connect people with jobs, following reports on Australia, Slovenia and the United Kingdom. It has a...


OECD Economic Surveys: Greece 2018

by Collectif Oecd (April 30, 2018)

Greece is on track to recover from a deep depression. Reforms have gathered pace and fiscal consolidation has strengthened credibility, lowering uncertainty. Exports have led the expansion and labour market...


OECD Economic Surveys: Poland 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 19, 2018)

The Polish economy is expanding rapidly and living standards continue to rise, catching up with those in other OECD countries. To sustain this trend Poland needs to invest further in skills and infrastructure...


OECD Companion to the Inventory of Support Measures for Fossil Fuels 2018

by Collectif Oecd (February 23, 2018)

This report is concerned with policies that directly support the production or consumption of fossil fuels in OECD countries and in a selection of partner economies. It provides a useful complement to the online...


Enhancing Competitiveness in Central Asia

by Collectif Oecd (February 26, 2018)

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan have recorded impressive economic growth rates since 2000, driven mainly by the export of commodities and labour. However, the end of...


OECD Economic Surveys: Ireland 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 30, 2018)

Living standards are high in Ireland, with recent improvements underpinned by the strongest post-crisis output recovery in the OECD. The economy is projected to continue expanding over the next two years, albeit...


OECD Economic Surveys: Tunisia 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 29, 2018)

Tunisia has experienced strong economic and social progress in recent decades and, more recently, a successful democratic transition. The convergence process has slowed down, however, due to the low level of...


OECD Economic Surveys: Israel 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 11, 2018)

Israel’s economy continues to register remarkable macroeconomic and fiscal performance. Growth is strong and unemployment is low. The external surplus is comfortable, and the public debt-to-GDP ratio, already...


OECD Economic Surveys: Chile 2018

by Collectif Oecd (April 25, 2018)

The quality of life of Chileans improved significantly over the last decades, supported by a stable macroeconomic framework, bold structural reforms, such as trade and investment liberalisation, and buoyant...


OECD Economic Surveys: Brazil 2018

by Collectif Oecd (April 26, 2018)

Strong growth and remarkable social progress over the past two decades have made Brazil one of the world’s leading economies, despite the deep recession that the economy is now emerging from. However, inequality...


States of Fragility 2016

by Collectif Oecd (February 22, 2018)

The world is getting more violent, and violence is occurring in surprising places. Over the past 15 years, 3.34 billion people, or almost half of the world’s population, have been affected by violence. The...


OECD Economic Surveys: Finland 2018

by Collectif Oecd (March 01, 2018)

The Finnish economy is rebounding strongly after almost a decade of lacklustre economic performance. The revival in global growth and investment, coupled with competitiveness gains, is boosting exports. Consumption...


OECD Development Co-operation Peer Reviews: Korea 2018

by Collectif Oecd (February 28, 2018)

Korea is often cited as a leading example of how sound economic policies can drive growth and development, blazing a trail from poverty to advanced industrialisation throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Building...


Ageing and Employment Policies: United States 2018

by Collectif Oecd (January 24, 2018)

In the United States, employment rates at older ages are comparatively high at 62% among 55-64 year-olds against 59% on average in OECD countries in 2016. However, there are large disparities across population...


OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Peru 2017

by Collectif Oecd (December 22, 2017)

The Environmental Performance Review programme of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) provides independent assessments of countries’ progress in achieving their domestic and international...


How Immigrants Contribute to Developing Countries' Economies

by Collectif Oecd (January 24, 2018)

How Immigrants Contribute to Developing Countries' Economies is the result of a project carried out by the OECD Development Centre and the International Labour Organization, with support from the European Union....


Educational Opportunity for All

by Collectif Oecd (December 06, 2017)

Equitable educational opportunities can help to promote long-lasting, inclusive economic growth and social cohesion. Successful education and skills policies can empower individuals to reach their full potential...


OECD Economic Outlook, Volume 2017 Issue 2

by Collectif Oecd (December 19, 2017)

The OECD Economic Outlook is the OECD's twice-yearly analysis of the major economic trends and prospects for the next two years. The Outlook puts forward a consistent set of projections for output, employment,...


OECD Economic Surveys: Norway 2018

by Collectif Oecd (December 19, 2017)

Norway has high levels of GDP per capita and inclusiveness, helped by business dynamism, sound petroleum-wealth management and comprehensive welfare and public services. Retaining these successful outcomes will...


OECD Reviews of School Resources: Chile 2017

by Collectif Oecd (December 01, 2017)

This country review report for Chile provides, from an international perspective, an independent analysis of major issues facing the use of school resources in Chile, current policy initiatives, and possible...


Computers and the Future of Skill Demand

by Collectif Oecd (October 27, 2017)

Computer scientists are working on reproducing all human skills using artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics. Unsurprisingly then, many people worry that these advances will dramatically change...


Revenue Statistics: 1965-2016

by Collectif Oecd (November 27, 2017)

Data on government sector receipts, and on taxes in particular, are basic inputs to most structural economic descriptions and economic analyses and are increasingly used in economic comparisons. This annual...


Schools at the Crossroads of Innovation in Cities and Regions

by Collectif Oecd (October 12, 2017)

Many people would not consider schools among the most innovative institutions of modern societies. This perception is not entirely accurate, since education is innovating in many ways in order to meet the demands...


Groundwater Allocation

by Collectif Oecd (October 24, 2017)

Groundwater allocation determines who is able to use groundwater resources, how, when and where. It directly affects the value (economic, ecological, socio-cultural) that individuals and society obtain from...


Building Skills for All in Australia

by Collectif Oecd (October 07, 2017)

Australia’s overall performance in the Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC) ranges from average to very good. However, three million adults, representing one-fifth of the working age population, have low literacy...


Evidence-based Policy Making for Youth Well-being

by Collectif Oecd (October 19, 2017)

With 1.2 billion people, today’s youth population aged 15-24 represents the largest cohort ever to enter the transition to adulthood. Close to 90% of these young people live in developing countries, and the...


Greening the Blue Economy in Pomorskie, Poland

by Collectif Oecd (November 28, 2017)

As coastal area on the Baltic Sea in north-central Poland, Pomorskie faces unique challenges and opportunities associated with the transition to a green economy, a diversified economy, growing population and...


How's Life? 2017

by Collectif Oecd (November 15, 2017)

How’s Life? 2017 charts the promises and pitfalls for people’s well-being in 35 OECD countries and 6 partner countries. It presents the latest evidence from 50 indicators, covering both current well-being...


The Missing Entrepreneurs 2017

by Collectif Oecd (December 14, 2017)

The Missing Entrepreneurs 2017 is the fourth edition in a series of publications that examine how public policies at national, regional and local levels can support job creation, economic growth and social inclusion...


OECD Economic Surveys: Switzerland 2017

by Collectif Oecd (November 14, 2017)

Switzerland continues to provide its citizens with a high standard of living. The economy has shown considerable resilience, most recently to the exchange rate appreciation in 2015. Nevertheless, growth has...