Specific country notes have been prepared using data from the database OECD Health Statistics 2015, July 2015 version. The notes are available in PDF format.
Mr. Gurría hosted H.E. Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile, during her visit to the OECD on Tuesday 9 June 2015, coinciding with the 5th anniversary of Chile’s accession to the OECD.
In a boost for international efforts to strengthen co-operation against offshore tax evasion, seven new countries have joined the agreement to exchange information automatically under the OECD/G20 standard.
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La calidad del sistema educacional de hoy es la base para la prosperidad económica y social del país de mañana.
This OECD report presents market studies practices in the six Latin America countries and provides areas for improvement on how to improve their legal and institutional set-up based on competition agencies’ practices.
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The quality of an education system today shapes the economic and social prosperity of the country tomorrow. Chile has embarked on wide-ranging reform to improve the quality and equity of its education system on several fronts, including early childhood education and care (ECEC), school funding, student selection, school governance, teacher career pathways, vocational education and training (VET) and tertiary education.
Merger control constitutes an essential component of an effective competition system. This in-depth study of Chile’s merger control regime assesses the main existing issues in the current system and provides suggestions for improvement based on OECD and international standards.
The paper discusses a number of policies that could help to make the Chilean labour market more inclusive and broaden the benefits of growth. These include expanding childcare, promoting a more flexible labour market and strengthening education and skills policies, among others.
Biographical note of Chile's Permanent Representative to the OECD.
The average worker in Chile faced a tax burden on labour income (tax wedge) of 7.0% in 2013 compared with the OECD average of 35.9%. Chile had the lowest tax burden of the 34 OECD member countries in this respect.