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  • 24-May-2019

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    Increasing the benefits of Slovakia’s integration in global value chains

    Heavy involvement in international trade and global value chains has been an effective way for promoting Slovakia's economic and social catch-up.

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  • 24-May-2019

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    Enhancing the social integration of Roma in Slovak Republic

    Roma account for almost one-tenth of the population in the Slovak Republic. They live mostly excluded from the general population in concentrated settlements, separated neighbourhoods or ghettos.

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  • 28-September-2017

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    Enhancing advanced skills to better meet labour market demand in the Slovak Republic

    Changing labour market demand and moving up the global value chain requires high-skilled workers.

  • 18-September-2017

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    Slovakia…it’s time to invest in the future

    The Slovak Republic continues to exhibit robust economic performance. International competitiveness is strong, fiscal and financial policies are prudent, poverty and income inequality are low, and the country’s environmental footprint has improved markedly. Employment is rising, prices have been stable, and the external account is near balance.

  • 6-September-2017

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    Where should Slovakia look for workers?

    Employment and hours worked are already at the highest since independence. The unemployment rate has fallen below historical norms. Nevertheless, more qualified people are needed.

  • 7-August-2017

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    Improving the efficiency and outcomes of the Slovak health-care system

    Despite improvements over the past few decades, Slovak health outcomes remains poor compared with most other OECD countries, even after controlling for differences in per capita income and other social, cultural and lifestyle factors.

  • 21-June-2017

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    Economic Survey of the Slovak Republic 2017

    Slovakia’s economy continues to perform extremely well both in terms of macroeconomic outcomes and public finances

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  • 17-March-2017

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    Going for Growth 2017 - Slovak Republic

    This country note from Going for Growth 2017 for the Slovak Republic identifies and assesses progress made on key reforms to boost long-term growth, improve competitiveness and productivity and create jobs.

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  • 27-July-2016

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    Five years in a balloon: estimating the effects of euro adoption in Slovakia using the synthetic control method

    This method compares Slovakia’s economic performance with that of a weighted combination of comparable Central European economies that have remained outside the Euro zone.

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  • 30-April-2015

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    Spurring growth in lagging regions in the Slovak Republic

    Regional inequality in Slovakia is among the highest in the OECD and is increasing. The main reason for regional disparity is the combination of low economic growth and job creation in the eastern and central part of the country and insufficient labour mobility to the west, in particular by low-skilled workers.

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