Working Papers


  • 24-January-2011

    English

    The GDP impact of reform: a simple simulation framework

    This paper presents a framework to assess the impact of a wide range of structural policy reforms on GDP per capita at various horizons by linking together previous empirical studies mostly carried out by the OECD.

  • 18-January-2011

    English

    Improving the flexibility of the Dutch housing market to enhance labour mobility

    The housing market figures among the main determinants of labour mobility, as households seldom make employment and housing decisions independently of each other.

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  • 18-January-2011

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    Making the Dutch pension system less vulnerable to financial crises

    The Dutch occupational pension system has been successful in securing high asset accumulation to fund generous pension promises.

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  • 17-December-2010

    English

    Product market regulation and competition in China

    The extent of competition in product markets is an important determinant of economic growth in both developed and developing countries.

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  • 16-December-2010

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    Real house prices in OECD countries: the role of demand shocks and structural and policy factors

    This paper analyses the factors influencing the level and volatility of real house prices in a panel of OECD countries over the period 1980-2005.

  • 9-December-2010

    English

    Regulatory reforms to unlock long–term growth in Turkey

    In the 2000s, Turkey has enjoyed rapid catching–up. This was possible despite the adverse business environment, as the semi–formal and informal economy had a significant contribution to the expansion of the private sector.

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  • 9-December-2010

    English

    After the crisis: mitigating risks of macroeconomic instability in Turkey

    Turkey is recovering from a severe recession. Once growth gains full speed, the authorities will likely face the challenge of widening external imbalances and of ensuring a smooth functioning of the financial markets.

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  • 2-December-2010

    English

    The impact of structural policies on saving, investment and current accounts

    This paper explores the impact of structural policies on saving, investment, and current accounts in OECD and non-OECD economies. Since the current account effects of structural reforms are often complex and ambiguous from a theoretical perspective, new OECD empirical analysis is carried out.

  • 2-December-2010

    English

    A simple model of the relationship between productivity, saving and the current account

    This paper uses a simple dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model to explore the qualitative impact of productivity shocks on current account positions via their impact on the saving behaviour of households.

  • 3-November-2010

    English

    Trade linkages in the OECD trade system

    This paper describes the sources and methods used to construct the trade matrices of the OECD trade system.

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