The effect of the size and mix of public spending on growth and inequality
OECD GDP growth accelerates to 0.6% in third quarter of 2016
We have always had plumbers, electricians, and lawyers who do temporary work, and are not paid by a household when they are idle. However, do new apps such as Uber or Deliveroo mean the end of the 9 to 5 job, and do these platforms need to be regulated?
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Widespread increases in inequality over the past three decades have raised the question of the distribution of the growth dividends.
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In a majority of OECD countries, GDP growth over the past three decades has been associated with growing income disparities.
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This paper delivers a broad assessment of income inequality in Denmark.
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Certain growth-promoting policies can have negative side-effects by increasing the vulnerability of economies to financial crises. Typical examples are greater openness to financial flows or more liberalised financial markets.
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This paper explores the relationship between policy settings and extreme positive and negative growth events, what we call GDP tail risks, using quantile regression methods.
Malaysia’s economy has proven resilient to global headwinds, but more can be done to boost innovation, raise productivity and shift to a more sustainable growth path that will boost living standards for all, according to two new reports from the OECD.
Composite leading indicators continue to point to stable growth momentum in the OECD area with growth gaining momentum in major emerging economies