Economic surveys and country surveillance

Latest surveys

  • Economic Survey of Korea 2016

    Korea is experiencing a spell of slower growth and low inflation. Productivity is low due to large gaps between manufacturing and services, and large companies and SMEs. Problems in the labour market raise inequality and poverty, and discourage employment.

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  • Economic Survey of Denmark 2016

    Danes enjoy high living standards and wellbeing, not the least because of the reform willingness of their governments.Yet, the economic recovery has been fragile and GDP per capita is still below its precrisis levels, although Gross National Income has received a boost from favourable term of trade developments.

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  • The Economic Consequences of Brexit: A Taxing Decision

    A UK exit (Brexit) would be a major negative shock to the UK economy, with economic fallout in the rest of the OECD, particularly other European countries.

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