Social policies and data

Recent OECD Economic Surveys of interest

 

1. Sickness/Disability related

2. Other social/employment related issues
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1. Sickness/Disability related

Round 1 (2006)

Norway / Norvège

2007 - Chapter 4: How can labour market performance be improved?
2005 - Chapter 3: Long term sustainability of the pension and welfare system
2004 - Chapter 2: Fiscal Reform

Poland / Pologne

2006 - Chapter 3: Achieving fiscal sustainability
2004 - Chapter 3: Policies to raise employment

Switzerland / Suisse

2006 - Chapter 3: Reforming welfare programmes and raising the efficiency of government interventions

Round 2 (2007)

Australia / Australie

2006 - Chapter 6: Improving incentives to work

Spain / Espagne

2007 - Chapter 3: Medium and long-term fiscal issues

United Kingdom / Royaume-Uni

2005 - Chapter 6: From incapacity to rehabilitation and employment

Round 3 (2008)

Denmark / Danemark

2008 - Chapter 5: Chapter 5: Health: a major fiscal challenge

2006 - Chapter 2: Raising labour supply to safeguard welfare

Finland / Finlande

2008 - Chapter 5: A better functioning labour market

2006 - Chapter 3: Restrict early retirement to make pension reform a success

Netherlands / Pays-Bas

2008 - Chapter 3: Coping with labour shortages: How to bring outsiders back to the labour market?

2004 - Chapter 4: Increasing labour force participation

 

2. Other social/employment related issues

 

Austria / Autriche

2007 - Chapter 3: Overcoming labour market segmentation

Belgium / Belgique

2007 - Chapter 3: Labour market reforms to boost employment

Canada

2006 - Chapter 5: Social policies: from social welfare to social development

Czech Republic / République tchèque

2008 - Chapter 3: Tackling labour and skill shortages

2006 - Chapter 2: Ensuring fiscal sustainability: Assessing recent proposals for pension reform

Denmark / Danemark

2008 - Chapter 3: Promoting employment and inclusiveness

Finland / Finlande

2006 - Chapter 2: Ensuring fiscal sustainability in the face of imminent ageing

2006 - Chapter 5: Active and passive labour market measures and the employment target

France

2007 - Chapter 2: Combating poverty and social exclusion 
2007 - Chapter 4: Coping with demographic ageing   

Germany / Allemagne

2008 - Chapter 3: Maintaining the reform drive to make labour market improvements more lasting

Hungary / Hongrie

2008 - Reforms for Stability and Sustainable Growth - Chapter 5: Reforms for Stability and Sustainable Growth: An OECD Perspective on Hungary - Chapter 5 - Employment and Social Policies: Making Formal Employment More Attractive

2007 - Chapter 4: Improving reconciliation between work and family

Greece / Grèce

2005 - Chapter 4: Raising labour force participation and employment rates

Ireland / Irlande

2008 - Chapter 5: Setting the pension system on the right track

2006 - Chapter 6: Chapter 6: Removing obstacles to employment for women

Italy / Italie

2005 - Chapter 5: Human capital and the labour market

Japan / Japon

2008 - Chapter 6: Reforming the labour market to cope with increasing dualism and population ageing

2006 - Chapter 4: Income inequality, poverty and social spending

Korea / Corée

2007 - Chapter 5: Public social spending in the context of rapid population ageing

2005 - Chapter 5: The labour market: enhancing flexibility and raising participation

Luxembourg

2006 - Chapter 3: Improving employment prospects of resident workers

Mexico / Mexique

2007 - Chapter 5: Creating more and better jobs and reducing poverty

The Netherlands / Les Pays-Bas

2008 - Chapter 4: Increasing working hours: Helping reconcile work and family

New Zealand / Nouvelle-Zélande

2007 - Chapter 1: Raising New Zealand's living standards38417645

2007 - Chapter 2: Public pensions and retirement savings

Norway / Norvège

2007 - Chapter 4: Reforms to boost labour supply

Portugal

2008 - Chapter 4: Improving the functioning of the labour market

2006 - Chapter 5: Creating a More Dynamic Business Environment and Improving the Functioning of the Labour Market

Slovak Republic / République slovaque

2007 - Chapter 2: Improving employment prospects: building on past reforms

Sweden / Suède

2007 - Chapter 3: Making employment inclusive - for immigrants and natives alike

Turkey / Turquie

2007 - Chapter 4: Making the pension system less of an obstacle to formalisation

United Kingdom / Royaume-Uni

2007 - Chapter 3: Improving work prospects for the least skilled

United States / États-Unis

2007 - Chapter 2: Potential employment

2005 - Chapter 5: Labour market issues

 

Accession countries

Chile / Chili

2005 - Chapter 5: Making better use of labour resources

Estonia / Estonie

Israel /

Russia / Russie

Slovenia / Slovénie

 

 

BIICS:

Brazil / Brésil

2006 - Chapter 4: Improving labour utilisation

India

Indonesia

China

South Africa / Afrique du sud

2008 - Chapter 3: Realising South Africa's employment potential

 

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Related Documents

 

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