Maintaining high participation and employment in the face of the recent recession and a rapidly ageing population are major challenges for policy makers in Finland.
The deep scars of the crisis can be relieved through appropriate policy action, particularly in competition, jobs, taxes and financial services. This would bolster long-term growth too.
William White, Chair, OECD Economic and Development Review Committee on tackling imbalances and avoiding another crisis.
The project identified key barriers to SME development in selected Serbian regions and explored the relationship between central government policy and actions supporting SME development at the local level.
Brazil has recently delivered remarkable performance in economic, social and financial terms. However, Brazil still needs to address longer-term challenges to continue to bolster the economy’s growth potential and close the gap in living standards in relation to the OECD area at a faster pace.
The transition paths from plan to market have varied markedly across countries.
English, , 1,162kb
Special Chapter from Economic Outlook 87, May 2010
The OECD Factbook is the best-selling, innovative title from the OECD. It provides a global overview of today’s major economic, social and environmental indicators, presenting them clearly and concisely, and in a range of user-friendly formats.
The integration of the children of immigrants – both those born in the host country (the "second generation") and those who arrived young enough to be educated in the host country – is of growing policy relevance for OECD countries. This technical seminar proceedings sheds light on the issues involved in the labour market integration of the children of immigrants, and discusses policy answers and good practices.
Il Centro OCSE LEED di Trento, in collaborazione con la Scuola sullo Sviluppo Locale dell’Università di Trento organizza una tavola rotonda sul tema: “1989-2010 due decenni di trasformazione nella nuova Europa: scelte e traiettorie di sviluppo”, venerdì 4 giugno 2010 alle ore 15:00.