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Knowing who gains and loses from regulatory reform is important for understanding the political economy of reform. Using micro-level data from 26 countries, this paper studies how regulatory reform of network industries, a policy priority in many advanced economies, influences the labour market situation of workers in network industries.
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Do flexibility-enhancing reforms imply more employment instability? Using individual-level data from harmonised household surveys for 26 advanced countries, this paper analyses the effects of product and labour market reforms on transitions in and out of employment.
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This paper presents quantitative information on labour market flows for 25 OECD countries. It uses household surveys that offer the advantage of reporting monthly transitions between employment, unemployment and economic inactivity for individuals.
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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.
Measures that enable the acquisition of new skills and reduce mismatches between the demand and supply of existing skills can boost US economic growth and make its benefits more inclusive.
Based on the OECD data from the Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC) this paper sheds light on the skills of migrants.
This working paper examines the impact of technological change on labour market outcomes since the computer revolution of the 1980s, and recent developments in digital technology – including machine learning and robotics – and their potential impacts on the future of work.
Population ageing is setting in earlier in Germany than in most other OECD economies and will be marked.