The recent financial crisis has left a hole in the public finances of many countries. Yet, with the right preparation, governments may have been better placed to fund that gap. This holds lessons for future crisis resolution strategies.
The OECD and the South African government launch a centre to encourage co-operation among African debt managers and to support the development of sound practices in public debt and cash management.
Organised in Midrand, the 5th Annual Forum on African Public Debt Management focussed on current priorities relating to African public debt management and bond markets.
Discussions at this high-level international event will focus on critical aspects of the development of a financial education strategy in Indonesia and the challenges related to financial education and inclusion in South East Asia/ASEAN and APEC countries.
This event aimed to help Chile revisit its national strategy on the financial management of catastrophes in light of other OECD country experiences. Beyond Chile, discussions were of relevance to many other participating countries exposed to catastrophic risks.
This roundtable focused on the role of insurance and private pension systems in fostering economic growth, including infrastructure development, innovation, and green growth.
This seminar focused on designing defined-contribution (DC) pension plans, linking the accumulation and payout phases, designing the payout phase of pension systems and annuities and longevity risk.
Lancé en 1982, le projet sur les statistiques d'assurance de l'OCDE a pour vocation de fournir un outil important de mesure et de surveillance de l'industrie des assurances et de permettre des comparaisons inter-pays de statistiques et d'indicateurs sur les aspects clés de la couverture des risques des particuliers et des entreprises parmi les pays de l'OCDE.
OECD and the South African government have created a centre to encourage co-operation among African debt managers and to support the development of sound practices in public debt and cash management.
This conference focused on how we can help individuals improve their financial knowledge and the way they manage their personal finances.