Policy Briefs


  • 22-September-2014

    English, PDF, 702kb

    Fighting Bribery in International Business

    Bribery is a threat to good governance, sustainable economic development, democracy and people’s welfare. The corrosive effects of bribery can spread across borders, affecting economies and societies everywhere. The ability to address bribery, both domestically and internationally, is impaired by a lack of transparency, accountability and integrity in the public and private sectors.

  • 16-September-2014

    English, PDF, 659kb

    Taxing Multinational Enterprises: Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) II

    The September 2014 update on the BEPS Action Plan, including the delivery of the first set of measures from the BEPS Project as well as enhanced engagement with developing countries.

  • 8-September-2014

    English, PDF, 509kb

    Taxing Multinational Enterprises: Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)

    BEPS strategies often take advantage of the interaction between the tax rules of different jurisdictions, so only an internationally co-ordinated effort can effectively respond to this issue. The BEPS Action Plan is based on three core principles: coherence, substance and transparency, and sets forth 15 actions to fundamentally change the rules for the taxation of cross-border profits.

  • 11-June-2012

    English, , 8,030kb

    International Capital Mobility: Which Structural Policies Reduce Financial Fragility? OECD Economic Policy Papers, No. 2

    International capital mobility: Which structural policies reduce financial fragility? OECD Economic Policy Papers, No. 2

  • 19-May-2011

    English, , 423kb

    Capital Flows, Economics Department Policy Note No. 6

    Increased international capital flows can support long-term income growth through a better international allocation of saving and investment.

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  • 18-mai-2011

    Français, , 517kb

    L’impact des réformes structurelles sur les déséquilibres des balances courantes

    À l'échelle mondiale, les déséquilibres des balances courantes se sont sensiblement creusés dans les années qui ont précédé la crise économique.

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  • 15-mars-2011

    Français, , 423kb

    Les effets de la hausse des prix du pétrole sur l’activité économique et l’inflation

    Note de politique économique no.4 du Département des Affaires Économiques

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  • 27-mai-2010

    Français, , 428kb

    La politique économique contra-cyclique - Les principaux enseignements

    Dans de nombreux pays de l’OCDE, la récente crise économique a tendu les cadres d’action publique à un point proche de la rupture. De récents travaux de l’OCDE ont examiné l’interaction des politiques avec le cycle économique au fil du temps et lors de la crise récente.

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  • 18-septembre-2001

    Français, , 90kb

    Le déliement de l’aide aux pays les moins avancés

    The DAC High Level Meeting in April 2001 adopted a Recommendation on untying aid to the least developed countries. This Policy Brief sets out the background to this agreement. Since its creation in 1961, the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) has discussed ways to improve the effectiveness of its Members' aid efforts. One major issue has been whether aid should be freely available to buy goods and services from all countries

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  • 1-July-2001

    Japanese, , 496kb

    Untying Aid to the Least Developed Countries

    The DAC High Level Meeting in April 2001 adopted a Recommendation on untying aid to the least developed countries. This Policy Brief sets out the background to this agreement. Since its creation in 1961, the OECD Development Assistance Committee ...

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