The 2015 edition introduces more detailed analysis of participation in early childhood and tertiary levels of education. The report also examines first generation tertiary-educated adults’ educational and social mobility, labour market outcomes for recent graduates, and participation in employer-sponsored formal and/or non-formal education.
There are now 43 adherents to the OECD Declaration on Green Growth. Peru has joined Lithuania, Costa Rica, Colombia, Croatia, Latvia, Morocco, Tunisia, as well as OECD members in having adhered to the declaration. Latest reports are now available on Brazil, Zambia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Korea and Latvia.
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Although expenditure on pharmaceuticals in Ireland fell over the past few years, it still remains well above the OECD average.
This database provides information on environmentally related taxes, fees and charges, tradable permit systems, deposit refund systems, environmentally motivated subsidies and voluntary approaches used in environmental policy in OECD member countries and a number of other countries. Developed in co-operation between the OECD and the European Environment Agency.
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This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2015.
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Business lending in Ireland has still not recovered to pre-crisis levels. Credit conditions remain tight, and interest rates high by Euro area standards, especially for small firms.
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Stronger innovation is imperative for Ireland to support future productivity growth, job creation and higher living standards.
It goes without saying that the world in the 2060s will be a very different place. Our long-range simulations suggest that if we follow ‘business as usual’ our societies will be older, our climate will be warmer, and as a result of both, economic growth will be slower, ramping up pressure on public finances.
La ferme volonté d’engager des réformes et d’instaurer un environnement propice aux entreprises a permis à l’Irlande de renouer avec une expansion économique solide, qui donne aux pouvoirs publics les moyens de panser les plaies de la crise, d’après la dernière Étude économique de l’Irlande publiée par l’OCDE.
L'Irlande a réussi à surmonter une grande crise économique. Le retour à l'emploi des chômeurs de longue durée est la clé pour étendre plus largement les bénéfices de la reprise. L'Irlande peut faire davantage pour faciliter la migration qualifiée.