There is widespread policy interest in entrepreneurship, including within the OECD. Researchers argue about the link between entrepreneurship and growth, but everyone wants entrepreneurship even if the link to growth is not clear. Therefore, the Statistics Directorate has undertaken a study to explore the need for, and feasibility of, international indicators regarding entrepreneurship.This paper presents the Report resulting from the
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En mai 2004, la division des statistiques économiques à court terme (STES) a procédé à un changement de méthode de raccordement de séries temporelles, de la première période commune à la première année commune, pour 470 indicateurs économiques à court terme (indices de prix, indicateurs du marché du travail, indicateurs réels et financiers.L’objectif de ce rapport est d’analyser l’impact de ce changement de méthode de raccordement sur
This Meeting of the OECD Expert Group on Statistical Data and Metadata Exchange (SDMX) hass been held in Geneva on 10-11 May 2007.
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The OECD has developed CLIs for the major six OECD non-member economies (Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russian Federation and South Africa) monitored by the organisation and six recently new OECD member countries (Korea, New Zealand, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovak Republic). CLIs for above countries were released for the first time in April 2006. This technical paper which outlines the procedures used for compiling the
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The OECD has developed CLIs for the major six OECD non-member economies (Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russian Federation and South Africa) monitored by the organisation and six recently new OECD member countries (Korea, New Zealand, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovak Republic). This article summarises this work and a technical paper which outlines the procedures used for compiling the CLIs for the 12 new countries can be
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Following the publication of several studies on estimates of the underground economy, the international organisations that co-signed the well known "SNA 93" drafted this official declaration.
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Le concept de développement durable englobe trois dimensions du bien-être – économique, environnementale et sociale – unies par un jeu de synergies et d’arbitrages complexes. Cette édition des Cahiers statistiques fait le point sur les progrès accomplis en matière d’élaboration d’indicateurs du développement durable et décrit certains des défis qui restent à relever.
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The International Producer Price Index Manual (PPI Manual) published by the IMF in 2004, constituted a landmark for international standards on price measurement and contains detailed, comprehensive information for the compilation of producer price indices as well as an extensive coverage of the conceptual and theoretical issues. This Methodological Guide is a complement to the PPI Manual in two ways: it focuses on service-specific
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Difference between the rate of change of output and the rate of change of total inputs. Presented as index and as a rate of change. Price indices for information and communication technology assets are those published by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, corrected for overall inflation.
Sources and Definitions provides a brief summary outline of current national practices for each country for which data are published in MEI. Information is published under four broad headings: definition, coverage, collection and calculation. This publication also outlines the conceptual basis of a range of methodological issues relevant to the presentation of statistics in MEI.