Mobile commerce is a promising market both for consumers and businesses. However, consumer troubles and complaints are increasing and can sometimes become serious, including issues for minors.
Convergence is at present a key factor in developments underlying the electronic communications sector. The public can see, speak and listen using various media operating over all kinds of networks.
This paper examines the extent to which manufacturing output and employment are declining in OECD countries and explores possible causes.
This report examines the relationship between potentially offshorable employment and factors such as trade in business services and foreign direct investment.
This paper describes the compilation of these tables in the hope that this may benefit input-output compilers in national statistical offices and provide them with a better understanding of the information needed by the OECD to compile these tables in order to meet the demands of users.
This paper is primarily aimed at a non-technical audience and focuses on the applications and important policy questions that can benefit from the availability of harmonised input-output tables, such as those developed over the years by the OECD.
This paper estimates domestic productivity relationships for a sample of 16 OECD countries through probably the most general specification yet.
Ce rapport recommande que les notices d’information sur la vie privée soient brèves, simples et faciles d’utilisation afin que les informations qu’elles contiennent puissent être comprises par les utilisateurs.
This paper examines recent evidence and also reviews macroeconomic statistics related to the development of technology markets. It examines approaches to the valuation of patents and the policy initiatives undertaken by OECD countries to foster patent valuation and exploitation.
This report describes the current attempts to address cross-border enforcement challenges in the area of privacy. It highlights the need for a more global and systematic approach to cross-border privacy law enforcement co-operation.