This book presents the results of a peer review of France's environmental policies and programmes. It systematically looks at environmental management (air, water, biodiversty), sustainable development, and international commitments. This edition includes a sectoral chapter covering energy. The book presents specific conclusions and policy recommendations, and includes extensive statistical data.
The need to manage pollution, natural resources and biodiversity in France continues to be a major challenge. The OECD Environmental Performance Review of France highlights the effectiveness of the environmental policy pursued by France;
This working paper describes the main characteristics and the developments of the French tax system and examines some of its economic distortions and complexities.
Este evento abordará los temas de la descentralización y la gobernabilidad local en Francia y en América Latina....
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This note, taken from Chapter 3 of Economic Policy Reforms, focuses on key structural policy priorities for France, supported by a comparative analysis of the indicators in Chapter 2. The note also presents individual structural indicators of economic and labour market performance as well as comparative indicators for the key policy priorities listed.
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Information on the administration, legal framework and other aspects of fisheries management in France.
France: Links and publications relating to conflict prevention and peace-building
3-minute video explaining what the OECD/PISA programme is and progress made from 2000 to 2004. Available in English, French, Spanish, German and Japanese.
France, like other member countries, has undergone a broad review of its national regulatory practices and internal regulatory reforms.
Since the early 1990s, when France's general government deficit reached a disturbing 6% of GDP, the country's public finances have progressed substantially, even though significantly further improvement is required. This paper examines the tools available to policy makers to meet this challenge.