We questioned how to maximise the impact of cultural heritage; how to fulfil the potential of creative industries; how to finance culture; or how to better link art to technologies. We also explored the linkages of culture with urban regeneration, education, wellbeing and inclusion.
Indeed, Art and Culture are not just the expression of our finest human values and identities; they are also very often the “invisible universals” that hold communities and societies together. They nurture our spirit, our well-being and the well-being of our societies.
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The tax-to-GDP ratio in Italy decreased by 0.2 percentage points, from 42.6% in 2016 to 42.4% in 2017. The corresponding figures for the OECD average were an increase of 0.2 percentage points from 34.0% to 34.2% over the same period.
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The digital revolution, globalisation and demographic changes are transforming labour markets at a time when policy makers are also struggling with slow productivity and wage growth and high levels of income inequality. The new OECD Jobs Strategy provides a comprehensive framework and policy recommendations to help countries address these challenges.
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La digitalizzazione, la globalizzazione e le trasformazioni demografiche stanno cambiando profondamente i mercati del lavoro in un periodo in cui i è necessario affrontare una bassa crescita di produttività e salari insieme ad alti livelli di disuguaglianze in termini di reddito. La nuova Strategia OCSE per l’occupazione fornisce un quadro comprensivo e delle raccomandazioni per aiutare i paesi ad affrontare queste sfide.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Venice, Italy, from 5 to 7 December 2018 to attend the OECD Conference on Unleashing the Transformative Power of Culture and Creativity for Local Development.
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In Italia, la proporzione di infezioni resistenti agli antibiotici è cresciuta da 17% nel 2005 a 30% nel 2015 e potrà raggiungere il 32% nel 2030, se il consumo di antibiotici, la crescita demografica e la crescita economica dovessero continuare a seguire gli stessi trend. La proporzione di antibiotico resistenza in Italia è sostanzialmente superiore rispetto al 17% di resistenza media nei paesi OCSE nel 2015.
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Resistance proportions for eight antibiotic-bacterium pairs in Italy have increased in recent years, from 17% in 2005 to 30% in 2015, and could go up to 32% by 2030, should current trends in antibiotic consumption, population and economic growth continue into the future. Resistance proportions in Italy were substantialy higher than the OECD average in 2015 (17%).
These country profiles focus on countries' domestic legislation regarding key transfer pricing principles, including the arm's length principle, transfer pricing methods, comparability analysis, intangible property, intra-group services, cost contribution agreements, transfer pricing documentation, administrative approaches to avoiding and resolving disputes, safe harbours and other implementation measures.
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The labour market situation in Italy has improved over the past years but at a slower pace than in other OECD countries. Employment in Italy, as a share of the population aged 15-74 years, has increased by more than 2.3 percentage points since the crisis trough in 2013 and, at 50.9%, it is almost back to its pre-crisis level (51%).