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Those in-depth studies of the health system of member countries focus on economic issues. They assess the performance of health systems in a comparative context, identify the main challenges faced by the country health system and put forward policy options to better meet them. Reviews are initiated at the request of the country to be examined and emphasis is placed on specific issues of key policy interest.
While Korea remains one of the fastest-growing OECD economies, its potential growth rate per capita is projected to decelerate from around 4% during the current decade to around 2¼ per cent during the 2030s.
Korea faces the challenge of reversing rising inequality while sustaining robust economic growth.
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This report reviews the Korean experience in fostering industrialisation and technological catching up, highlighting the reforms and policies that have been put in place to address regional development.
Korea, which has had the highest growth rate of greenhouse gas emissions in the OECD area since 1990, adopted an ambitious Green Growth Strategy in 2009.
This comprehensive review of urban policy assesses Korea’s approach to sustainable urban development as expressed in its recent urban policy reform and national green growth agenda.
한국은 대부분의 OECD 국가들에 비해 보다 빠르고 역동적으로 2008년 세계 경제 위기로부터 회복했으며, 실업률과 국가 채무도 낮은 수준이다. 세계 경제 둔화를 반영하여, 2011년 후반부터 성장이 둔화되었지만, 2012년에도 약 3.5% 성장할 것으로 예상된다. 한국은 지난 10년간 실질 GDP가 연간 4%를 초과하여 성장하는 등, OECD 국가 중에서 가장 빠르게 성장하는 국가 중 하나였다. 빠른 성장으로 미국과 한국의 1인당 소득 격차는 1991년 62%에서 2010년에는 36%로 줄어들었다.
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This publication is intended to be a quick reference guide for anyone with a role to play in encouraging quality through Korea's early childhood education and care (ECEC) curriculum.
On the occasion of his visit to Seoul, Angel Gurría will present the OECD economic survey of Korea and will meet with government and business representatives.
Korea has been at the forefront of green growth initiatives. The National Strategy for Green Growth (2009-2050) and the Five-Year Plan (2009-2013) of Korea provide a comprehensive policy framework for green growth in both the short and long term.