Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General, welcomes the positive outcome of the trade negotiations, carried out by the representatives of Mexico and the United States, which will be joined by Canada shortly.
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These graphs offer a brief summary of the commodity trade situation in the country.
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Employment as a share of the population aged 15-74 years has not yet recovered from the impact of the global economic crisis. It stood at 59.8% in the fourth quarter of 2017, still 1.4 percentage points lower than its pre-crisis level. The employment rate is predicted to further decline through 2018 and 2019.
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El empleo como porcentaje de la población de 15 a 74 años aún no se ha recuperado del impacto de la crisis económica mundial. Se mantuvo en 59.8% en el cuarto trimestre de 2017, aún 1.4 puntos porcentuales por debajo de su nivel previo a la crisis. Se prevé que la tasa de empleo disminuirá aún más durante 2018 y 2019.
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¿Un ascensor social roto?Como promover la movilidad social ¿Cómo se compara MÉXICO?
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A broken social elevator? Key findings for Mexico
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Mexico on 12 March 2018 to attend the 2018 OECD Mexico Forum - A Future with Growth and Inclusion.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Mexico from 21 to 23 February 2018 to attend the OECD Ministerial Conference on SMEs, Strengthening SMEs and Entrepreneurship for Productivity and Inclusive Growth, where he will deliver remarks at the Opening and Closing ceremonies.
After achieving 2.4% in 2017, the Mexican economy will continue to grow at rates above 2% in 2018. Although this is an impressive pace, given the external constraints, it still falls short of what Mexico needs to make a significant cut in poverty and to create the jobs that our young people are demanding.