Working Papers


  • 19-November-2018

    English

    To what extent do policies contribute to self-employment?

    Using cross-country time series panel regressions for the last two decades, this paper seeks to identify the main policy and institutional factors that explain the share of selfemployment across European countries.

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  • 31-October-2018

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    Child poverty in the OECD : Trends, determinants and policies to tackle it (OECD Social, Employment and Migration Working Papers No. 218)

    This paper provides an overview of the main trends in child income poverty since the mid-2000s, and explores to what extent child poverty trends are linked to demographic, policy and/or labour market changes. Trends in poverty and the standard of living of children in low-income families since the onset of the Great Recession are also closely examined.

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  • 17-September-2018

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    Boosting investment in Greece

    Aggregate investment has declined markedly over the crisis and has yet to recover. Reviving domestic and foreign investment is crucial to supporting the economic recovery, deepen Greece’s integration into global value chains and raising living standards.

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  • 17-September-2018

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    Generating employment, raising incomes and addressing poverty in Greece

    Employment is pivotal to strengthening Greece’s economic recovery, increasing social welfare and redressing poverty.

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  • 31-July-2018

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    How does finance influence labour market outcomes? A review of empirical studies

    This paper reviews empirical research on finance and labour markets.

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  • 18-July-2018

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    An empirical investigation on the drivers of income redistribution across OECD countries

    This paper provides an empirical investigation on the drivers of tax and transfer income redistribution to working-age households across the OECD over the last two decades, in a context where it has been declining in the vast majority of countries.

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  • 18-July-2018

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    The quantification of structural reforms: Introducing country-specific policy effects

    This paper presents country-specific effects of structural reforms. It discusses how sizeable and interesting country-specific effects can be identified in a panel setting by conditioning the impact of individual policies on their own level or on the stance of other policies and institutions.

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  • 11-July-2018

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    Towards more inclusive growth in Tunisia

    The average standard of living of the Tunisians has been steadily increasing for several decades, while poverty and inequality have been greatly reduced by the implementation of many social programs.

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  • 4-July-2018

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    Structural policies to boost productivity and inclusion in Costa Rica

    Owing to past structural reforms, Costa Rica has enjoyed robust GDP growth and productivity levels are gradually converging towards the OECD average.

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  • 4-July-2018

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    The quantification of structural reforms: Taking stock of the results for OECD and non-OECD countries

    This paper summarises earlier OECD work aimed at quantifying the impact of structural reforms on economic outcomes.

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