Today the battle for talent is as important as the battle for capital. In the knowledge economy, skilled migrants can offer a significant comparative advantage to local economies. Unskilled migrants are also in demand, particularly where demographic...
The conference “Let’s Go4Growth. Local strategies for the Growth of Global Companies” is an attempt to provoke practical reflection and generate proposals that will help define local strategies for the growth of companies with projections for the future.
Este evento presentará algunas de las experiencias internacionales más destacadas de promoción del crecimiento empresarial, la innovación y la iniciativa emprendedora de España, Francia, Gran Bretaña, Finlandia, Alemania, Estados Unidos y América Latina.
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This note summarizes the main characteristics of the Spain's education system. The full edition “Education at a Glance: OECD indicators 2006” provides a comparable and up-to-date array of education indicators enabling countries to see themselves in the light of other countries' performance.
This site contains a list of key references on Spain. The documentary database includes documents on partnership and local governance that have been published by governments, universities and other organisations.
New forms of governance are emerging. Government, business and civil society are increasingly seeking ways to develop and pursue economic development strategies and solve socio-economic problems jointly.
This publication examines the innovation system in pharmaceutical biotechnology in eight OECD countries. Based on rich evidence, it draws policy recommendations to foster innovation in biopharmaceuticals advocating an integrated policy approach.
This study shows how knowledge-intensive services activities (KISAs) contribute to the acquisition and growth capabilities of firms and public sector organisations.
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This note, taken from Chapter 2 of Economic Policy Reforms: Going for Growth 2006, contains information about the progress in implementing reforms in line with the 2005 priorities for Spain. In addition to passing of legislation or other decisions to implement reforms, the note records earlier stages of reform, such as government announcements and draft legislation presented to parliaments.
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