Statistics Working Paper N. 77, 2017/1 - We revisit the issue of how best to measure the labour and capital shares in OECD economies, distinguishing between production- and income-based perspectives. The former adopts a producer perspective with gross income as a reference: it uses a production function in a market setting.
Statistics Working Paper N. 76, 2016/10 - In 2011, an Expert Group was launched to carry out a feasibility study on the compilation of distributional measures of income, consumption and wealth across household groups consistent with national accounts data. This group developed a methodology on the basis of which first experimental results on income, consumption and savings according to income quintiles were compiled and published...
Stronger signals of growth momentum picking-up in several major OECD economies
Stockbuilding pushes OECD GDP growth up to 0.5% in the third quarter of 2016
OECD annual inflation slightly up to 1.4% in November 2016
Statistics Working Paper N. 75, 2016/9 - This review makes a first step towards developing a system of well-being statistics. A data source that has been underutilised in assessing the multidimensionality of human well-being and the joint distribution of outcomes are General Social Surveys, which are run by the majority of national statistical agencies as part of their regular survey programme. Using the OECD well-being framework...
Growth in OECD Unit Labour Costs slows to 0.4% in the third quarter of 2016
G20 GDP growth picked up slightly to 0.8% in the third quarter of 2016
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The report was finalised in June 2015 to support the discussions of the Committee on Statistics and Statistical Policy as part of the accession process of Latvia to the OECD. It provides detailed descriptions of OECD data requirements and the capacity of Latvia to meet these requirements.
OECD unemployment rate down to 6.2% in October 2016