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  • 14-November-2017

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    How's life in the United States?

    This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2017.

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  • 10-November-2017

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    Health at a Glance 2017: Key findings for the United States

    Life expectancy in the United States is slightly lower than the OECD average, despite very high levels of health spending. High obesity rates are also a major public health concern, though risk factors like smoking, alcohol consumption and air pollution have been better controlled.

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  • 1-November-2017

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    BEPS public consultation on the tax challenges of digitalisation

    The OECD will hold a public consultation event on the tax challenges of digitalisation on 1 November at the University of California, Berkeley, United States.

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  • 30-October-2017

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    Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Miami, 2-3 November 2017

    Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Miami, 2-3 November 2017 to attend the Council of the Americas Symposium & 23rd Bravo Business Awards.

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  • 18-October-2017

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    Preventing Ageing Unequally - Key findings for the United States

    Selected findings for the United States from the report "Preventing Ageing Unequally"

  • 4-October-2017

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    The Pursuit of Gender Equality - Key findings for the United States

    Selected findings for the United States from the report "The Pursuit of Gender Equality: An Uphill Battle"

  • 5-May-2017

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    US manufacturing decline and the rise of new production innovation paradigms

    Between 2000 and 2010, US manufacturing experienced a nightmare. The number of manufacturing jobs in the United States, which had been relatively stable at 17 million since 1965, declined by one third in that decade, falling by 5.8 million to below 12 million in 2010 (returning to just 12.3 million in 2016). Certainly, the 2007–08 recession accelerated the disruption, but the causes were also structural, not simply financial.

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  • 19-April-2017

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    The Bill Frenzel Champion of Free Trade Award – Economic Club of Minnesota

    The OECD Secretary-General spoke to the Economic Club of Minnesota about what must be done to make the trade system that has benefited so many work for everyone.

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  • 16-December-2016

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    US push to make its development aid more effective is paying off

    The United States has maintained foreign aid volumes through the aftermath of the global economic crisis and has visibly improved the focus and effectiveness of its development assistance. These trends should be maintained and reforms to the U.S. Agency for International Development should be consolidated, according to a new OECD Review.

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  • 6-December-2016

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    PISA 2015 country note for the United States

    This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in the United States.

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