Partnerships are being established throughout OECD countries to tackle issues of economic development, employment, social cohesion and the quality of life. This book proposes a strategy that governments can implement to improve governance through partnerships.
The growing use of network technologies and the global nature of electronic commerce increase the likelihood that consumers will interact with businesses outside of their home country.
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During the 1960's, beginning with the Great Society initiatives of the Johnson administration, there was an enlargement of existing policies and creation of new policies and programs to address the issue of poverty in the United States. In the 19...
Results from United States schools that took part in this study, which was carried out to understand how ICT relates to educational innovation.
The rights of students with disabilities to be educated in their local mainstream school is becoming more and more accepted in most countries, and many reforms are being put in place to achieve this goal. Further, there is no reason to segregate ...
Fomentar el espíritu empresarial significa movilizar la energía empresarial dentro de un proceso dinámico que se beneficia de todas las oportunidades que puede ofrecer la economía. Este trabajo analiza los factores que favorecen el empresariado y los obstáculos que impiden su desarrollo.
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US competition policy is grounded in principles of economics and has been a powerful tool in regulatory reform. Competition law enforcement and policy advice have played central roles in successful efforts over the last 20 years to reform and often eliminate anti-competitive economic regulation of transport, energy, telecommunications, and services.
These country case studies are background information for the Handbook of Incentive Measures for Biodiversity.
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In this report, the country summarizes the main developments in competition law and policy in 1998-1999.
This report was prepared by Ms. Janice Mazurek, an environmental policy consultant in Washington DC, in the context of the OECD survey on the use of voluntary approaches in environmental policy.