The 2015 edition introduces more detailed analysis of participation in early childhood and tertiary levels of education. The report also examines first generation tertiary-educated adults’ educational and social mobility, labour market outcomes for recent graduates, and participation in employer-sponsored formal and/or non-formal education.
This database provides information on environmentally related taxes, fees and charges, tradable permit systems, deposit refund systems, environmentally motivated subsidies and voluntary approaches used in environmental policy in OECD member countries and a number of other countries. Developed in co-operation between the OECD and the European Environment Agency.
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This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2015.
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Business lending in Ireland has still not recovered to pre-crisis levels. Credit conditions remain tight, and interest rates high by Euro area standards, especially for small firms.
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Stronger innovation is imperative for Ireland to support future productivity growth, job creation and higher living standards.
It goes without saying that the world in the 2060s will be a very different place. Our long-range simulations suggest that if we follow ‘business as usual’ our societies will be older, our climate will be warmer, and as a result of both, economic growth will be slower, ramping up pressure on public finances.
La ferme volonté d’engager des réformes et d’instaurer un environnement propice aux entreprises a permis à l’Irlande de renouer avec une expansion économique solide, qui donne aux pouvoirs publics les moyens de panser les plaies de la crise, d’après la dernière Étude économique de l’Irlande publiée par l’OCDE.
L'Irlande a réussi à surmonter une grande crise économique. Le retour à l'emploi des chômeurs de longue durée est la clé pour étendre plus largement les bénéfices de la reprise. L'Irlande peut faire davantage pour faciliter la migration qualifiée.
The economy is powering ahead. At 5.2%, Irish GDP was the fastest growing in the OECD in 2014. This year we expect growth of around 5% again - which would likely see Ireland remain the fastest growing economy in the OECD two years running.
The Secretary-General presented the 2015 OECD Economic Survey of Ireland with Minister of Finance Michael Noonan, delivered a lecture on policy challenges for the next 50 years, signed a corporate internship programme at Trinity College Dublin, and held a series of bilateral meetings.