Using empirical evidence from panel analysis of current account dynamics and of bilateral trade balances, the paper argues that the large German current account surplus during the 2000s can be explained by an increasing gap between productivity growth in manufacturing vis-à-vis services.
The country statistical profiles include a wide range of indicators on economy, education, energy, environment, foreign aid, health, information and communication, labour, migration, R&D, trade and society.
Zum ersten Mal bietet die OECD einen Überblick über die Entwicklungen in den Regionen und über die Herausforderungen, denen sich die Regionalpolitik nach der Krise stellen muss. Soll das Kapital der Regionen als Wachstumsmotor voll ausgeschöpft werden, dann sind neue politische Ansätze nötig.
This publication examines the role of institutional investors in promoting good corporate governance and reviews Australia, Chile and Germany in more detail.
Joint communiqué by Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, OECD , WTO , ILO , IMF and World Bank Group.
Liberalization in the services sector would bring benefits to Germany and to the euro area. It would boost investment and therefore growth in Germany, said A. Gurría.
International Conference organised by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology and the OECD, 6-7 October 2011, Berlin, Germany.
People with university degrees have suffered far fewer job losses during the global economic crisis than those who left school without qualifications, according to the latest edition of the OECD’s annual Education at a Glance.
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The 2011 edition of Education at a Glance: OECD Indicators enables countries to see themselves in the light of other countries’ performance.
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