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This country fact-sheet presents key figures from "Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle Class". This report analyses the trends of middle-income households in areas such as employment, consumption, wealth and debt, as well as perceptions and social attitudes. It also includes recommendations for protecting middle-class living standards and financial security in the face of economic challenges.
Stronger, more inclusive and sustainable growth, better job opportunities and a reduction in the level of public debt in Italy require a comprehensive programme of far-reaching reforms while maintaining the important measures taken in recent years, according to a new OECD report.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Rome on 1-2 April 2019 to present the 2019 OECD Economic Survey of Italy at a Press Conference, alongside Minister Giovanni Tria.
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This country highlight (in Italian) puts the spotlight on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people: their numbers, their economic situation and well-being and policies to improve LGBT inclusivity. It also includes a special chapter on people’s perceptions of social and economic risks and presents a selection of social indicators.
The government, business and workers in Italy will need to invest substantially more in training to prepare for the future world of work, according to a new OECD report.
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The digital revolution, globalisation and demographic changes are transforming labour markets at a time when policy makers are also struggling with slow productivity and wage growth and high levels of income inequality. The new OECD Jobs Strategy provides a comprehensive framework and policy recommendations to help countries address these challenges.
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La digitalizzazione, la globalizzazione e le trasformazioni demografiche stanno cambiando profondamente i mercati del lavoro in un periodo in cui i è necessario affrontare una bassa crescita di produttività e salari insieme ad alti livelli di disuguaglianze in termini di reddito. La nuova Strategia OCSE per l’occupazione fornisce un quadro comprensivo e delle raccomandazioni per aiutare i paesi ad affrontare queste sfide.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Venice, Italy, from 5 to 7 December 2018 to attend the OECD Conference on Unleashing the Transformative Power of Culture and Creativity for Local Development.
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Resistance proportions for eight antibiotic-bacterium pairs in Italy have increased in recent years, from 17% in 2005 to 30% in 2015, and could go up to 32% by 2030, should current trends in antibiotic consumption, population and economic growth continue into the future. Resistance proportions in Italy were substantialy higher than the OECD average in 2015 (17%).
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In Italia, la proporzione di infezioni resistenti agli antibiotici è cresciuta da 17% nel 2005 a 30% nel 2015 e potrà raggiungere il 32% nel 2030, se il consumo di antibiotici, la crescita demografica e la crescita economica dovessero continuare a seguire gli stessi trend. La proporzione di antibiotico resistenza in Italia è sostanzialmente superiore rispetto al 17% di resistenza media nei paesi OCSE nel 2015.