These notes present selected country highlights from the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2017 with a specific focus on digital trends among all themes covered.
The OECD Review of the Independent Authority for Fiscal Responsibility (AIReF) in Spain is among the first wave of independent fiscal institution evaluations. While still a very young institution, the reviewers found AIReF’s work to be in line with good practice in terms of approach, rigour and transparency, as well as in comparison to peer IFIs.
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Selected findings for Spain from the report "Preventing Ageing Unequally"
The Spanish economy is enjoying a robust recovery from a deep recession, with structural reforms contributing to high growth rates and a gradual decline in unemployment.
The Secretary-General presented the 2017 Economic Survey of Spain alongside Mr. Luis de Guindos, Minister of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness. He also had an audience with HRM Felipe VI, King of Spain, delivered a lecture on the global economic outlook at Fundación CaixaBank, opened a seminar on innovation and the digital economy at Fundación Areces and participated in a panel on corporate governance at Instituto de Empresa.
The latest OECD Economic Survey of Spain, to be published on Tuesday, 14 March, analyses the factors behind the country’s economic recovery, as well as the challenges that remain to making growth stronger and more inclusive.
This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in Spain. The interactive charts allow you to compare results with other countries participating in the OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA).
This annual publication presents detailed country notes and internationally comparable tax data for all OECD countries from 1965 onwards.
This publication provides detailed country notes on Value Added Tax/Goods and Services Tax (VAT/GST) and excise duty rates in OECD member countries.
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The number of young people not in employment, education or training (NEETs) remains elevated in many countries since the crisis. This country note examines the characteristics of those at risk of being NEET in Spain along with policies to help meet the challenge. It also includes many new youth-specific indicators on family formation, self-sufficiency, income and poverty, health and social cohesion.