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Selected findings for the United States from the report "Preventing Ageing Unequally"
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Selected findings for the United States from the report "The Pursuit of Gender Equality: An Uphill Battle"
The OECD is represented outside of Paris by Centres in Berlin, Mexico City, Tokyo, and Washington. The Centres serve as regional contacts for the full range of OECD activities, from the sales of publications, to inquiries from the media, to liaison with governments, parliaments, business, labour and civil society. They help disseminate information regarding OECD activities, and serve to communicate priorities from member countries'
Between 2000 and 2010, US manufacturing experienced a nightmare. The number of manufacturing jobs in the United States, which had been relatively stable at 17 million since 1965, declined by one third in that decade, falling by 5.8 million to below 12 million in 2010 (returning to just 12.3 million in 2016). Certainly, the 2007–08 recession accelerated the disruption, but the causes were also structural, not simply financial.
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This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in the United States.
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This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in Massachusetts, US.