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Geographic Variations in Health Care Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114151e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/geographic-variations-in-health-care_9789264216594-en
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This report helps policy makers better understand the issues and challenges around geographic variations in health care provision and considers the policy options.
Health, Austerity and Economic Crisis Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxx71lt1zg6.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/health-austerity-and-economic-crisis_5jxx71lt1zg6-en
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The economic crisis that started in 2008 has had a profound impact on the lives of citizens. Millions of people lost their job, saw their life-savings disappear and experienced prolonged financial hardship. The economic crisis has also led a number of OECD governments to introduce austerity...

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Foreign-born employment Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/migration/foreign-born-employment.htm
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The foreign-born employment rate is calculated as the share of employed foreign-born persons aged 15-64 in the total foreign-born population (active and inactive persons) of that same age.
OECD Employment Outlook 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114091e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/employment/oecd-employment-outlook-2014_empl_outlook-2014-en
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The OECD Employment Outlook 2014 includes chapters on recent labour market developments with a special section on earnings, job quality, youth employment, and forms of employment and employment protection.
Wage-setting in the Hospital Sector Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxx56b8hqhl.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/wage-setting-in-the-hospital-sector_5jxx56b8hqhl-en
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This paper examines wage setting mechanisms for health workers in hospitals across eight different OECD countries. It describes similarities and differences and how fixed or fluid these approaches have been in recent years through health system reforms, labour market dynamics and economic...
 
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Did you know that the cost of public pensions is set to increase further in many OECD countries, from an average of 9% of GDP in 2010 to 12% in 2050?