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Books and Papers

OECD Reviews of Health Systems: Latvia 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116141e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/oecd-reviews-of-health-systems-latvia-2016_9789264262782-en
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This review aims to support Latvia in continuing reform of its health system, informed by international best practice.
Investing in Youth: Australia Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116071e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/investing-in-youth-australia_9789264257498-en
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As part of the series Investing in Youth, this report examines Australia’s youth policies in the area of education, training, social and employment policies, focusing mainly on disengaged or at-risk youth.

Statistics

Poverty gap Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/inequality/poverty-gap.htm
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The poverty gap is the ratio by which the mean income of the poor falls below the poverty line.
International Migration Outlook 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116101e.pdf
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  • http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/812016101f1.epub
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/international-migration-outlook-2016_migr_outlook-2016-en
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This report analyses recent migration movements and policies, as well as recent labour market outcomes of immigrants. It includes two special focus chapters as well as country notes and a statistical annex.
The organisation of out-of-hours primary care in OECD countries Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlr3czbqw23.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/the-organisation-of-out-of-hours-primary-care-in-oecd-countries_5jlr3czbqw23-en
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Out-of-hours (OOH) services provide urgent primary care when primary care physician (PCP) offices are closed, most often from 5pm on weekdays and all day on weekends and holidays. Based on a policy survey (covering 27 OECD countries) and the existing literature, the working paper describes the...
 
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Thematic Video on Social Issues, Migration & Health

Income poverty affects one child out of seven in OECD countries, while 10% of children live in jobless households. Since the economic crisis, child poverty rates have risen in 2/3 of OECD countries.
 
 
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