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Working Together: Skills and Labour Market Integration of Immigrants and their Children in Sweden Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116061e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/working-together-skills-and-labour-market-integration-of-immigrants-and-their-children-in-sweden_9789264257382-en
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With 16% of its population born abroad, Sweden has one of the larger immigrant populations among the European OECD countries. This report looks at the challenges of integrating migrants and their families into the Swedish labour market.
Pharmaceutical Expenditure And Policies Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jm0q1f4cdq7.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/pharmaceutical-expenditure-and-policies_5jm0q1f4cdq7-en
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Across OECD countries, pharmaceutical spending reached around USD 800 billion in 2013, accounting for about 20% of total health spending on average when pharmaceutical consumption in hospital is added to the purchase of pharmaceutical drugs in the retail sector. This paper looks at recent...

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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.
Financial Education in Europe Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/2116011e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/finance-and-investment/financial-education-in-europe_9789264254855-en
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This publication provides an overview of the recent trends and developments in financial education in Europe and offers policy and practical suggestions for European policy makers and other stakeholders.
The Risk of Automation for Jobs in OECD Countries Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlz9h56dvq7.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/the-risk-of-automation-for-jobs-in-oecd-countries_5jlz9h56dvq7-en
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In recent years, there has been a revival of concerns that automation and digitalisation might after all result in a jobless future. The debate has been fuelled by studies for the US and Europe arguing that a substantial share of jobs is at "risk of computerisation". These studies follow an...
 
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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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