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OECD Reviews of Health Care Quality: United Kingdom 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115061e.pdf
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The United Kingdom’s health systems have long made the quality of care a high priority, pioneering many tools and policies in this area. Yet despite being a global leader in monitoring and improvement, the United Kingdom does not consistently perform...
Measuring and Assessing Job Quality Click to Access:
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This paper presents the OECD Framework for Measuring and Assessing Job Quality developed jointly by the Employment, Labour and Social Affairs Directorate and the Statistics Directorate of the OECD as part of a broader EU-supported project1 and describes its links to the broader well-being...

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Doctors' consultations Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/healthcare/doctors-consultations.htm
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Consultations with doctors can take place in doctors’ offices or clinics, in hospital outpatient departments or, in some cases, in patients’ own homes. Consultations with doctors refer to the number of contacts with physicians.
OECD Reviews of Pension Systems: Mexico Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/2115031e.pdf
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This review assesses the Mexican pension system according to the OECD best practices and guidelines, and draws on international experiences and examples to make recommendations on how to improve it.
Measuring Labour Market Security and Assessing its Implications for Individual Well-Being Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jm58qvzd6s4.pdf
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This paper provides a comprehensive discussion of the labour market security dimension of the OECD’s job quality framework, thereby complementing the analysis in Chapter 3 of the OECD Employment Outlook 2014 and Chapter 5 of the OECD Employment Outlook 2015. It makes three main contributions....
 
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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.