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OECD Reviews of Health Care Quality: Turkey 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8113201e.pdf
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This review of Turkey's health care system looks in particular at the success of its 2003 "Health Transformation Programme" and makes recommendations for improvements.
A New Profile of Migrants in the Aftermath of the Recent Economic Crisis Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxt2t3nnjr5.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/a-new-profile-of-migrants-in-the-aftermath-of-the-recent-economic-crisis_5jxt2t3nnjr5-en
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Growing international migration and diverse characteristics of migrant populations make internationally comparable high-quality data on migrants essential. Regular update of these data is crucial to capture the changes in size and composition of migrant populations. This document presents the...

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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.
Society at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114171e.pdf
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This is the third edition of Society at a Glance Asia/Pacific, a regularly updated OECD overview of social indicators. This edition's special features cover gender equality and social protection expenditure.
Mental Health and Work Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxsvvn6pq6g.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/mental-health-and-work_5jxsvvn6pq6g-en
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Mental ill-health can lead to poor work performance, high sickness absence and reduced labour market participation, resulting in considerable costs for society. Improving labour market participation of people with mental health problems requires well-integrated policies and services across the...
 
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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?