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OECD Labour Force Statistics 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0115041e.pdf
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This annual edition of Labour Force Statistics provides detailed statistics on population, labour force, employment and unemployment, broken down by gender, as well as unemployment duration, employment status, employment by sector of activity and...
Determinants of Female Entrepreneurship in India Click to Access:
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This paper examines the nature and determinants of female entrepreneurship in India based on survey data. The first part assesses basic characteristics of female entrepreneurship in India, while the subsequent sections analyse key determinants of female entrepreneurship based on the literature,...

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Doctors' consultations Click to Access:
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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.
Addressing Dementia Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115041e.pdf
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This book examines the large and growing human and financial cost of dementia and discusses policy options for improving care, controlling costs, and facilitating research.
Tapering payments in hospitals Click to Access:
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This study covers "tapering scale" mechanism in hospital payments, i.e. mechanisms linking unit prices to the volume of services produced. This paper begins with an overview of hospital services and hospital payment methods in OECD countries, focusing more specifically on DRG-based payment. It...
 
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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?