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Recruiting Immigrant Workers: New Zealand 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114131e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/recruiting-immigrant-workers-new-zealand-2014_9789264215658-en
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This book reviews the use of immigrant workers in New Zealand and the policies created to control their use.
An Evaluation of International Surveys of Children Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxzmjrqvntf.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/an-evaluation-of-international-surveys-of-children_5jxzmjrqvntf-en
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This report evaluates sources of international child well-being data to assess their suitability for supplementing national and transnational data sources to inform policy. The review of the leading surveys of children (and surveys of households with children) summarises the information...

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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.
Making Mental Health Count Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114031e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/making-mental-health-count_9789264208445-en
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This book addresses the high cost of mental illness, the organisation of care, changes and future directions for the mental health workforce, indicators for mental health care and quality, and tools for better governance of the system.
Women's Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxzkq2sr7d4.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/industry-and-services/women-s-social-entrepreneurship-and-innovation_5jxzkq2sr7d4-en
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After having explained the smaller gender gap in social entrepreneurship compared to commercial entrepreneurship, this paper provides information on female management style and on the innovation capacity of social enteprises led by women. This Report is based on SELUSI data and presents three...
 
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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?