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Recruiting Immigrant Workers: Austria 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114291e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/recruiting-immigrant-workers-austria-2014_9789264226050-en
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This book examines recent reforms to Austria's labour migration system and makes recommendations for further improvements.
Making Economic Growth more Socially Inclusive in Germany Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxrmdjk28kg.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/making-economic-growth-more-socially-inclusive-in-germany_5jxrmdjk28kg-en
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While past labour market reforms have been successful in terms of employment, the relative poverty risk and income inequality have remained broadly unchanged in recent years. Some social groups remain particularly vulnerable, including individuals in non-regular employment, the unemployed and...

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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.
OECD Pensions Outlook 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/2114011e.pdf
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  • http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/212014011f1.epub
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/finance-and-investment/oecd-pensions-outlook-2014_9789264222687-en
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This book looks at pension reform, the role of private pensions and retirement savings. Population ageing and longevity risk is examined as are the means of increasing coverage and providing automatic enrolment.
Trends in Income Inequality and its Impact on Economic Growth Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxrjncwxv6j.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/trends-in-income-inequality-and-its-impact-on-economic-growth_5jxrjncwxv6j-en
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In most OECD countries, the gap between rich and poor is at its highest level since 30 years. Today, the richest 10 per cent of the population in the OECD area earn 9.5 times the income of the poorest 10 per cent; in the 1980s this ratio stood at 7:1 and has been rising continuously ever since....
 
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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?