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Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114231e.pdf
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This third edition of Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing and health care quality across 27...
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...

Statistics

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.
Recruiting Immigrant Workers: Norway 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114311e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/recruiting-immigrant-workers-norway-2014_9789264226135-en
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This book reviews the use of immigrant workers in Norway and the policies created to control their use.
Measuring Well-being and Progress in Countries at Different Stages of Development Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxss4hv2d8n.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/development/measuring-well-being-and-progress-in-countries-at-different-stages-of-development_5jxss4hv2d8n-en
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A wide range of voices around the world have stressed the need to understand development as a multidimensional phenomenon that involves and affects many aspects of people’s lives. Increasingly, it is recognised that current well-being and its long-term sustainability are the ultimate goals of...
 
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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?