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OECD Economic Surveys: Iceland 2015 Click to Access:
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This 2015 OECD Economic Survey of Iceland examines recent economic developments, policies and prospects. The special chapters cover: Promoting stability and resilience; supporting long-run growth.
The effect of the global financial crisis on OECD potential output Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/1314011ec007.pdf
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Potential output losses from the global financial crisis are estimated by comparing recent OECD published projections with a counter-factual assuming a continuation of pre-crisis productivity trends and a trend employment rate which is sensitive to...

Statistics

Banking sector leverage Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/corporate/banking-sector-leverage.htm
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This indicator presents the ratio between the financial assets of the banking sector and their equity, also known as the equity multiplier ratio.
National Accounts of OECD Countries, General Government Accounts 2014 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0115111e.pdf
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The 2014 edition of National Accounts of OECD Countries, General Government Accounts is an annual publication, dedicated to government finance.
Vocational training and adult learning for better skills in France Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrw21kjthln.pdf
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France devotes a great deal of resources to vocational training for youths and especially adults, but the system is unduly complex and yields rather poor returns. The basic literacy and numeracy skills of many French adults remain weak in international comparison, with harmful effects on...
 
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Thematic Video on Economics

Did you know that OECD is assessing the economic situation of OECD member and non-member countries on a 18 months cycle?
Did you know that in some OECD countries which face particularly rapid population ageing ( Germany, Japan and Korea), bringing more women into the labour market and ensuring that they are fully integrated remain key challenges?