OECD Economic Surveys: Norway

Frequency :
Every 18 months
ISSN :
1999-0383 (online)
ISSN :
1995-3321 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/19990383
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OECD’s periodic surveys of the Norwegian economy. Each edition surveys the major challenges faced by the country, evaluates the short-term outlook, and makes specific policy recommendations. Special chapters take a more detailed look at specific challenges. Extensive statistical information is included in charts and graphs.

Also available in: French
 
OECD Economic Surveys: Norway 1998

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Author(s):
OECD
Publication Date :
25 Feb 1998
Pages :
154
ISBN :
9789264151383 (PDF) ; 9789264159877 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/eco_surveys-nor-1998-en

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This 1998 edition of OECD's periodic review of Norway's economy examines recent economic developments, policies and prospects.  It includes special features on structural policies and health care reform.

Also available in: French

Table of Contents

Assessment and recommendations
I. Recent developments and short-term prospects
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A booming economy
-Still moderate wages and low inflation
-High current account surplus
-Short-term outlook
II. Macroeconomic policies
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The general policy framework
-Monetary management
-The fiscal stance
-A longer-term perspective
III. Implementing structural reform: a review of progress
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The labour market
-Product markets
-Financial services
IV. The health care system
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Main features of the system
-Problems with the system
-Reforming the system
Glossary of acronyms
Bibliography
Annex
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Calendar of main economic events
Statistical annex and structural indicators