OECD Observer

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The OECD Observer, OECD's quarterly magazine presents concise, up-to-date and authoritative analysis of crucial world economic and social issues. Through the pages of the Observer OECD’s experts offer insights on the questions facing the Organisation’s member governments and provide an excellent opportunity for readers to stay ahead of policy debates.

Each edition of the Observer reports on a core theme of the OECD’s on-going work, and every article are bolstered by key tables and graphs. Each issue contains a regular databank of economic and social data and a subscription to the print edition of the OECD’s Observer also includes the annual OECD Yearbook as well as online access to all OECD Observer issues from its inception in 1962 onwards.

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This 29th issue of the OECD Observer features articles on manpower policy and the new social goals, international technical co-operation, fiscal aid to shipping, formulating a government tourism programme, and education in Sweden.

Table of Contents

-International technical co-operation: Evaluation and perspectives 3
-Financial and fiscal relief to shipping 7
-Forecasting passenger transport demand up to 1975 10
-Problems in North Atlantic fisheries 13
-Manpower policy and the new social goals 17
--Compensatory employment programmes : Their implementation and their role in economic policy 18
--Reducing seasonal unemployment in the construction industry 22
--Help for the long-term unemployed: An experiment in action-oriented social science research 25
-The role of government finance in economic development by Alan T. Peacock, Professor of Economics, University of York, UK 29
-Formulating and running a government tourism programme 33
-Educational policy and planning in Sweden: "Rolling Reform" 36

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