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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 71st issue of the OECD Observer features articles on new development aid figures, the OECD Economic Outlook for July 1974, noise, pollution control, the impact of a re-operned Suez canal, Ireland's science policy, and four OECD actions.

Table of Contents

-The flow of resources to the developing world: The 1973 record 3
-The mutual enrichment of school and community - along with a few caveats 8
-Actions and strategies for noise abatement - with emphasis on economic incentives 12
-Highlights from OECD Econoimc Outlook, July 1974  15
-The impact on shipping of a re-opened Suez Canal 31
-Towards a more desirable allocation of resources: The case of pollution control 34
-National science policy in Ireland 36
-Four OECD Actions 39
--Guidelines for Control of Pollution
--Further Untying of Aid
--Two Export Credits Resolutions
-At OECD 40
--Three new committee chairmen
--Education and the environment
--The individual and the computer
-New OECD publications 42

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