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 92nd issue of the OECD Observer features articles on east-west economic relations, public expenditure, Turkey's debt, the shipbuilding crisis, nuclear fuel cycle requirements, energy R&D agreements, the agricultural outlook, and part-time farming.

Table of Contents

-East-West economic relations 3
-The rise in public expenditure: How much further can it go? 8
-Consolidation of Turkey's debt 15
-OECD countries and the shipbuilding crisis 16
-Nuclear fuel cycle requirements and the long-term outlook for supply 18
-IEA : Two new energy R&D agreements signed in Tokyo 23
-Agricultural policy developments in 1977 and the outlook for 1978 24
-Most recent figures on production of the main agricultural products 28
-Part-time farming 30
New OECD publications 34

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