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 OECD Observer No. 102 features articles looking back at the 1970s and forward to the 1980s as well as coverage of agriculture, industrialisation in the third world, the OECD Economic Outlook and oil import ceilings.

Table of Contents

-The Seventies: A Review - The Eighties: A Preview by by Emile van Lennep, Secretary General of OECD 3
-OECD in the Seventies:  A Personal view by by Gérard Eldin, Deputy Secretary General 9
-Agriculture in the Eighties by Albert Simantov, Director of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries 11
-Instability of Agricultural Markets 19
-Industrialisation of the Third World by Helmut Fuhrer, Director for Development Cooperation 24
-Highlights from OECD Economic Outlook for 1980 29
-IEA Countries set import ceilings for 1980 and 1985 35
-New OECD Publications 38

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