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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Nurturing our water empire, the water-energy-food nexus, unclogging the finance and water governance at stake, form the focus of the latest issue of OECD Observer magazine. This first OECD issue of 2015 also continues our look at deflation and asks how seriously policymakers should take it.

Table of Contents

Philanthropy can exclude; Don’t drag feet on pay equity; Sporting together; Twitterings

Water can be the source of a brighter future by Angel Gurría

Global recovery accelerates; Early gender gaps; Soundbites; Economy; Country roundup; Tax evasion progress; Mental health advice; Plus ça change…

Nurturing our water empire
Sharp drop
The water-energy-food nexus Naazia Ebrahim
Unclogging the finance
Water governance at stake by Aziza Akhmouch
Business brief: Israel: Innovations overcoming water scarcity by Ariel Rejwan and Yossi Yaacoby, Watech, Mekorot

Deflation watch

China and the OECD celebrate 20 years of co-operation; Global Ireland; Presidential visit; Coff ees and conversation
Recent speeches by Angel Gurría; List of OECD ambassadors
Calendar; Frankie

Reviews: Tackling dementia with big data; Economics for all
New publications: Most popular
New publications: General
New publications: Focus on water
Review: Bacteria to the rescue
OECD Observer crossword

Doctors at large; E-government generation
Main economic indicators
Pay gap

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