Economics About

 

Latest Releases

Books and Papers

Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth
Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9717061e.pdf
  • PDF
  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/investing-in-climate-investing-in-growth_9789264273528-en
  • READ
This report provides an assessment of how governments can generate inclusive economic growth in the short term, while making progress towards climate goals to secure sustainable long-term growth. It describes the development pathways required to meet...
Small, Medium, Strong. Trends in SME Performance and Business Conditions
Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8417021e.pdf
  • PDF
  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/industry-and-services/small-medium-strong-trends-in-sme-performance-and-business-conditions_9789264275683-en
  • READ
This publication addresses a growing demand by governments for tools to monitor the performance of small and medium-sized enterprises, and benchmark the effectiveness of policies in creating appropriate conditions for them to flourish and grow. SMEs...

Statistics

Housing
Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/hha/housing.htm
  • DATA
Housing includes rent prices, real and nominal prices for housing price indices, and ratios of price to rent and price to income.
OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2017
Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/3017021e.pdf
  • PDF
  • http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/302017021f1.epub
  • ePUB
  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/oecd-compendium-of-productivity-indicators-2017_pdtvy-2017-en
  • READ
This report presents a comprehensive overview of recent and longer-term trends in productivity levels and growth in OECD countries, accession countries, key partners and G20 countries. It includes measures of labour productivity, capital productivity...
A revised approach to trend employment projections in long-term scenarios
Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/075f0153-en.pdf
  • PDF
  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/a-revised-approach-to-trend-employment-projections-in-long-term-scenarios_075f0153-en
  • READ
The paper describes revisions to the trend employment component of the production function underpinning long-term economic scenarios. Starting with historical age and sex-specific employment rates, a novel approach is developed to correct for...
 
Focus


Cover Image Did You Know

Thematic Video on Economics

A decline in the OECD-wide unemployment rate of half a percentage point is projected over 2016-2017, with employment continuing to rise by just under 1% per year
 
 
Visit the OECD web site