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How's Life? 2017
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How’s Life? charts the promises and pitfalls for people’s well-being in 35 OECD countries and 6 partner countries. It presents the latest evidence from 50 indicators, covering both current well-being outcomes and resources for future well-being, and...
Understanding Financial Accounts
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Understanding Financial Accounts seeks to show how a range of questions on financial developments can be answered with the framework of financial accounts and balance sheets, by providing non-technical explanations illustrated with practical examples.

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Banking sector leverage
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This indicator presents the ratio between the financial assets of the banking sector and their equity, also known as the equity multiplier ratio.
OECD Economic Surveys: Switzerland 2017
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Switzerland continues to provide its citizens with a high standard of living. The economy has shown considerable resilience, most recently to the exchange rate appreciation in 2015. Nevertheless, growth has been too slow to absorb spare capacity or...
Breaking the Shackles
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This paper explores the connection between “zombie” firms (firms that would typically exit in a competitive market) and bank health and the consequences for aggregate productivity in 11 European countries. Controlling for cyclical effects, the...
 
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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
 
 
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