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Youth Aspirations and the Reality of Jobs in Developing Countries
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Many governments in developing countries are realising that good quality jobs matter for development. However, little attention has been paid so far to explore what actually matters for young people in terms of job characteristics and employment...
Computers and the Future of Skill Demand
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Computer scientists are working on reproducing all human skills using artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics. Unsurprisingly then, many people worry that these advances will dramatically change work skills in the years ahead and...

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Private spending on education
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Private spending on education refers to expenditure by private sources such as households and other private entities.
Getting Skills Right: France
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8117671e.pdf
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This report identifies effective strategies to tackle skills imbalances in France.
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/education/how-much-will-the-literacy-level-of-the-working-age-population-change-from-now-to-2022_3fbc48a8-en
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Between 2012 and 2022, the literacy proficiency of the working-age population in the countries that took part in the Survey of Adult Skills is set to improve, mainly driven by the relatively low proficiency of the cohorts who will reach 65 between...
 
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Thematic Video on Education

In 2014, close to 40% of 25-34 year-olds now have a tertiary education, a proportion 15 percentage points larger than that among 55-64 year-olds.
 
 
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