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Getting Skills Right: Italy
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This report identifies effective strategies to tackle skills imbalances in Italy.
Getting Skills Right: Good Practice in Adapting to Changing Skill Needs
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This report identifies effective strategies to tackle skills imbalances, based on five country-specific policy notes for France, Italy, Spain, South Africa and the United Kingdom.

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Adult education level
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Adult education level defines the highest level of education completed by the 25-64 year-old population.
Educational Opportunity for All
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Equitable educational opportunities can help to promote long-lasting, inclusive economic growth and social cohesion. Successful education and skills policies can empower individuals to reach their full potential and enjoy the fruits of their labour,...
How returns to skills depend on formal qualifications
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Using PIAAC (Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies) data for 21 countries, we study interrelationships between formal qualifications, cognitive skills, and labour market outcomes, focusing on comparisons between less and...
 
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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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