Employment

 

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Ageing and Employment Policies: Poland 2015 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115011e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/employment/ageing-and-employment-policies-poland-2015_9789264227279-en
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This report on Poland offers analysis and assessment on what the best policies are for fostering employability, job mobility and labour demand at an older age.
Trends in Income Inequality and its Impact on Economic Growth Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxrjncwxv6j.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/trends-in-income-inequality-and-its-impact-on-economic-growth_5jxrjncwxv6j-en
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In most OECD countries, the gap between rich and poor is at its highest level since 30 years. Today, the richest 10 per cent of the population in the OECD area earn 9.5 times the income of the poorest 10 per cent; in the 1980s this ratio stood at 7:1 and has been rising continuously ever since....

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Wage levels Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/earnwage/wage-levels.htm
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The incidence of low pay refers to the share of workers earning less than two-thirds of median earnings. The incidence of high pay refers to the share of workers earning more than one-and-a-half time median earnings.
Employment and Skills Strategies in Flanders, Belgium Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8415031e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/employment/employment-and-skills-strategies-in-flanders-belgium_9789264228740-en
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This report delivers evidence-based and practical recommendations on how to better support employment and economic development in Flanders, Belgium, with case studies on Antwerp and Limburg.
NEET Youth in the Aftermath of the Crisis Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js6363503f6.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/neet-youth-in-the-aftermath-of-the-crisis_5js6363503f6-en
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This paper presents an overview of the situation of youth in OECD countries since the onset of the financial crisis focusing primarily on describing the characteristics and living conditions of young NEETs. It also provides data on the availability, coverage and effectiveness of income-support...
 
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Thematic Video on Employment

Did you know that OECD examines access to both formal and informal training ?
Did you know that jobless rates will fall only slightly over the next 18 months, from 8.0% in May 2013 to 7.8% at the end of 2014 ?