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Labour Market Reforms in Portugal 2011-15
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8117031e.pdf
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This report evaluates the comprehensive labour market reforms undertaken in Portugal in 2011-15. It reviews reforms in employment protection legislation, unemployment benefits, activation, collective bargaining, minimum wages and working time, and...
Building an Inclusive Mexico
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This review looks at gender equality in Mexico, examining what advancement has already been made and exploring what needs to be done to close existing gender gaps in political, social and economic life and promote real social change.

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Starting a business
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This indicator introduces two important factors to start a business.
Boosting Skills for Greener Jobs in Flanders, Belgium
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The Flemish economy is extremely diversified with a number of value-added industries and a highly skilled workforce. The shift to a green economy will however require specific knowledge, values and attitudes from the Flemish workforce.
Coping with creative destruction
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A policy framework that does not unduly inhibit the creative destruction process is vital to sustaining productivity growth. Yet, a key question is what happens to workers who lose their jobs due to this process and what are the policies that...
 
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Thematic Video on Employment

In 2014, almost 45 million persons were without job in the OECD area, 11.9 million more than just before the crisis.
 
 
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