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Investing in Youth: Japan
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This report provides a detailed diagnosis of youth policies in the area of education, training, social and employment policies. Its main focus is on disengaged or at-risk of disengaged youth.
Small, Medium, Strong. Trends in SME Performance and Business Conditions
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This publication addresses a growing demand by governments for tools to monitor the performance of small and medium-sized enterprises, and benchmark the effectiveness of policies in creating appropriate conditions for them to flourish and grow. SMEs...


Starting a business
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This indicator introduces two important factors to start a business.
OECD Compendium of Productivity Indicators 2017
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This report presents a comprehensive overview of recent and longer-term trends in productivity levels and growth in OECD countries, accession countries, key partners and G20 countries. It includes measures of labour productivity, capital productivity...
Making trade work for all
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Against the background of rising anti-globalisation sentiment, this report argues that, while there are good reasons for some people to be angry, trade is not the root of many problems, nor can it solve them on its own. What is needed is an...

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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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