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Enhancing Competitiveness in Central Asia
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Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan have recorded impressive economic growth rates since 2000, driven mainly by the export of commodities and labour.
Ageing and Employment Policies: United States 2018
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This report looks at the various pathways out of the labour market for older workers in the United States and at how employers can be supported to retain and hire older workers.


Gender wage gap
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The gender wage gap is defined as the difference between male and female median wages divided by the male median wages.
OECD Labour Force Statistics 2017
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This annual edition of Labour Force Statistics provides detailed statistics on labour force, employment and unemployment, broken down by gender, as well as unemployment duration, employment status, employment by sector of activity and part-time...
The effect of computer use on job quality
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This paper studies changes in computer use and job quality in the EU-15 between 1995 and 2015. We document that while the proportion of workers using computers has increased from 40% to more than 60% over twenty years, there remain significant...

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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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