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Getting Skills Right: United Kingdom
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This report identifies effective strategies to tackle skills imbalances in the United Kingdom.
Better Use of Skills in the Workplace
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This joint OECD-ILO report provides a comparative analysis of case studies focusing on improving skills use in the workplace across eight countries.


Employee compensation by activity
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Employee compensation has two components: wages and salaries payable in cash or in kind, and the value of social contributions payable by employers.
Getting Skills Right: France
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This report identifies effective strategies to tackle skills imbalances in France.
Labour Market Polarization in Advanced Countries
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This paper explores the effects of offshoring, technology and Chinese import competition on labor market polarization in European countries. We find that polarization occurs mostly as a result of polarization within individual industries, while the...

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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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