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Trade in Counterfeit ICT Goods
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217111e.pdf
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This study looks at the trade in counterfeit ICT goods, including the size of the trade, the main sources of fake goods, and the countries whose companies are most affected.
Diffuse Pollution, Degraded Waters
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217071e.pdf
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After decades of regulation and investment to reduce point source water pollution, OECD countries still face water quality challenges (e.g. eutrophication) from diffuse agricultural and urban sources of pollution, that is disperse pollution from...

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General government financial wealth
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The financial net worth of the general government sector is the total value of its financial assets minus the total value of its outstanding liabilities.
Trust and Public Policy
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This report examines the influence of trust on policy making and explores some of the steps governments can take to strengthen public trust.
Governance statistics in OECD countries and beyond
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The paper provides a first assessment of the range of governance statistics that are available in OECD countries, reaching three main conclusions. First, while several statistics relating to various aspects of governance are already available, they...
 
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In unitary countries, the share of local taxes is among the highest in the Nordic countries (Sweden, Denmark, and Finland) and Japan, where local taxes account for more than 25% of total tax revenue.
 
 
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