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Tourism Policy Review of Mexico
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The Mexico Tourism Policy Review provides an assessment of tourism-related policies, programmes and plans to support sustainable tourism development in Mexico. Policy recommendations focus on priority areas to help strengthen Mexico's tourism sector...
SME and Entrepreneurship Policy in Israel 2016
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This report examines Israel’s performance in stimulating SMEs and entrepreneurship and makes recommendations for government policy.

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National area distribution
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National area distribution is defined as the classification of a given country into urban, intermediate and rural regions.
Job Creation and Local Economic Development 2016
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This second edition of Job Creation and Local Economic Development examines how national and local actors can better work together to support economic development and job creation at the local level.
Does It Pay to Live in Big(ger) Cities?
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This study approaches the question whether it “pays” to live in big(ger) cities in a three-fold manner: first, it estimates how city size affects worker productivity (agglomeration benefits) in Germany, based on individual-level wage data. Second, it...
 
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Thematic Video on Urban, Rural and Regional Development

In 2015, about two-thirds of the OECD population lives in cities, and in the next decade there are expected to be nearly 500 cities with more than 1 million inhabitants.
 
 
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