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Books and Papers

The Geography of Firm Dynamics: Measuring Business Demography for Regional Development
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The Geography of Firm Dynamics provides methods and data to measure and analyse the creation and destruction of businesses across OECD regions.
OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Switzerland 2017
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This is the third Environmental Performance Review of Switzerland. It evaluates progress towards sustainable development and green growth, with a focus on water management and biodiversity conservation and sustainable use.

Statistics

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.
Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Higher Education in Hungary
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This report presents evidence-based analysis of current strategies and practices in higher education institutions (HEIs) in Hungary towards a value-creating use of knowledge resources for innovation and entrepreneurship. The analysis and...
Subnational Infrastructure Investment in OECD Countries: Trends and Key Governance Levers
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Public investment is one of the fiscal tools with the strongest impacts on growth over the long term. However, public investment is in decline compared to the period prior to the 2008 global financial crisis in many OECD countries, and particularly...
 
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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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