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Books and Papers

OECD Employment Outlook 2016 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116081e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/employment/oecd-employment-outlook-2016_empl_outlook-2016-en
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This 2016 edition of the OECD Employment Outlook provides an in-depth review of recent labour market trends and short-term prospects in OECD countries. The Outlook’s analysis and recommendations are complemented by a statistical annex.
The Economic Consequences of Outdoor Air Pollution Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9716091e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/the-economic-consequences-of-outdoor-air-pollution_9789264257474-en
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This report provides a comprehensive assessment of the economic consequences of outdoor air pollution in the coming decades, focusing on the impacts on mortality, morbidity, and changes in crop yields as caused by high concentrations of pollutants.

Statistics

Poverty gap Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/inequality/poverty-gap.htm
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The poverty gap is the ratio by which the mean income of the poor falls below the poverty line.
Better Ways to Pay for Health Care Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8116091e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/better-ways-to-pay-for-health-care_9789264258211-en
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This report looks at payment reform, one of many policy tools being used to improve health system performance.
Adverse Outcome Pathway on chronic binding of antagonist to N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors (NMDARs) during brain development induces impairment of learning and memory abilities Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jlsqs5hcrmq.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/adverse-outcome-pathway-on-chronic-binding-of-antagonist-to-n-methyl-d-aspartate-receptors-nmdars-during-brain-development-induces-impairment-of-learning-and-memory-abilities_5jlsqs5hcrmq-en
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It is well documented and accepted that learning and memory processes rely on physiological functioning of the glutamate receptor N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDAR). Both animal and human studies investigating NMDA itself, experiments with NMDAR antagonists and mutant mice lacking NMDAR subunits...
 
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Thematic Video on Social Issues, Migration & Health

Income poverty affects one child out of seven in OECD countries, while 10% of children live in jobless households. Since the economic crisis, child poverty rates have risen in 2/3 of OECD countries.
 
 
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