2016 OECD Economic Surveys: Denmark 2016

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This 2016 OECD Economic Survey of the Denmark examines recent economic developments, policies and prospects. The special chapters cover: Macroeconomic and financial risk; Ageing and wellbeing.

English Also available in: French

Assessment and recommendations

Denmark’s population enjoys high material living standards, extensive social welfare, and scores highly on a number of dimensions of well-being (Figure 1). The economy is finally set to recover from a protracted recession, and households are enjoying private sector jobs growth and rising real incomes. Unemployment is low and the “Nordic Model”, combining efficiency enhancing market forces, high quality public services, and an encompassing social net, is still working well.

English Also available in: French


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