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New Health Statistics by the OECD

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Few weeks ago the OECD launched its extensive annul database on health statistics- The OECD Health Statistics 2014. The analysis of the data, performed by the organization reveals that health expenditures in many OECD
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How much are public servants paid?

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The compensation in the public sector often receives high attention in the media and in the ongoing debate about the efficiency of the public sector. But how much do we really know about the wages
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Risk Finance in the Green Sector

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The DSTI (Science, Technology and Industry department) of the OECD has recently published a report that aims to provide the missing data on the drivers and characteristics of finance in the green sector. It is
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“Resilient Economies and Inclusive Societies – Empowering People for Jobs and Growth”

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That was the main message in the 2014 Ministerial Council Statement, signed by the Finance Ministers of the OECD member countries during the Ministerial Meeting (MCM 2014) two weeks ago. Similar to the
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2013 Economic Survey

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Israel’s economy is in good condition, although several steps are needed in order to reduce poverty and close living standards gap. The OECD Secretary-General Mr. Angel Gurría presented the Economic Survey and its conclusions, as
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Climate change, water, and Israeli policies

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The water seminar that we promoted here, and was part from WATEC 2013, took place in Tel-Aviv and gained many compliments. It was defined as a success. As we mentioned it was organised by the Ministry
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Cost of living

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On of the main issues in Israel’s today’s public agenda is the high cost of living. Since the social protest in the summer of 2011 this issue became central, essential and highly debated in Israel’s
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Entrepreneurship and the crisis

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The global  economic crisis has increased attention on entrepreneurship. Many economists and policy makers have concluded that entrepreneurship is one of the main ways to resolve the crisis. Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs have long been recognized
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The OECD Environmental Outlook to 2050

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The OECD Environmental Outlook to 2050 asks “What could the next four decades bring?” Based on joint modeling by the OECD and the PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency. It looks forward to the year 2050
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The revolution that changed the world

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[youtube]http://youtu.be/ktx2_Dzy3tM[/youtube]   Phone calls were expensive 20 years later People are mobile. This is the 21th century global revolution. Life became much easier. How it effects world production? what is needed? less barriers, investing in
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