Tag Archives: Economic indicators

Measuring the Digital Transformation: A Roadmap for the Future

The OECD has just published the report “Measuring the Digital Transformation: A Roadmap for the Future“. This report provides new insights into the state of the digital transformation by mapping indicators across a range of areas – from education and innovation, to trade and economic and social outcomes – against current digital policy issues, as …
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How’s Life in the Digital Age?

The OECD has recently published the report “How’s Life in the Digital Age? – Opportunities and Risks of the Digital Transformation for People’s Well-being“. This report documents how the ongoing digital transformation is affecting people’s lives across the 11 key dimensions that make up the How’s Life? Well-being Framework (Income and wealth, Jobs and earnings, …
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How’s Life? 2017

The OECD has recently published the report “How’s Life? – Measuring well-being”. How’s Life? 2017 charts the promises and pitfalls for people’s well-being in 35 OECD countries and 6 partner countries. It presents the latest evidence from 50 indicators, covering both current well-being outcomes and resources for future well-being, and including changes since 2005. During …
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OECD Regions at a Glance 2016

The OECD has just published Regions at a Glance 2016. The study shows how regions and cities contribute to national economic growth and well-being. According to the report income inequality is worsening within many countries, and regional disparities in housing, safety and air quality inside countries are also growing wider in many cases. Regions at …
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OECD: The Rise of Inequality and Social Divisions

The OECD has just published the report “Society at a Glance 2014: The Crisis and Its Aftermath”. According to the study, income inequality and social division have risen sharply since the beginning of the economic crisis. The economic crisis has disproportionately hit the most vulnerable in society, and their conditions could continue to worsen unless …
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Quality of Life in the EU

Eurostat has just published an online publication on “Quality of Life Indicators”. The aim is to complement the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) indicator, traditionally used to measure economic and social development, with others that can offer a more detailed analysis of many different dimensions of quality of life in the EU. The publication measures 8+1 …
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All You Ever Needed to Know About London

IESE has access to Cities, a new Euromonitor database providing fully comparable data and in-depth analysis on 850 cities worldwide. Cities provides localized city economic profiles and analysis on the consumers living in them, offering valuable insights for strategic planning. Analysis is based on urban economic theory and developed by Euromonitor’s extended global network of in-country …
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All You Ever Needed to Know About New York

IESE has access to Cities, a new Euromonitor database providing fully comparable data and in-depth analysis on 850 cities worldwide. Cities provides localized city economic profiles and analysis on the consumers living in them, offering valuable insights for strategic planning. Analysis is based on urban economic theory and developed by Euromonitor’s extended global network of in-country …
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Government at a Glance 2011

The OECD has just launched the second edition of Government at a Glance 2011. The indicators compare the political and institutional frameworks of government across OECD countries as well as government revenues and expenditures, employment, and compensation. Several countries now require substantial progress in government efficiency in order to reconcile fiscal consolidation and responsiveness to …
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Investing Across Borders 2010

The World Bank Group has just published the report, “Investing Across Borders 2010: Indicators of Foreign Direct Investment Regulation in 87 Economies”. This is the first report to offer objective data on laws and regulations affecting foreign direct investment that can be compared across 87 countries. The research finds that countries that do well on …
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