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World Energy Outlook 2014

The OECD has just launched the “World Energy Outlook 2014.” The report bringing together the latest data and policy developments presents up to date projections of energy trends for the first time through to 2040. Oil, natural gas, coal, renewables and energy efficiency are covered, along with updates on trends in energy-related CO2emissions, fossil-fuel and …
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Employment Outlook 2014

The OECD has just published the “Employment Outlook 2014.” According to the study jobs recovery will remain well above its pre-crisis levels next year in most OECD countries, despite modest declines over the rest of 2014 and in 2015. The Outlook says that jobless rates will decrease slightly over the next 18 months in the …
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Policy challenges for the next 50 years

The OECD has just published the report “Policy challenges for the next 50 years.” According to the study a slowdown in global economic growth and a continuing rise in income inequality are projected for the coming decades. Three areas are highlighted: sustaining strong growth, tackling rising income inequality and reducing climate change costs. Ageing populations …
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The OECD Sovereign Borrowing Outlook 2013

  The OECD has just published the report Sovereign Borrowing Outlook 2013. According to the study the gross borrowing needs of OECD governments are projected to increase slightly to around USD 10.9 trillion in 2013, up from the already high level of USD 10.8 trillion in 2012. The report expects that ratings agencies will continue …
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