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New publications OECD Economic Outlook, Volume 2016 Issue 2, No. 100, November 2016 The outlook puts forward a consistent set of projections for output, employment, prices, fiscal and current account balances. Coverage is provided for all OECD member countries as well as for selected non-member countries. ISBN 978-92-64-26758-9 November 2016, 237 pages €72 $105 £65 ¥8 700

Health at a Glance: Europe 2016–State of Health in the EU Cycle This fourth edition of Health at a Glance: Europe presents key indicators of health and health systems in the 28 EU countries, 5 candidate countries to the EU and 3 European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries. Two thematic chapters analyse the links between population health and labour market outcomes, as well as the important challenge of strengthening primary care systems in European countries. ISBN 978-92-64-26558-5 November 2016, 200 pages €40 $48 £32 ¥5 200

Health at a Glance: Asia/ Pacific 2016– Measuring Progress towards Universal Health Coverage This publication presents key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing, and health care quality across 27 Asia-Pacific countries and economies. ISBN 978-92-64-26472-4 November 2016, 120 pages €30 $42 £27 ¥3 900


All publications are available to read and share at Job Creation and Local Economic Development 2016

This second edition examines how national and local actors can better work together to support economic development and job creation at the local level. It sheds light on a continuum of issues–from how skills policy can better meet the needs of local communities to how local actors can better engage employers in apprenticeships and improve the implementation of entrepreneurship policy. ISBN 978-92-64-26194-5 November 2016, 288 pages €75 $90 £60 ¥9 700

World Energy Outlook 2016 The landmark Paris Agreement on climate change will transform the global energy system for decades to come. The latest World Energy Outlook offers the most comprehensive analysis of what this transformation of the energy sector might look like, thanks to its energy projections to 2040. ISBN 978-92-64-26494-6 November 2016, 684 pages €150 $180 £120 ¥19 500

Engaging Public Employees for a High-Performing Civil Service How can governments reduce workforce costs while ensuring civil servants remain engaged and productive? The report illustrates the complex challenges facing civil services, such as how to reduce size and cost while still attracting and retaining high-calibre professional talent. ISBN 978-92-64-26719-0 November 2016, 108 pages €21 $25 £16 ¥2 700

Climate and Disaster Resilience Financing in Small Island Developing States Storms, hurricanes, and cyclones have been a feature of life on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) for centuries. But climate change is now increasing the intensity of these disasters, as well as creating new developmental challenges, which challenge the development models of these countries and threaten their own existence. ISBN 978-92-64-26690-2 November 2016, 70 pages €24 $29 £19 ¥3 100

Latin American Economic Outlook 2017: Youth, Skills and Entrepreneurship The 2017 edition of the Latin American Economic Outlook explores youth, skills and entrepreneurship. Young Latin Americans embody the region’s promise and perils. They stand at the crossroads of a region whose once promising economy and social progress is now undergoing a slowdown. ISBN 978-92-64-26254-6 October 2016, 312 pages €60 $72 £48 ¥7 800

OECD-FAO Guidance for Responsible Agricultural Supply Chains OECD and FAO have developed this guidance to help enterprises observe standards of responsible business conduct and undertake due diligence along agricultural supply chains in order to ensure that their operations contribute to sustainable development. ISBN 978-92-64-25095-6 October 2016, 88 pages €24 $28 £19 ¥3 100

OECD Observer No 308 Q4 2016  
OECD Observer No 308 Q4 2016