Over time, the OECD has become a leading and respected organization for comparative analysis in a globalized world. Going forward, the OECD could play an outsized role in digital taxes, digital trade, artificial intelligence, and data privacy. In , the OECD will consider the term expiration of certain top leadership positions, particularly the secretary-general SG , who is the top manager of OECD activities and interface. It is in the interest of the United States to advocate for new leadership and to engage actively in identifying a successor SG who reflects U. It is also important to look at the internal balance of influence and participation within the OECD, as well as how the organization outwardly reflects its mission. During the year tenure of Angel Gurria , the current OECD secretary-general, the organization has become a pillar of the global economic governance architecture.
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Researchers are professionals engaged in the conception or creation of new knowledge, products, processes, methods and systems, as well as in the management of the projects concerned. This indicator is measured in per 1 people employed and in number of researchers; the data are available as a total and broken down by gender. Compare variables. Find a country by name. Show baseline: OECD.
November 28, by Dan Mitchell. Perhaps reflecting the mindset of the European governments that dominate its membership, the Paris-based international bureaucracy has morphed into a cheerleader for statist policies. What is particularly irksome to me is the way the OECD often uses dishonest methodology to advance the cause of big government. And now we have some more good research to add to that limited list. A new working paper by two economists at the OECD contains some remarkable findings about the negative impact of government spending on economic performance.
Gender differences in attitudes and behavior are substantial in all countries, robust to controlling for a large set of sociodemographic, employment, psychological, and behavioral factors, and only partially mitigated for individuals who cohabit or have direct exposure to COVID The results are not driven by differential social desirability bias. They carry important implications for the spread of the pandemic and may contribute to explain gender differences in vulnerability to it. Vincenzo Galasso, Vincent Pons and Paola Profeta did the conceptualization of the research question, the data curation, the formal analysis, and the writing of the paper. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.