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Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
December 04, 2017
Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
Asia should remain the world's economic heavyweight for another 10 years.
Asia To Stay World's Fastest-Growing Region Through 2030
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
November 20, 2017
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
The OECD calls its “How’s Life?” report a wake-up call for governments.
OECD: Life Satisfaction Falls Amid Slow Recovery From Global Crisis
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
October 10, 2017
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
Gender equality remains a distant pursuit for much of the Asia-Pacific region, despite the economic and social benefits.
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
The Cook Islands Set to Graduate to 'Developed' Nation Status
October 06, 2017
The Cook Islands Set to Graduate to 'Developed' Nation Status
The OECD’s call is a positive achievement for the Pacific island nation, but also presents new challenges.
The Cook Islands Set to Graduate to 'Developed' Nation Status
G20 Fails Growth Test
September 08, 2016
G20 Fails Growth Test
Once again, the G20 is big on talk but short on the action needed to revitalize the global economy.
G20 Fails Growth Test
Vietnam’s PISA Surprise
November 01, 2015
Vietnam’s PISA Surprise
How has the country been able to overcome socioeconomic disadvantages to perform so well?
Vietnam’s PISA Surprise
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
October 10, 2015
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
In international comparison, Australia still shows some of the best policy performances and governance.
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
OECD: Forget Sunshades, The Future Ain’t So Bright
July 09, 2014
OECD: Forget Sunshades, The Future Ain’t So Bright
A new study sees slowing international growth, especially in Asia, in the coming decades.
OECD: Forget Sunshades, The Future Ain’t So Bright
OECD: Aussies Still the Happiest
May 07, 2014
OECD: Aussies Still the Happiest
A new report once again ranks Australians as among the happiest people on the planet.
OECD: Aussies Still the Happiest
OECD: Reform Failure Could Sink Growth
February 24, 2014
OECD: Reform Failure Could Sink Growth
G20 finance ministers pledge to boost global growth by 2 percent or more over the next five years.
OECD: Reform Failure Could Sink Growth
China “Cheats” the PISA Exams
December 06, 2013
China “Cheats” the PISA Exams
Shanghai may have the smartest students, but the statistics don’t reflect the rest of China.
China “Cheats” the PISA Exams
Emerging Threat: Developing Markets Stall
November 21, 2013
Emerging Threat: Developing Markets Stall
A new OECD report predicts a slowing world economy, and Asia is not exempt.
Emerging Threat: Developing Markets Stall
Eurozone Gloomy, But Life Ain’t Bad in Asia
November 07, 2013
Eurozone Gloomy, But Life Ain’t Bad in Asia
A new OECD report shows a number of Asia-Pacific countries doing quite well in quality of life.
Eurozone Gloomy, But Life Ain’t Bad in Asia
Australia, World’s Happiest Country for Third Consecutive Year
May 29, 2013
Australia, World’s Happiest Country for Third Consecutive Year
The OECD has ranked Australia the world’s happiest country, yet again.
Australia, World’s Happiest Country for Third Consecutive Year
IEA: North American Oil to Transform Global Market in Next 5 Years
May 15, 2013
IEA: North American Oil to Transform Global Market in Next 5 Years
A report sees a “supply shock” from increased North American oil output.
IEA: North American Oil to Transform Global Market in Next 5 Years
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
November 29, 2012
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
With advanced economies remaining sluggish, Asia will continue to power the global economy.
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
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