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  • 21st Century Learning Environmentsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 35.00

    School buildings have a crucial contribution to make to raising educational achievement. Designing high performance school buildings for the 21st century for all children is a shared concern amongst OECD countries. Innovative research seeks architectural answers that make efficient use of the resources invested in building, renovating and running schools.... more...

  • Engineered Barrier Systems (EBS) in the Safety Caseby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 63.00

    In the deep disposal of radioactive waste, the presence of several barriers serving complementary safety functions enhances confidence that the waste will be isolated and contained to protect human health and the environment. The barriers include the natural geological barrier and the engineered barrier system (EBS). The EBS itself may comprise a variety... more...

  • Swedenby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 63.00

    This review analyses the Swedish institutional framework for better regulation. In recent years Sweden has made a remarkable recovery, benefiting from deregulation efforts undertaken in the early to mid 1990s. Sweden places a strong emphasis on high standards of social welfare and a strong governance framework, which foster consensus. To preserve its... more...

  • Environment at a Glanceby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 49.00

    This book includes key environmental indicators endorsed by OECD Environment Ministers and major environmental indicators from the OECD Core Set. These indicators reflect environmental progress made since the early 1990s and thus contribute to measuring environmental performance. Organised by issues such as climate change, air pollution, biodiversity,... more...

  • ICT and Learningby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 33.00

    Across both the industrialised and the developing worlds, educators have high hopes for information and communications technology (ICT). ICT has been seen as a potentially powerful tool for raising educational performance and increasing access to learning by the disadvantaged. Can it live up to these hopes? And does it have particular relevance to... more...

  • Denmarkby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 56.00

    Denmark has been using ICT in government for several decades. Following a pattern common in OECD countries, during the 1970s and 1980s the focus was mainly on achieving efficiencies in public administration through process automation. Then, during the 1990s, there was a shift towards exploiting the potential of ICT to develop what, by the later... more...

  • No. 11: The Taxation of Employee Stock Optionsby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 56.00

    Employee stock option plans have become a common component of remuneration packages in multinational enterprises. This publication presents and examines the many important tax issues that arise for beneficiaries and companies. . Focusing first on domestic tax issues, it considers what tax treatment would provide no tax-related incentives for a... more...

  • Skills Upgradingby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 91.00

    Skills are key to a better job and a better life. Yet acquiring them is often most difficult for the people who need them most: those trapped in low-paid jobs with hard working conditions. The result is an imbalanced labour market with unused human resource potential, misused government resources and unmet employer needs. A number of obstacles stand... more...

  • United Statesby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 63.00

    UNITED STATES. Topics covered:.:.; Environmental Management.; Air and Water Management.; Nature and Biodiversity Management.; Economy, Society and Environment.; Health and Environment.; International Co-operation. This book is part of the OECD Environmental Performance Reviews Programme which conducts peer reviews of environmental conditions and progress... more...

  • The Development Effectiveness of Food Aidby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 33.00

    The Development Effectiveness of Food Aid: Does Tying Matter? provides a detailed look into two food aid issues. First, the study assesses the effectiveness of the various ways in which food aid can promote food security and poverty alleviation. This remains an unresolved issue: independent reviews of food-aided development activities range from the... more...