Les États‑Unis continuent d’afficher un niveau croissant de répression de la corruption, comme le démontre la condamnation ou la sanction de 174 personnes morales et de 115 personnes physiques pour des actes de corruption transnationale ou infractions connexes, en application du Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, (FCPA) entre septembre 2010 et juillet 2019.
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In the United States, hours worked fell by over 15%, on average, in the first three months since the COVID-19 crisis began. For comparison, the average change in hours worked for the first three months of the financial crisis of 2008 was just 1.7%. In addition, GDP is projected to have fallen by 13.6% between the last quarter of 2019 and the second quarter of 2020.
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This note provides a comprehensive overview of the extent to which laws in the United States and OECD countries ensure equal treatment of LGBTI people, and of the complementary policies that could help foster LGBTI inclusion.
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This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2020.
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Key findings for the United States from the report "Pensions at a Glance 2019"
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The United States spends more on healthcare than any other OECD country, both as a proportion of GDP (16.9%) and per person (USD 10 586). High levels of spending have not translated into people leading longer lives. Life expectancy at birth is two years below the OECD average, and actually declined by over two months between 2012 and 2017.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Washington, from 16 to 19 October 2019 to attend a G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, a G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, the meeting of the Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action and the 2019 International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meetings.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in New York on 22 to 26 September 2019, to attend the high-level week of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
Les gouvernements devraient traiter l’épidémie des opioïdes comme une crise de santé publique et améliorer les traitements, les soins et les aides en faveur des personnes dépendantes. Les décès par surdose continuent d’augmenter, favorisés par la hausse des prescriptions abusives ou non d’opioïdes à des fins antalgiques et le trafic de drogue, selon un nouveau rapport de l’OCDE.
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This country fact-sheet presents key figures from "Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle Class". This report analyses the trends of middle-income households in areas such as employment, consumption, wealth and debt, as well as perceptions and social attitudes. It also includes recommendations for protecting middle-class living standards and financial security in the face of economic challenges.