By Stijn Broecke. Income inequality has been rising in a large majority of OECD countries and, in most of them, is now at its highest level in 30 years. Today, the richest 10% of the population in the OECD area receive 9.5 times more income each year than the poorest 10%. Arresting the trend rise … More Skills and wage inequality
By Paulina Granados Zambrano and Glenda Quintini Human capital is key for economic growth. Not only is it linked to aggregate economic performance but also to each individual’s labour market outcomes. However, a skilled population is not enough to achieve high and inclusive growth, as skills need to be put into productive use at … More Too small to “productively” use skills at work?