Monday, November 17, 2014

OECD Highlights Nov. 2014




Signs of stress must not be ignored, IEA warns in its new World Energy Outlook 2014

Better professional training would boost skills and job creation, says Skills beyond School: Synthesis Report

New ICPSR Studies- Nov. 2014





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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

What's New from OECD







Global growth continuing at a moderate pace, says the OECD Economic Outlook Interim Economic Assessment, September 2014:



Educational mobility starts to slow in industrialized world, says Education at a Glance 2014: OECD Indicators: 




Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Quantifying the Value Addedcalls on governments to invest more resources to harness them calls on governments to invest more resources to harness them.



Geographic Variations in Health Care: What Do We Know and What Can Be Done to Improve Health System Performance?


Thursday, May 15, 2014

New Data from Roper: Pew Hispanic Center Poll: 2012 National Survey of Latinos


Pew Hispanic Center Poll: 2012 National Survey of Latinos

Abstract:
Preferred term of Hispanic or Latino (1); family heritage (1); country born in (2); years living in United States (1); country parents born in (2); US citizenship (2); satisfaction with direction of country (1); thoughts toward presidential election (1); presidential candidate preferences (2); voter participation (2); Hispanic vote impact on election (1); party more concerned for Hispanics (1); importance of various election issues (6); photo ID needed to vote (2); support for illegal immigrant children policy (2); peers detained for immigration reasons (1); Spanish language proficiency (2); English language proficiency (2); personal financial situation (2); importance of various personal goals (5); friends with same family heritage (1); Hispanic ethnicity affecting parts of life (3); Mexican ethnicity affecting parts of life (3); quality of interaction between racial groups (3); support for same-sex marriage (1); keeping up with news (1); preferred news sources (4); language of news sources (4); accuracy of news sources (2); quality of media coverage of Hispanics (1); ownership of various electronic devices (3); type of cell phone (1); internet usage (1); email habits (1); internet usage on handheld devices (1); social networking sites (2); news through social networking (1).
For more information contact Barbara Mento, Data Librarian