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An award-winning magazine to keep you ahead of today's economic and social policy challenges.
PRINT RUN: 17,000 copies in English, January 2013. For details on the French edition, see www.observateurocde.org .
The OECD Observer magazine presents concise, up-to-date and authoritative analysis of world economic, social and environmental issues. Since 1962 it has been keeping policymakers, business people, NGOs, researchers and journalists ahead of the policy debate. It is a catalyst for new discussion and ideas, and a source of key data.
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  • Editor-in-Chief: Rory J. Clarke
  • Senior editor: Ricardo Tejada
  • Editor: Loïc Verdier
  • Assistant editor: Ileana Epsztajn
  • Associate writer: Lyndon Thompson
  • Marketing and advertising manager: François Barnaud

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  • Loïc Verdier
  • Web editor: Loïc Verdier, Marie Francolin
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    David Rooney; André Faber; Ruairi O Brien
  • Cartoon strip: Frankie.org
    Stik

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For more on Ruairi O'Brien's work, visit http://splashfreespaghetti.blogspot.com/
For more on Stik, visit http://www.stik.biz/business.html and see his other animations on YouTube

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