Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is an international organisation based in Paris, which was founded in 1961. It has currently 34 members. It also cooperates with more than 70 countries around the world as well as non-governmental organisations and civil society. The main objective is to coordinate policies in line with the long- term economic development of Member States and associated observers.
OECD is a unique discussion in which member countries endeavour to find solutions to the global problems. The OECD produces international agreed instruments, decisions a recommendations to promote rules of the game where a multilateral agreement is necessary for individual countries to make progress in a globalised economy. The OECD is known for its outstanding publications and statistics covering economic and social issues from macroeconomics, to trade, education, development and science and innovation.
In addition, the Office´s employees regularly participate in OECD activities especially in the work of Competition Committee and working groups. The Office also organised workshops in collaboration with experts from the OECD.
For more information see: http://www.oecd.org/
Competition Assessment Principles (pdf, 586.49 kB)
Last update: 24.01.2014