Social Protection

These structural reforms can help governments address the cost of living crisis

Addressing the cost of living crisis Image: Unsplash/Katie harp

David Turner

Head, Macroeconomic Analysis Division, OECD

Balázs Égert

Senior Economist, OECD

Jarmila Botev

Economist, OECD


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A chart comparing projections of GDP and household disposable income.
The chart compares recent OECD projections for 2022 of growth in real GDP and real household disposable income. Only OECD countries for which national accounts data on real household disposable income is readily available are shown. Image: OECD Economic Outlook
Chart showing public spending on family in-kind benefits.
Family in-kind benefits boost long-run employment, especially for women. Image: OECD Social Expenditure Database


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