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Study Report

Study Number: QE-501-001-1-1-International-OECD-1995

Subject Area: Education Processes and Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: Education at a glance: OECD database, 1999.  [machine-readable data file] / Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development  [principal investigator(s)] / Paris, France: OECD  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 4/15/2000

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Install the program to D:\OECD_PUB. The permission should be set to RX. From the Start menu, go to Programs, OECD data then Education at a glance. UW-Madison has a subscription to SourceOECD Statistics via the General Library System on campus. Here is a direct link to SourceOECD.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison Campus

Date Ordered: 3/1/2000

Documentation: Extensive online help and one volume user's guide.

Abstract: This CD-ROM provides access to a set of comparative statistics and indicators on educational systems and policies in OECD countries in 1995 or 1996. It is useful for analyzing and measuring the current state of education internationally. Its topics include: how human and financial resources are invested in education; how education and learning systems operate and evolve; the returns on investment in education. This OECD database uses Beyond 20/20™ for Windows™. This user interface allows users to carry out data extractions and build graphs and tables. Countries included are Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States.

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