New skills for the digital economy: measuring the demand and supply of ICT skills at work

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Author: Spiezia, Vincenzo; Koksal-Oudot, Elif; Montagnier, Pierre

Abstract:

This report was prepared in support of Panel 4.1 'New market and new jobs' of the OECD Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy, held on 21-23 June 2016 in Cancun, Mexico. [It] presents new evidence on how information and communication technologies (ICTs) are changing the demand for skills at work. While the use of ICT at work increased in a large majority of countries between 2011 and 2014, a significant number of workers do not seem to have sufficient skills to use these technologies effectively. The diffusion of ICTs is also changing the way work is carried out, increasing the...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Technology; Employment; Skills and knowledge; Labour market; Research

Keywords: Technological change; Skill needs; Generic skills; Job requirements; OECD country; Labour demand; Labour supply; Workplace change; Measurement; Digital skills

Published: Paris, France: OECD, 2016

Physical description: 67 p.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5jlwnkm2fc9x-en

Also called: New skills for the digital economy: measuring the demand and supply of information and communication technology skills at work: 2016 Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy technical report; New skills for the digital economy: measuring the demand and supply of ICT skills at work: 2016 Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy technical report

Date: 21-23 June 2016

Place: Cancun, Mexico

Series: OECD digital economy papers; no. 258

ISSN: 2071-6826 (online)

Notes:
More information about the meeting may be found at: http://www.oecd.org/internet/ministerial/

Resource type: Report

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Call number: TD/TNC 124.1117

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