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Economic Cooperation and Development, Organization for (OECD) Explained

Economic Cooperation and Development, Organization for (OECD) at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

International organization founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade. Based in Paris, the OECD serves as a consultative assembly and a clearinghouse for economic data, and also coordinates economic aid to developing countries. Its current members are Australia, Austria, Belgium, Britain, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, S. Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the U.S.