Donald J. Johnston

Secretary-General of the OECD
Donald J. Johnston was OECD secretary-general for two consecutive terms, from June 1996 to June 2006. Mr Johnston had previously been a lawyer and politician who spent 10 years in the Canadian parliament and served as a cabinet minister in a number of senior portfolios. For more background, please click here.



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GDP growth: +0.5% Q2 2019 year-on-year
Consumer price inflation: 1.6% September 2019 annual
Trade: -1.9% exp, -0.9% imp, Q2 2019
Unemployment: 5.2% September 2019
Last update: 18 November 2019

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