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.

Economic data

GDP growth: -9.8% Q2/Q1 2020 2020
Consumer price inflation: 1.3% Sep 2020 annual
Trade (G20): -17.7% exp, -16.7% imp, Q2/Q1 2020
Unemployment: 7.3% Sep 2020
Last update: 10 Nov 2020

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