Health spending in the United States is much higher than in other OECD countries. The United States spends two-and-a-half times more than the OECD average health expenditure per person.
The OECD Washington Centre serves as regional contact in North America for the full range of OECD activities, from the sales of publications, to inquiries from the media, to liaison with governments, parliaments, business, labour and civil society.
How has the US helped shape OECD work in the context of the crisis? In what ways can OECD support the US global and domestic agenda to build a stronger, cleaner and fairer economy?
This document sets out when the United States joined the OECD, what its permanent delegation does, and the benefits of OECD membership.