Sep 2000
Author(s): Székely, Miguel; Birdsall, Nancy; Behrman, Jere R.
This paper develops and applies a new approach to the estimation of the impact of economy-wide reforms on wage differentials, using a new high-quality data set on wage differentials by schooling…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
"Forest Resource Policy in Latin America" gathers the thinking of a score of experts on sustainable use and management of forests, including incentives for investment. The authors tackle…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
En este libro, varios especialistas en política forestal analizan mejores formas de manejo y conservación de los recursos forestales de la región. Asimismo evalúan los impactos económicos y sociales…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Knaul, Felicia Marie; Murrugarra, Edmundo; Hernández Alvarez, Carlos; Cortez, Rafael; Savedoff, William D.; Espinosa Ferrando, Jaime; Ribero Medina, Rocío; Valdivia, Martín; Schultz, T. Paul; Núñez, Jairo; Parker, Susan W.
Common sense suggests that healthier people are more productive and wealthier people can obtain things that make them healthier. This book asks whether investments in health also affect productivity…