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): Tomiak, Richard; Millán, Jaime
The objective of this paper is to assesses the Central American power sector reforms and suggest an integrated framework for promoting sustainability of electricity sector reform in the six countries…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Vargas, Humberto; Useche de Brill, Inés; Zapata, Juan Antonio; Altobelli, Laura C.; Vásquez, Paciente; Díaz, Julieta; Caldera Pietri, Andrés; Solís, Esperanza; Volpi, Vario; Navarro, Zander; Gómez Calcaño, Luis; Villanueva, Mariadela; Virtuoso, Fernando José; Correa López, Ana María; Cavallieri, Fernando; Griffith, Jean D.; Allegretti, María Helena; Aguilar Valenzuela, Rubén; Donoso, Isable; Arroyo, Daniel; Espino, José A.; Jarquín Calderon, Edmundo; Komora, Carlos Alberto; Oliveira, João Batista Araujo e; Ossa Escobar, Carlos; Mascareño, Carlos; Vispo Bastón, Enrique; Jacinto, Claudia; Pérez-Calle, Francisco; Aceña de Fuentes, María del Carmen; Jacir de Lovo, Ana Evelyn; Caballero, Alvaro Colom; Stein, Alfredo; Espeut, Peter
Esta publicación tiene por objeto establecer, empíricamente, la complementariedad entre el Estado y la sociedad civil en el marco de las políticas sociales y la lucha contra la pobreza.
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…