Nov 1999
Author(s): Briceño-León, Roberto; Pérez Perdomo, Rogelio; Navarro, Juan Carlos; Márquez, Patricia; Castillo, Anabel; Zubillaga, Veronica; Camardiel, Alberto; Avila, Olga; de Armas, Edoardo; Malpica, Claudia; González, Natascha
En la presentación de este trabajo se optado por comenzar con la fuente de conocimiento más obvia, las estadísticas policiales. En la primera parte se analizaron las dificultades de trabajar con…
Nov 1999
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Behrman, Jere R.; Székely, Miguel
Schooling is a major factor in economic development. There is extensive empirical literature on what determines schooling attainment. But most of this literature uses micro data to explore…
Sep 1999
Author(s): Behrman, Jere R.; Duryea, Suzanne; Székely, Miguel
This paper presents new evidence for major world regions and for the most populous countries in each region on associations between the average ages of populations and three groups of economic…
Sep 1999
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Behrman, Jere R.; Székely, Miguel
There is a recent renewal of interest in the relation between shifts in age structures of populations and various economic outcomes. These shifts are triggered by changes in fertility and mortality…
Mar 1999
Author(s): Filgueira, Fernando; Moraes, Juan Andrés; Fernández, Carlos; Filgueira, Carlos; Moreira, Constanza
This paper argues for a multi-level explanatory model for understanding institutional reform. Using the case of Uruguay, the authors seek to show how a changed political environment combined with…