Dec 2019
Author(s): Alvarez, Roberto; Benavente, José Miguel; Crespi, Gustavo
Using different country-level datasets, this paper studies the relationship between innovation and economic integration in the global economy. The macroeconomic evidence exploits the fact that…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Alaimo, Veronica; Bosch, Mariano; Gualavisi, Melany; Villa, Juan Miguel
This paper presents new data documenting the cost of salaried labor in 20 Latin American and Caribbean countries. We gather data on the three main costs associated to hiring salaried labor; (i)…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Alaimo, Veronica; Bosch, Mariano; Gualavisi, Melany; Villa, Juan Miguel
Este estudio documenta el costo del trabajo asalariado en 20 países de América Latina y el Caribe. Recopilamos datos sobre los tres costos principales asociados a la contratación de trabajo…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore
Japan and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) enjoy a diverse and longstanding economic relationship. The ties between the two economies encompass trade and foreign direct investment in a range of…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Champin, Jorge; Cortés, René; Kohon, Jorge; Rodríguez, Manuel
Este documento tiene como objetivo identificar los desafíos de la actividadferroviaria de carga en Colombia y el conjunto de acciones y políticas públicas para lograr su crecimiento, diversificando…