Dec 2008
Author(s): Ferroni, Marco
The purpose of this presentation is to propose a definition of the concept of social cohesion and an approach to measuring it. We proceed in two parts: Part I: Cumulative definition and measurement;…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Mazza, Jacqueline; Paris, Angela; Márquez, Gustavo; Ripani, Laura
This publication examines job creation and the work of the IDB from two supporting policy perspectives: (i) policies and programs to improve the business climate and investment for private sector-…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Mazza, Jacqueline; Paris, Angela; Márquez, Gustavo; Ripani, Laura
Esta publicación examina la creación de empleo y la tarea del BID desde dos perspectivas de apoyo: (i) las políticas y los programas para mejorar el clima de negocios y la inversión para un…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo; Gasparini, Leonardo; Salas, Carlos; Herrera, Beethoven; Kuhn, Peter; Silva, Ilmar Ferreira; Marques, Lílian Arruda; Ribeiro, Luis; Francio, Ricardo; Sanches, Solange; Andrés, Luis; Pessino, Carola
¿Cómo viabilizar social y políticamente el proceso de integración a la economía mundial? ¿Cómo aumentar el ritmo de crecimiento de la productividad del trabajo, fuente última del crecimiento…
May 2003
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo
Esta presentación fue comisionada por la Red de Reducción de la Pobreza y Protección Social del Diálogo Regional de Política para la V Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 22 y 23 de mayo de 2003.…
Oct 2001
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo
The purpose of this paper is to discuss the status of training policies in Latin America, and to review some new approaches that are shaping the evolution of policies and institutions in the region.…
May 2000
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo
The adoption of emergency employment and short-term training programs to provide income support to the population affected by the episodes of economic volatility since 1995 reveals the failure of the…
May 1997
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo
In 1995, the government of Uruguay undertook a first pillar-based reform of the pension system, as opposed to the second pillar-based Chilean-style reform. The paper's first section describes…
Nov 1996
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo; Álvarez, Carola
The purpose of this paper is to describe the performance of the Venezuelan labor market between 1982 and 1995, and to analyze its impact on the evolution of poverty. This time period is one wherein…