Apr 2020
Author(s): Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; González, Stephanie
Este documento incluye algunas proyecciones de las pérdidas de empleo que sufrirán los países de América Latina y el Caribe a causa de la crisis provocada por la propagación de la COVID-19. Para ello…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Berstein, Solange; Bosch, Mariano; Caballero, Gustavo; García-Huitrón, Manuel; Keller, Lukas; Silva Porto, María Teresa
Este documento contiene un análisis detallado del estado actual del sistema de pensiones peruano. El documento enumera y describe los retos principales que el sistema de pensiones enfrentará en los…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Alaimo, Veronica; Dborkin, Daniela
This paper presents new data documenting the level and evolution of public spending on non-contributory programs for 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Salaried formal workers…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Alaimo, Veronica; Dborkin, Daniela
This paper presents new data documenting the level and evolution of public spending on non-contributory programs for 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Salaried formal workers…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Schady, Norbert; Araujo, María Caridad
We study the impact of welfare payments in Ecuador on the probability that women and men work, and on whether they are employed in the formal or informal sectors. Our analysis is based on two…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad; Carneiro, Pedro; Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu; Schady, Norbert
We assigned two cohorts of kindergarten students, totaling more than 24,000 children, to teachers within schools with a rule that is as-good-as-random. We collected data on children at the beginning…