Oct 2013
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Melguizo, Ángel; Pagés, Carmen
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has reduced its inequality and poverty, and is looking towards the future with greater optimism than in the past. As the region grows, new problems appear…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Melguizo, Ángel; Pagés, Carmen
América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) ha reducido su desigualdad y su pobreza, y enfrenta las próximas décadas con mayor optimismo que en el pasado. Conforme la región crece, aparecen nuevos problemas a…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Melguizo, Ángel; Pagés, Carmen
América Latina e Caribe (ALC) reduziram sua desigualdade e sua pobreza e enfrentarão as próximas décadas com maior otimismo do que no passado. Conforme a região cresce, aparecem novos problemas que…
Sep 2007
Author(s): Contreras, Dante; Kruger, Diana; Ochoa, Marcelo; Zapata, Daniela
This paper explores the role of social networks in determining the participation of Bolivian women in income-generating activities. The empirical analysis intends to explore the impact of this new…
Dec 2000
Author(s): Attanasio, Orazio P.; Székely, Miguel; Gray-Molina, George; Jiménez, Wilson; Pérez de Rada, Ernesto; Yáñez, Ernesto; Neri, Marcelo Côrtes; Amadeo, Edward Joaquim; Carvalho, Alexandre Pinto; Contreras, Dante; Larrañaga, Osvaldo; Leibovich, José; Núñez, Jairo; Trejos, Juan Diego; Montiel, Nancy; Escobal, Javier; Saavedra-Chanduví, Jaime; Torero, Máximo
This book examines poverty as a structural problem caused by the way economic systems operate. It poses a simple question: Why do poor people earn less? Case studies in Bolivia, Brazil, Chile,…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
"Forest Resource Policy in Latin America" gathers the thinking of a score of experts on sustainable use and management of forests, including incentives for investment. The authors tackle…
Dec 1999
Author(s): de Camino, Ronnie; Tresierra, Julio C.; López, Ramón; Kelly, Thomas; Simula, Markku; Keipi, Kari; Jaramillo, Carlos Felipe; Haltia, Olli; Hardner, Jared J.; Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Laarman, Jan G.; Rice, Richard
En este libro, varios especialistas en política forestal analizan mejores formas de manejo y conservación de los recursos forestales de la región. Asimismo evalúan los impactos económicos y sociales…