Jul 2010
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Stein, Ernesto H.; Guzmán, Rolando M.; Vergara, Rodrigo; Zuccardi, Igor; Barreix, Alberto Daniel; Roca, Jerónimo; Artana, Daniel; Bour, Juan Luis; Panadeiros, Monica; Chona, Gilberto; Pineda Mannheim, Carlos R.; Manzano, Osmel; Cuesta, Ana María; Vodusek, Ziga; Granados, Jaime; Opertti, Fabrizio; Illarieti C., Pablo A.; Gutiérrez Rocha, Mario; de Vicente, Jorge; Zegarra, Eduardo; Rufín, Carlos; Rodríguez-Balza, Rafael; Ripani, Laura; Mavridis, Dimitris; Godínez, Armando; Alfonso, Mariana; Schrank, Andrew; Beliz, Gustavo; Villa, Karelia; Estol Peixoto, Rosina
Esta obra es una publicación elaborada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo para el diálogo de políticas con las autoridades de la República Dominicana. El objetivo de este trabajo consiste en…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Repetto, Fabián; Andrenacci, Luciano; Tobar, Federico; Papadópulos, Jorge; Grynspan M., Rebeca; Sposati, Aldaíza; Filgueira, Fernando; Rey de Marulanda, Nohra; Molina, Carlos Gerardo; Sojo, Carlos; Simões, Armando A.; Rezk, Ernesto; Isuani, Ernesto Aldo; Huber, Evelyne; Medici, André; Opertti, Renato; Tokman, Víctor E.
Esta obra responde a uno de los objetivos del Instituto Interamericano para el Desarrollo Social (INDES) que es servir de foro de discusión sobre políticas sociales y experiencias valiosas en…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Murillo, Maria Victoria; Urízar H., Carmen; Saavedra-Chanduví, Jaime; Menezes-Filho, Naercio Aquino; Ravina, Renato; Fachola, Gabriela; Sanguinetti, Juan; Pazello, Elaine; Kuhn, Peter; Lée, Sigfrido; Cassoni, Adriana; Torero, Máximo; Zegarra, Eduardo; Márquez, Gustavo; Ronconi, Lucas; Zylberstajn, Helio; Tommasi, Mariano; Labadie, Gastón J.; Chahad, Jose Paulo; Johnson, Susan
The subject of labor unions in Latin America provokes a variety of diverse and strongly held views. While some see unions as a way to protect workers' rights and ensure an equitable…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Casacuberta, Carlos; Fachola, Gabriela; Gandelman, Néstor
This paper studies the impact of trade liberalization on labor and capital gross flows and productivity in the Uruguayan manufacturing sector. Uruguay opened its economy in the presence of -at least…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio; Iunes, Roberto F.; Macías, Héctor
Occupational health is increasingly recognized as an important public health issue in Latin American and the Caribbean. One major concern is the absence of reliable data on its magnitude and economic…
Apr 2001
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio; Iunes, Roberto F.; Savedoff, William D.
This study describes the health dimension and some economic aspects of occupational safety in Latin America and the Caribbean. The study is the result of a joint effort by the IDB's Region 3 and…