Oct 2016
Author(s): Bancalari, Antonella; Gertner, Gastón; Martinez, Sebastian
El acceso a soluciones de saneamiento mejorado y a fuentes de agua segura continúa siendo uno de los principales desafíos de política pública en Bolivia. Según la información del último censo de 2012…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Novella, Rafael; Ripani, Laura
Teenage pregnancy in the Dominican Republic represents a persistent development challenge. This paper uses data from a randomized impact evaluation of the youth training program Juventud y Empleo,…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Kluve, Jochen; Ripani, Laura; Rosas-Shady, David
This paper presents the results of a randomized controlled trial on the long-term impacts of a youth training program. The empirical analysis estimates labor market impacts six years after the…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Ibarrarán, Pablo; Ripani, Laura; Taboada, Bibiana; Villa, Juan Miguel; García, Brígida
This paper presents an impact evaluation of a revamped version of the Dominican youth training program Juventud y Empleo. The paper analyzes the impact of the program on traditional labor market…
Jan 2012
Author(s): González-Velosa, Carolina; Ripani, Laura; Rosas-Shady, David
Job training programs for vulnerable youth are the main response of Latin American governments to address the problem of inadequate employment opportunities for young people. Despite its importance,…
Jan 2012
Author(s): González-Velosa, Carolina; Ripani, Laura; Rosas-Shady, David
Esta nota técnica tiene como principal objetivo contribuir a cubrir ese vacío en la literatura, presentando nueva evidencia acerca de la efectividad de los programas de capacitación laboral para…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary; Maggio, Gregory F.; Michaelsen, Sofie F.; Montgomery, Robert
In order to assist project companies in understanding and complying with labor requirements, the PRI ESU has developed the present guideline with three main objectives first, to educate and inform…
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…