Nov 2013
Author(s): Maffioli, Alessandro; Stucchi, Rodolfo
This paper focuses on two research problems. The first is to measure the direct impacts of innovation support measures in Brazil, and the second is to test the hypothesis of indirect effects of…
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…
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…
Dec 1992
Author(s): Dosman, Edgar J.; Rosenthal, Gert; Iglesias, Enrique V.; Love, Joseph L.; Pollock, David H.; Bradford, Colin I.; Godoy Arcaya, Oscar; Nun, José; Singer, Hans; Avramovic, Dragoslav; Casas González, Antonio; Williamson, John; Helleiner, Gerald K.; Furtado, Celso
This volume honors Raúl Prebisch's contributions to economic thought and uses his 1970 report Change and Development: Latin America's Great Task as a point of departure for analyzing trends…
Dec 1992
Author(s): Dosman, Edgar J.; Rosenthal, Gert; Iglesias, Enrique V.; Love, Joseph L.; Pollock, David H.; Bradford, Colin I.; Godoy Arcaya, Oscar; Nun, José; Singer, Hans; Avramovic, Dragoslav; Casas González, Antonio; Williamson, John; Helleiner, Gerald K.; Furtado, Celso
Esta publicación rescata los aportes de Raúl Prebisch al pensamiento económico y utiliza su informe como punto de partida para analizar las tendencias económicas de la región y anticipar algunos…