Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Mundial;Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económico;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La serie bienal de Panorama de las Pensiones de la OCDE comenzó en 2005 para los países de la OCDE y en 2011 se amplió para incluir a los otros países del G-20. Tras el lanzamiento de Panorama de las…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Mundial;Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development;Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento
Atualmente, o maior desafio enfrentado pela política previdenciária da maioria dos países da América Latina e do Caribe (ALC) é a baixa cobertura dos planos de aposentadoria formais, tanto em termos…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Goñi Pacchioni, Edwin A.
Recent studies of Latin American labor markets have focused on analysis of the determinants, evolution, and implications of increasing informal arrangements between workers and employers. This book…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Hernani-Limarino, Werner L.;Villegas, María;Yáñez, Ernesto
This paper attempts to evaluate the effectiveness of Bolivia's labor market institutions, particularly the Plan Nacional de Empleo de Emergencia (PLANE). It is found that unemployment as…
Oct 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…
Jun 2006
Author(s): Gasparini, Leonardo;Winkler, Hernán;Haimovich, Francisco;Busso, Matías
This document is aimed at discussing the concept of employability, characterizing the level, structure and trends of employment and unemployment in the Southern Cone, and suggesting policy directions…
Nov 2005
Author(s): Piras, Claudia;Ripani, Laura
This study asks a simple question that has significant implications for gender equality. After decades of increasing female participation in the labor market, advances in the labor legislation and…
Nov 2002
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This presentation discusses Civil Service Indices and gives an in-depth analysis. Countries included in the study are: Argentina, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, the Dominican Republic,…
Oct 2002
Author(s): Longo, Francisco;Villoria, Manuel
El presente estudio, que se enmarca dentro del Diálogo Regional de Políticas, sintetiza un conjunto de informes cuya finalidad era diagnosticar los sistemas de servicio civil de once países:…
Nov 2000
Author(s): Shinkai, Naoko
Stolper-Samuelson (SS) and Specific-Factors (SF) versions make opposite predictions about the correlation between prices and wages of certain types of workers (specific factors in industries) when…
Feb 2000
Author(s): Espínola, Viola
En este estudio se analizan los efectos de la autonomía escolar sobre los resultados educativos en Argentina, Brasil, Bolivia, Chile, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Paraguay y Uruguay. Las dos estrategias…