Sep 2021
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
Latin America and the Caribbean are experiencing significant changes in migration patterns. The crisis in Venezuela has generated the second largest displacement of people after the one in Syria and…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo;Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económico
Latinoamérica y el Caribe están experimentando cambios significativos en sus patrones migratorios. La crisis en Venezuela ha generado el segundo desplazamiento más grande después del de Siria y está…
Oct 2020
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Busso, Matías;Ibáñez, Ana María
This paper summarizes recent evidence on the effects of migration on a variety of outcomes including labor markets, education, health, crime and prejudice, international trade, assimilation, family…
Oct 2020
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Busso, Matías;Ibáñez, Ana María
Este estudio resume distintas evidencias obtenidas recientemente sobre los efectos de la migración en una serie de resultados referidos a los mercados de trabajo, la educación, la salud, la…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Ajzenman, Nicolás;Domínguez, Patricio;Undurraga, Raimundo
Does immigration affect crime or beliefs about crime? We answer this question in the context of Chile, where the foreign-born population almost tripled in five years. To identify a causal effect, we…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Contreras, Dante;Gallardo, Sebastián
Using cross-section data and an instrumental variable approach, this paper examines the mass migration process that occurred in Chile between 2015 and 2017. Evidence indicates that this process…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Contreras, Dante;Gallardo, Sebastián
Using longitudinal data and a Difference-in-Difference approach, this paper examines how the mass inflow of Venezuelan and Haitian migrants to Chile has influenced the learning outcomes of native…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Cortes, Camila;Morales, Fernando;Pierola, Martha Denisse
We employ recent household surveys and population censuses to present a profile of immigrants in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on economic integration. By comparing the profile of…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Cortes, Camila;Morales, Fernando;Pierola, Martha Denisse
Basándonos en las encuestas de hogares y los censos poblacionales más recientes, elaboramos un perfil de los inmigrantes llegados a América Latina y el Caribe, prestando especial atención a la…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Pierola, Martha Denisse;Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol
La gran magnitud y la naturaleza repentina de los flujos migratorios recientes en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) imponen desafíos a los sistemas de salud de los países receptores, que deben brindar…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Pierola, Martha Denisse;Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol
The large magnitude and sudden nature of recent migration flows in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) impose challenges to receiving countries health systems, which have to provide care to a…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
Trade and investment were unarguably the main drivers of Korea's outstanding economic development. Heavy government intervention together with the private sector's continuous efforts to…