Aug 2018
Author(s): Muñoz, Ercio;Rucci, Graciana;Saltiel, Fernando;Urzúa, Sergio
Inequality in Latin America fell substantially in the early 2000s. In this paper, we take advantage of administrative matched employee-employed data in Brazil, Chile and Ecuador to examine whether…
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…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Brambilla, Irene;Tortarolo, Dario
The objective of this paper is to characterize the evolution of labor earnings in Latin America during the 2000s, a decade of markedly poverty reduction. Based on household surveys for six countries…
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…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio;Palma, Alejandra;Cravo, Tulio;Lodato, Simon;Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
This evaluation reviews the relevance, efficiency and effectiveness of the IDB's Program with Ecuador for 2007-2011. The period was characterized by an important political and institutional…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio;Palma, Alejandra;Cravo, Tulio;Lodato, Simon;Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
Esta evaluación examina la relevancia, eficiencia y efectividad del Programa del BID con Ecuador durante el periodo 2007-2011. El período se caracterizó por un importante cambio político e…
Mar 2008
Author(s): Mednik, Matias;Rodríguez, César;Ruprah, Inder J.
This paper tests the hysteresis hypothesis in unemployment for 13 Latin American countries covering the period 1980-2005. The tests exploit the time series and the cross sectional variation of the…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Lund, Frances;Duryea, Suzanne;Puentes, Esteban;Morrison, Andrew;Tenjo Galarza, Jaime;Ureta, Manuelita;Contreras, Dante;Cox Edwards, Alejandra;Deutsch, Ruthanne;Ribero Medina, Rocío;Barrientos, Armando;Piras, Claudia;Bernat Díaz, Luisa Fernanda;Rau, Tomás;Benería, Lourdes;Ñopo, Hugo R.
"Women at Work: Challenges for Latin America" presents a series of empirical studies that use household survey data from Latin America to analyze trends in female labor force participation…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Lund, Frances;Duryea, Suzanne;Puentes, Esteban;Morrison, Andrew;Tenjo Galarza, Jaime;Ureta, Manuelita;Contreras, Dante;Cox Edwards, Alejandra;Deutsch, Ruthanne;Ribero Medina, Rocío;Barrientos, Armando;Piras, Claudia;Bernat Díaz, Luisa Fernanda;Rau, Tomás;Benería, Lourdes;Ñopo, Hugo R.
"Mujeres y trabajo en América Latina: Desafíos para las políticas laborales" reseña los avances realizados por las mujeres de la región en el mercado laboral y los desafíos que tienen por…
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…
Aug 2002
Author(s): Deutsch, Ruthanne;Morrison, Andrew;Piras, Claudia;Ñopo, Hugo R.
Latin America has the dubious distinction of being the region with the highest level of occupational segregation in the world. In this context, this study poses four important questions. Has…