Feb 2019
Author(s): O'Leary, Christopher J.; Cravo, Tulio; Sierra, Ana Cristina; Justino, Leandro
This paper uses for the first time program administrative data from Brazil’s National Employment System (SINE) to assess the impact of SINE job interview referrals on labor market outcomes. Data for…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Novella, Rafael; Repetto, Andrea; Robino, Carolina; Rucci, Graciana
Youth is a critical stage in people's lives: a transition period in which transcendental decisions have to be made in many areas, especially in education and work. Knowing what lies behind the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Novella, Rafael; Repetto, Andrea; Robino, Carolina; Rucci, Graciana
La juventud es una etapa crítica en la vida de las personas: un periodo de transición, en el que se han de tomar decisiones trascendentales en muchos ámbitos, especialmente en la educación y el…
Apr 2017
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
The Office of Mediation serves all IDB Group Employees (Staff and Contractuals) who are dealing with work-related issues and or grievances. The Office of Mediation is managed by the Mediation…
Apr 2017
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
La Oficina de Mediación ofrece servicios a todos los empleados (Personal y Consultores) del Grupo BID que tienen algún tipo de conflicto laboral. La Oficina de Mediación es dirigida por la…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore
Japan and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) enjoy a diverse and longstanding economic relationship. The ties between the two economies encompass trade and foreign direct investment in a range of…
Apr 2016
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
The Office of Mediation serves all IDB Group Employees (Staff and Contractuals) who are dealing with work-related issues and or grievances. The Office of Mediation is managed by the Mediation…
Apr 2016
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
La Oficina de Mediación ofrece servicios a todos los empleados (Personal y Consultores) del Grupo BID que tienen algún tipo de conflicto laboral. La Oficina de Mediación es dirigida por la…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Kim, Seung Keon; Jeong, Woo Soo; Park, Joon Ah
One of the world's poorest countries following the devastation of the Korean War, the Republic of Korea is now the world's fifth largest trading partner and a major manufacturer of…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Chacaltana, Juan; Díaz, Juan José; Rosas-Shady, David
El presente documento plantea que Perú requiere reformar su sistema actual de formación para el trabajo con la finalidad de mantener el crecimiento de su economía y, al mismo tiempo, continuar…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Shapira, Philip; Youtie, Jan; Cox, Debbie; Uyarra, Elvira; Gök, Abullah; Rogers, Juan; Downing, Chris
This technical note analyzes international experiences and practices of public technology extension service programs. Technology extension services comprise varied forms of assistance provided…
Apr 2015
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
The Office of Mediation serves all IDB Group Employees (Staff and Contractuals) who are dealing with work-related issues and or grievances. The Office of Mediation is managed by the Mediation…
Apr 2015
Author(s): De Colstoun Werebe, Claudia
La Oficina de Mediación ofrece servicios a todos los empleados (Personal y Consultores) del Grupo BID que tienen algún tipo de conflicto laboral. La Oficina de Mediación es dirigida por la…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Ronconi, Lucas; Zarazaga, Rodrigo
This paper shows that workers who do not receive legally mandated benefits due to employer noncompliance have a negative view not only of their employers, as has been documented, but also of the…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Winters, Paul
This paper presents the impact evaluation of CRIAR program, implemented in rural areas in Bolivia. The objective of CRIAR is to increase smallholders' agricultural income and food security…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Aramburu, Julián; González, Mario; Winters, Paul
Este documento presenta la evaluación de impacto del programa CRIAR, implementado en áreas rurales de Bolivia. El objetivo del CRIAR es incrementar los ingresos agropecuarios y la seguridad…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Flores Lima, Jose Gregorio Roberto; González-Velosa, Carolina; Rosas-Shady, David
En la última década, en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) se lograron grandes avances económicos y sociales. Muchos países de la región experimentaron altas tasas de crecimiento a la vez que lograron…
Sep 2014
Author(s): De Mendoza, Cecilia; Di Capua, Laura; Rucci, Graciana
El capital humano es un factor clave para el crecimiento económico y el desarrollo productivo. La formación, tanto educación como capacitación, constituye un mecanismo para mejorar la productividad,…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Schuster, Christian
Drawing on a case study of recent reforms in the Dominican Republic, this technical note derives lessons about strategies to professionalize the civil service. As in other countries with less…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Schuster, Christian
A partir de un estudio de caso sobre reformas recientes emprendidas en República Dominicana, en esta nota técnica se extraen lecciones acerca de las estrategias para profesionalizar el servicio civil…