Aug 2020
Author(s): Abuelafia, Emmanuel;Saboin, José Luis
The collapse of the Venezuelan economy is unprecedented. If the expected reduction in economic activity of 2020 (around 30%) is added to the 70% contraction between 2013 and 2019, the Venezuelan…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Abuelafia, Emmanuel;Saboin, José Luis
El colapso en que se encuentra la economía venezolana no tiene precedentes. La economía se contrajo un 70% entre 2013 y 2019, a lo que se suma una reducción esperada del 30% en 2020, lo que la ubica…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Abuelafia, Emmanuel
Para los países de la región andina, la migración venezolana ya representaba un reto sin precedentes, aun antes de la pandemia por Covid-19. El número de migrantes que se ha establecido en la región…
May 2020
Author(s): Herrera, Diego
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) comprise 99.5 percent of the businesses, 60 percent of the employed population, and about 25 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in Latin…
May 2020
Author(s): Herrera, Diego
Las micro, pequeñas y medianas empresas (mipyme) comprenden el 99,5% de las empresas, el 60% de la población empleada y aproximadamente el 25% del producto interno bruto (PIB) en América Latina y el…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Nuguer, Victoria;Finkelstein-Shapiro, Alan
The Global Financial Crisis (GFC) of 2008-2009 highlighted the role of the banking system as an important propagation mechanism of U.S. financial shocks to emerging economies (EMEs). Recent evidence…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Portela Souza, André;Lima, Lycia;Arabage, Amanda;Camargo, Juliana;De Lucena, Thiago;Soares, Sammara
The past decade has witnessed an unprecedented surge in the emphasis given to the role of vocational education and training in Brazil. This has been characterized by an increasing flow of resources…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Ryu, Kirak;Moon, Hanna
This study investigates Korea's success in the area of skills development and what role the Korean government played during the stages of Korean economic development since the 1960s. Major…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Rucci, Graciana;Carpio, Susana
La presente nota es producto del taller internacional de debate y discusión "Formación Continua y capacitación laboral a lo largo de la vida: Avances, desafíos y oportunidades" realizado en…
Oct 2009
Author(s): Pezzullo, Susan;Heredero, Elena
Oct 2009
Author(s): International Youth Foundation;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El informe final de la primera fase del Programa entra21 ilustra cómo 35 proyectos ejecutados localmente han desarrollado distintas estrategias, para formar y capacitar a más de 19.000 jóvenes,…
Apr 2009
Author(s): Muñoz, Alberto
Primera Reunión del Clúster de Franquicias: Medellín, Colombia 28-29 abril 2009
Nov 2008
Author(s): Tocker, Ernesto
Presentación del programa sobre inserción laboral que pretende contribuir a una articulación más efectiva de la oferta y demanda en el mercado laboral en Buenos Aires y otras cuatro ciudades del país…
May 2007
Author(s): Moss-Solomon, James
This presentation was part of the "Opportunities for the Majority in the Caribbean", IDB Seminar, held in Jamaica in 2007. It calls for increased opportunities for sustainable growth,…
Apr 2005
Author(s): Tezuka, Kazuaki
This document is about foreign workers in Japan, the evolution of immigration policy in this country, working conditions and social security. In order to sustain the Japanese economy and its society…