Feb 2015
Author(s): Del Boca, Daniela
This paper discusses several approaches to examining the relationship between child care and mothers' labor supply. The focus is on child care for children aged 0-3, because this is a critical…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio;Pesaran, M. Hashem;Rebucci, Alessandro;Xu, TengTeng
This is the data used for the estimation of the GVAR model as in "China's Emergence in the World Economy and Business Cycles in Latin America" (access the study in the related URL…
May 2011
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
The existence of populist regimes led by outsiders is not new in history. In this paper a simple framework is presented that shows how and why a populist outsider can be elected to office, and under…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Vos, Rob;Binetti, Carlo;Vodusek, Ziga;Brugnoli, Alberto;Atteslander, Jan;Calderón Hoffmann, Álvaro;Jansen, Karel;Arahuetes, Alfredo;Dunning, John H.;Maffioli, Alessandro;Braz, José;Amann, Edmund;Santiso, Javier;Jungnickel, Rolf;Saul, Georg;Shams, Rasul
This book provides an overview and analysis of the increased presence of European investors in Latin America, in addition to presenting the results of a survey carried out in the major European…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Vos, Rob;Binetti, Carlo;Vodusek, Ziga;Brugnoli, Alberto;Atteslander, Jan;Calderón Hoffmann, Álvaro;Jansen, Karel;Arahuetes, Alfredo;Dunning, John H.;Maffioli, Alessandro;Braz, José;Amann, Edmund;Santiso, Javier;Jungnickel, Rolf;Saul, Georg;Shams, Rasul
La inversión extranjera directa (IED) en América Latina alcanzó niveles sin precedentes durante los años noventa. Dicho auge puede atribuirse en gran medida a la apertura de las economías de la…
Mar 2000
Author(s): Mazza, Jacqueline
This study examines unemployment insurance (UI) for its potential application and implications for Latin American and the Caribbean economies. It surveys current experience with unemployment…
Jan 1998
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This book focuses in detail on the analysis of foreign direct investment flows to Latin America and the Caribbean from the vantage point and on the basis of statistical sources from the main investor…