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…
Apr 2004
Author(s): Macchiavello, Luis J.
This document is about Peruvian Japanese migration. Peru was the first country in Latin America to establish diplomatic relations with Japan, and the tenth in the world. At that time just 14…
May 2003
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni
This document discusses the impact of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) and their effect on the pattern of trade. Specifically, this document addresses trade liberalization, preferential tariff…
May 2003
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Integración y Comercio del Diálogo Regional de Política para la 5a Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 14 y 15 de agosto, 2003. Este documento está…
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…