Jan 2023
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Busso, Matías;Park, Kyunglin;Romero, Dario
By exploiting spatial variation in import exposure arising from initial differences in industry specialization, we analyze how local labor markets in Mexico adjusted to increased Chinese-import…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Zambrano, Omar;Hernández, Hugo;Granado, Albani;Quiroz, Gabriel;Gómez, José Gregorio;Benzecry, Ricardo
La brecha de género en el mercado laboral tiene una gran influencia en la pobreza y las condiciones de vida de la población y es relacionada con el papel de la mujer como jefa del hogar en los…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Zambrano, Omar;Hernández, Hugo;Granado, Albani;Quiroz, Gabriel;Gómez, José Gregorio;Benzecry, Ricardo
El mercado laboral venezolano ha sido afectado en los últimos años por el colapso económico, la hiperinflación y leyes que tienen efectos perjudiciales en la productividad y movilidad laboral. La…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mahé, Clotilde;Zanoni, Wladimir;Oliveri, María Laura
This paper describes trends, correlates, and critical patterns driving women's labor force participation in Ecuador between 2015 and 2021. We aim to understand better what factors cause women to…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Barafani, Magdalena;Benitez, Andrea Verónica;Garnero, Paula;Torrealday, Jerónimo;Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol
El presente estudio analiza la participación y el rol de las mujeres en las empresas exportadoras de bienes en la Argentina, Chile y Uruguay. Mediante estadísticas descriptivas, trata de identificar…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;Lim, JungKyu Rhys;Cardenas Navia, Isabel;Elzey, Karen
Postsecondary education is undergoing a period of profound change. One of the most significant changes is the emergence of skills-based, non-degree, alternative credentials as both complements and…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;Lim, JungKyu Rhys;Cardenas Navia, Isabel;Elzey, Karen
La educación postsecundaria está atravesando un periodo de profundos cambios. Uno de los más significativos es la aparición de credenciales alternativas basadas en habilidades, como opción y…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes;Lim, JungKyu Rhys;Cardenas Navia, Isabel;Elzey, Karen
O ensino superior está passando por um período de profundas mudanças. Uma das mudanças mais significativas é o surgimento de modalidades alternativas baseadas em habilidades, sem diploma, como…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Acevedo, Ivonne;Castellani, Francesca;Lotti, Giulia;Székely, Miguel
This study shows that the trend of declining gender gaps in labor market indicators in Latin America in previous decades did not change significantly in most countries during the COVID-19 pandemic.…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Echeverría, Lucía;Rucci, Graciana
La identificación y anticipación de la demanda de habilidades consiste en detectar los requerimientos actuales y las necesidades futuras del mercado laboral. Esta información permite guiar las…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Castro, Rubén;González, Leonardo;Schiappacasse, Ignacio;Tapia, Juan
The Chilean pension system was hit hard during 2020-2021 by the withdrawal of 25 per cent of the individual pensions funds accumulated by 2019, an amount equivalent to 20 per cent of Chiles GDP. We…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Rofman, Rafael;Baliña, Joaquín;López Méndez, Emanuel
This paper presents a first approximation to assess the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on Argentinas pension system in both the short and medium/long-term. To this end, we have used the Pension…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Talamas Marcos, Miguel Ángel
In Mexico, a grandmothers death, through its impact on childcare availability, reduces mothers employment rate by 12 percentage points but does not affect fathers employment rate. This equals half of…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Talamas Marcos, Miguel Ángel
En México, la muerte de una abuela, a través de su impacto en la disponibilidad de cuidados infantiles, reduce la tasa de empleo de las madres en 12 puntos porcentuales, pero no influye en la tasa de…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Balza, Lenin;De Los Rios, Camilo;Rivera, Nathaly M.
Do resource-extraction booms crowd out postsecondary education? We explore this question by examining the higher education-related decisions of Chilean high school graduates during the 2000s…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Viollaz, Mariana;Salazar-Saenz, Mauricio;Flabbi, Luca;Bustelo, Monserrat;Bosch, Mariano
We study the labor supply impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by gender in four Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries: Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, and Mexico. To identify the impact, we…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana;Azuara Herrera, Oliver;Mondragón, Mauricio
LinkedIn has developed different concepts to analyze trends within the green job sector. The alliance between LinkedIn and the Inter-American Development Bank (through the Data Partnership) has made…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana;Azuara Herrera, Oliver;Mondragón, Mauricio
LinkedIn ha desarrollado distintos conceptos para analizar las tendencias de los empleos verdes en su plataforma. La alianza entre LinkedIn y el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (a través del Data…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;Lopez, David;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Walsh, Dylan;Gouvea, Livia;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
This study analyzes how the energy transition might change gender bias in power-generating industries. To this end, this paper employs a sample of 102 renewable energy generation companies from six…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;Lopez, David;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Walsh, Dylan;Gouvea, Livia;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Este estudio analiza cómo la transición energética podría cambiar el sesgo de género en las industrias generadoras de energía. Para ello, este trabajo emplea una muestra de 102 empresas generadoras…