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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

 

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  • Mc Millan, Margaret; Rodrik, Dani; Sepulveda, Claudia (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017-04)
    Developing countries made considerable gains during the first decade of the 21st century. Their economies grew at unprecedented rates, resulting in large reduction in extreme poverty ...
  • Dutz, Mark A.; Ferreira Mation, Lucas; O'Connell, Stephen D.; Willig, Robert D. (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017-04)
    This paper is a study of the effect of Brazil's staggered Internet rollout between 2000 and 2014 on municipality employment and wages. The study uses a new, annual data set on Internet ...
  • Del Carpio, Ximena V.; Pabon, Laura M. (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017-04)
    This paper offers evidence on the relationship between the minimum wage and unemployment and informal employment, and identifies some of the lessons learned on the potential effects ...
  • World Bank (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017-01)
    As of January 2016, 6 million Haitians lived in poverty, surviving on less than USD $1.90 a day. Haitian poverty was largely driven by food insecurity, which especially undermines the ...
  • Garcia-Kilroy, Catalina; Rudolph, Heinz P. (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017)
    Financing public infrastructure is an important challenge in the growth agenda of the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region. Subject to fiscal constraints, many countries in ...