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  • Albagli, Elías; Contreras, Gabriela; Tapia, Matías; Wlasiuk, Juan M. (2018-02-19)
    This paper provides evidence of the effect of unemployment on individual wages, using administrative data for the universe of wage earners in Chile. We highlight three main results. First, we find that wages of newly created ...
  • Verner, Dorte (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2005-03)
    The author analyzes the labor markets in the Northeast region of Brazil that includes Pernambuco, Bahia, and Ceará states. Her findings show a rather heterogeneous impact pattern of individual characteristics on monthly ...
  • Navarro, Lucas; Selman, Gabriela (2014-04)
    Despite its importance, the literature on wage differentials between public- and private-sectors employees in Latin America is sparse. This article analyses the wage gap between the two sectors in Chile, based on monthly ...
  • Souza, Paulo Renato (1978-06)
  • Messina, Julian; Silva, Joana (Washington, DC: World Bank, 2018)
    What caused the decline in wage inequality of the 2000s in Latin America? Looking to the future, will the current economic slowdown be regressive? Wage Inequality in Latin America: Understanding the Past to Prepare for the ...
  • Sanz-de-Galdeano, Anna; Messina, Julian (2011-10-01)
    This paper examines the consequences of rapid disinflation for downward wage rigidities in two emerging countries, Brazil and Uruguay, relying on high quality matched employer-employee ...
  • Marinakis, Andrés E. (2006-12)
    One issue in the debate about the workings of the labour market is its degree of flexibility. In the case of Chile, the Asian crisis of late 1997 led to a large increase in the unemployment rate, while the hourly wage index ...
  • Tokman, Víctor E. (1983-08)
    Revisa la relacion entre las variables que sintetizan el efecto de la recesion internacional en la economia de diversos paises de la region; y las politicas de ajuste seguidas por ellos, especialmente en el comportamiento ...
  • Lopez-Acevedo, Gladys (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2003-01)
    The author identifies the determinants of wages and productivity in Mexico over time using national representative linked employer-employee databases from the manufacturing sector. ...
  • Alarco Tosoni, Germán (2014-08)
    This article builds series of wage shares in gross domestic product (GDP) for 15 Latin American economies individually and as a group for the period 1950-2010. Using different methodologies, it is established that wage ...
  • Attanasio, Orazio P.; Székely, Miguel (2001-05)
    This paper presents evidence on the relationship between economic shocks to relative male wages and changes in household consumption in Mexico during the 1990s, which is a period characterized by high volatility. In addition ...
  • Servén, Luis; Irwin, Timothy; Easterly, William (World Bank, 2008-03-01)
    When growth-promoting spending is cut so much that the present value of future government revenues falls by more than the immediate improvement in the cash deficit, fiscal adjustment becomes like walking up the down ...
  • Jetter,Michael; Ramírez Hassan,Andrés (Western Economic Association International, 2015-10)
    This paper uses Bayesian model averaging to uncover the true determinants of export diversification among 36 potential factors, and thus 236 potential models. Using data from 2001 to 2010, our results reveal two strong ...
  • Bofinger, Heinrich; Millan-Placci, Maria Florencia; Briceno-Garmendia, Cecilia; Cubas, Diana (World Bank Group, Washington, DC, 2014-12)
    The island states of the eastern Caribbean are wastefully competing with each other for the lucrative, yet stagnant, stay-over tourist trade by ‘flying solo’: separately building ...
  • Birdsall, Nancy; Caicedo, Felipe Valencia; de la Torre, Augusto (2010-05-01)
    The authors analyze the Washington Consensus, which at its original formulation reflected views not only from Washington, but also from Latin America. Tracing the life of the Consensus ...
  • Costa Leite, Luiz Edmundo; Penido Monteiro, José Henrique (2003-02-25)
    This work presents a case study of Rio de Janeiro's improvement of its urban trash and garbage services by bringing in private operators to collect the "extraordinary wastes" produced by the city¿s large generators, without ...
  • World Bank (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2018-03)
    : A set of case studies was prepared as part of the World Bank’s Water Global Practice initiative “Wastewater. Shifting paradigms: from waste to resource” to document existing experiences ...
  • World Bank (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2018-03)
    A set of case studies were prepared as part of the World Bank’s Water Global Practice initiative “Wastewater. Shifting paradigms: from waste to resource” to document existing experiences ...
  • World Bank (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2018-03)
    A set of case studies was prepared as part of the World Bank’s Water Global Practice initiative 'Wastewater. Shifting paradigms: from waste to resource' to document existing experiences ...

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