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Equilibrium unemployment-inequality correlation
(Louisiana State Univ Pr, 2012-06)
A vast empirical literature implies that increases in unemployment have an aggravating impact on income inequality, whence international and intertemporal inequality comparisons might be sometimes biased. We show how ...
Unemployment insurance based on individual savings accounts: lessons for other latin american and developing countries from Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2015-12)
In recent years, unemployment protection systems based on individual savings have been instituted in several developing countries. Chile was one of the first countries to establish such a system, which at the time was ...
Labor Shakes: Mid-Run Effects of the 27F Earthquake on Unemployment
(Munich Personal RePEc Archive, 2015)
I exploit the exogenous characteristic of a natural disaster occurred in Chile in order to explain its effects on general unemployment over affected and unaffected regions of the country in a mid-run timespan of 5 measured ...
Technical instruments and conceptual definitions : theoretical and practical implications of the change on the definition of unemployment in Colombia
(Editorial Universidad del RosarioUniversidad del Rosario. Facultad de Economía, 2003)
On June 2000 the Colombian National Department of Statistics (DANE) adopted a new definition to measure unemployment following standards suggested by the International Labour Organisation (ILO). The change of definition ...