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Technological change and the labor market in Argentina and Uruguay : a task content analysis (English)

The objective of this paper is to analyze the employment profile trends in Argentina and Uruguay according to the task content performed by the workers in their jobs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8215 OCT 12, 2017

Apella,Ignacio Raul; Zunino,Gonzalo Disclosed

Innovative index insurance solutions : Uruguay (English)

The risk of drought is one of the biggest threats to livestock production in Uruguay. This is particularly relevant in livestock breeding bases, as the quality of the available pasture directly affects the quality of the livestock, and livestock fertility takes years to recover from bad droughts. ... See More +

Brief 113756 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Cambio Tecnológico y Mercado de Trabajo en Argentina y Uruguay. Un Análisis desde el Enfoque de Tareas (Spanish)

El objetivo del presente trabajo es estudiar las tendencias del perfil del empleo en Argentina y Uruguay según la importancia relativa del tipo de tareas realizadas por los trabajadores en sus ocupaciones, a fin de contar con una aproximación del impacto del cambio tecnológico sobre el mercado de trabajo. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 115685 JAN 01, 2017

Apella,Ignacio Raul; Zunino Canepa,Gonzalo Osvaldo Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Uruguay (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Uruguay. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 110013 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

Managing exposure to oil price volatility in Uruguay (English)

Uruguay is a net importer of crude oil. A significant hike in oil prices could have a negative impact onthe country’s economic activity and public sector finances, putting pressure on the government to divert fiscal resources away from priority areas. ... See More +

Brief 117967 SEP 01, 2016

Navarro-Martin,Miguel Disclosed

Innovative investment project financing supports energy stabilization fund in Uruguay (English)

Fondo de Estabilización Energética (FEE) is a mechanism established by the Government of Uruguay to reduce the impact of drought on Government and electricity utility finances. ... See More +

Brief 119898 AUG 25, 2016

Disclosed

Local currency financing in Uruguay (English)

Uruguay has made substantial progress in achieving macroeconomic stability since the economic crisis of 2002. As it consolidated its macroeconomic stability, the main challenge for the country was to transition to sustained growth by improving its business climate and setting the conditions for private sector-led growth. ... See More +

Brief 81177 AUG 25, 2016

Disclosed

Demographic change in Uruguay : economic opportunities and challenges (English)

The population of Uruguay is undergoing a slow but sustained aging process, driven by the demographic transition that started early in the twentieth century. ... See More +

Publication 106151 JUN 10, 2016

Disclosed

Uruguay - Demographic change and social policies : economic opportunities and challenges (English)

Uruguay’s development progress in recent decades includes falling mortality and fertility which is changing the age structure of the population. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS12457 JUN 10, 2016

Rofman,Rafael P. Disclosed

The incidence of subsidies to residential public services in Argentina : the subsidy system in 2014 and some alternatives (English)

More than a decade of energy and transport subsidies have weakened Argentina’s fiscal capacity. Following the 2001 crisis, public services tariffs were frozen in an attempt to offset the negative effects on households’ real purchasing power. ... See More +

Working Paper 107852 JAN 01, 2016

Lakner,Christoph; Lugo,Maria Ana; Puig,Jorge Pablo; Salinardi,Leandro Hipolito Arnoldo; Viveros,Martha Disclosed

Demographic change and economic and social challenges in the 21st century Uruguay : Cambio demográfico y desafíos económicos y sociales en el Uruguay del siglo XXI (Spanish)

Los avances en el proceso de desarrollo de Uruguay en las últimas décadas se reflejan en diversas dimensiones, incluyendo una caída de la mortalidad y reducciones de la fecundidad - que reflejan la creciente capacidad de los uruguayos de decidir sobre el tamaño de sus familias. ... See More +

Working Paper 104788 JAN 01, 2016

Rofman,Rafael P.; Amarante Martinez,Veronica; Apella,Ignacio Raul Disclosed

Building and sustaining national ICT/education agencies: lessons from Uruguay (Plan Ceibal) (English)

Despite many initiatives that were introduced beginning in 1990, Uruguay had had trouble implementing a national policy to introduce ICT in schools, especially in primary education. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 113107 JAN 01, 2016

Severin Concha,Eugenio Eduardo Disclosed

Uruguay - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)

Uruguay has mostly recovered from the decline in scores experienced in 2012 and is now performing slightly better than in 2009 in reading and science, although not in math. ... See More +

Brief 112872 DEC 01, 2015

Disclosed

Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Uruguay (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Afghanistan. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100872 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic : Main report (English)

As a small economy, Uruguay’s growth and poverty reduction prospects are closely related to its performance in international markets. This report analyzes export dynamics in Uruguay over the period 2000-2013, benchmarking them against relevant comparator countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 101540 OCT 01, 2015

Portugal Perez,Luis Alberto; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Varela,Gonzalo J. Disclosed

Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)

As a small economy, Uruguay’s growth and poverty reduction prospects are closely related to its performance in international markets. This report analyzes export dynamics in Uruguay over the period 2000-2013, benchmarking them against relevant comparator countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 101540 OCT 01, 2015

Portugal Perez,Luis Alberto; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Varela,Gonzalo J. Disclosed

Country data report for Uruguay, 1996-2014 (English)

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Uruguay. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: i) voice and accountability, ii) political stability and absence of violence, terrorism, iii) government effectiveness, iv) regulatory quality, v) rule of law, and vi) control of corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 105596 SEP 15, 2015

Disclosed

The health workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean : an analysis of Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay (English)

This report provides a status update on the human resources for health (HRH) sub-system in six Latin American and Caribbean countries: Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay. ... See More +

Publication 97475 JUN 04, 2015

Carpio,Carmen; Santiago Bench,Natalia Disclosed

Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2015-2020 (Spanish)

This paper on Challenges and Opportunities in Uruguay, 2015 to 2020, asserts that Uruguay's new government has a clear vision of Uruguay by 2020. ... See More +

Working Paper 96832 FEB 01, 2015

Disclosed

Uruguay - The World Bank Group country survey FY 2014 : report of findings (English)

The Country Opinion Survey in Uruguay assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Uruguay perceive the WBG. ... See More +

Working Paper 96142 NOV 01, 2014

Felzer,Sharon; Guo,Jing; Cameron,Jessica A.; Markova,Svetlana Disclosed

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Technological change and the labor market in Argentina and Uruguay : a task content analysis (English)
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OCT 12, 2017 WPS8215 Policy Research Working Paper
Innovative index insurance solutions : Uruguay (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113756 Brief
Cambio Tecnológico y Mercado de Trabajo en Argentina y Uruguay. Un Análisis desde el Enfoque de Tareas (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2017 115685 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Uruguay (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 110013 Working Paper
Managing exposure to oil price volatility in Uruguay (English)
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SEP 01, 2016 117967 Brief
Innovative investment project financing supports energy stabilization fund in Uruguay (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119898 Brief
Local currency financing in Uruguay (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 81177 Brief
Demographic change in Uruguay : economic opportunities and challenges (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 106151 Publication
Uruguay - Demographic change and social policies : economic opportunities and challenges (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 AUS12457 Working Paper
The incidence of subsidies to residential public services in Argentina : the subsidy system in 2014 and some alternatives (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 107852 Working Paper
Demographic change and economic and social challenges in the 21st century Uruguay : Cambio demográfico y desafíos económicos y sociales en el Uruguay del siglo XXI (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 104788 Working Paper
Building and sustaining national ICT/education agencies: lessons from Uruguay (Plan Ceibal) (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 113107 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Uruguay - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 112872 Brief
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Uruguay (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100872 Working Paper
Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic : Main report (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 101540 Working Paper
Uruguay - Trade competitiveness diagnostic (Vol. 2) : Resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2015 101540 Working Paper
Country data report for Uruguay, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105596 Working Paper
The health workforce in Latin America and the Caribbean : an analysis of Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay (English)
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JUN 04, 2015 97475 Publication
Uruguay - Notas de politica : desafios y oportunidades 2015-2020 (Spanish)
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FEB 01, 2015 96832 Working Paper
Uruguay - The World Bank Group country survey FY 2014 : report of findings (English)
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NOV 01, 2014 96142 Working Paper