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Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (Spanish)

Green growth aims to reconcile economic growth and environmental sustainability, marrying environmental objectives to productivity objectives, job creation, adoption of technology and greater added value. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000297 SEP 01, 2018

World Bank English Disclosed

Cuentas de Capital Natural del Uruguay : Una Aproximación Inicial y Consideraciones para la Institucionalización (Spanish)

El uso y la aplicación de un enfoque que incluya la contabilidad del capital natural en las políticas públicas y las decisiones privadas se han extendido en todo el mundo en los últimos años, particularmente para informar la gestión sostenible de los recursos naturales. ... See More +

Working Paper 129490 JUL 01, 2018

Castaneda Sanchez,Juan Pablo; Castera Errea,Melissa Ivy Disclosed

Instrumentos de Política para Control de la Contaminación del Agua y la Emisión de GEI por Fuentes Difusas Provenientes de la Actividad Agropecuaria (Spanish)

En los últimos años, Uruguay ha evidenciado las consecuencias de la contaminación difusa proveniente de la actividad agropecuaria, lo que ha sido abordado a través de programas voluntarios para promover prácticas productivas más limpias, la regulación generalizada del manejo y uso de suelo, y un plan de acción para la protección del agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía. ... See More +

Working Paper 129489 JUN 21, 2018

Piaggio,Matias Jose; Alpizar, F.; Guzman, M.; Ruta,Giovanni Disclosed

Modelaje de calidad de agua y actualización del plan de acción para calidad de agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía (Spanish)

La cuenca del río Santa Lucía es uno de los sistemas fluviales más ecológicamente importantes de Uruguay, es la fuente de agua potable para más de la mitad de la población nacional, y es una fuente de agua para riego para la zona de actividad agroindustrial más intensa del país. ... See More +

Working Paper 129488 JUN 21, 2018

Miralles,Fernando Ramon; Trier,Remi Charles Andre Disclosed

Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (Spanish)

Uruguay's export-led growth model depends heavily on its rich base of natural assets. Although innovative environmental initiatives have been implemented and boosted trade competitiveness, the identification of green market opportunities with higher added value, may benefit economically to Uruguay as well as promote sustainable use of natural resources.In this sense, the report presents an economic analysis of the demand for green segments in international markets focusing on the main export sectors (beef, dairy products, soybeans and tourism). ... See More +

Working Paper 129493 JUN 01, 2018

Criscuolo,Alberto; Cuomo,Francesco English Disclosed

Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (English)

Uruguay's export-led growth model depends heavily on its rich base of natural assets. Although innovative environmental initiatives have been implemented and boosted trade competitiveness, the identification of green market opportunities with higher added value, may benefit economically to Uruguay as well as promote sustainable use of natural resources.In this sense, the report presents an economic analysis of the demand for green segments in international markets focusing on the main export sectors (beef, dairy products, soybeans and tourism). ... See More +

Working Paper 129493 JUN 01, 2018

Criscuolo,Alberto; Cuomo,Francesco Spanish Disclosed

Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (English)

Green growth aims to reconcile economic growth and environmental sustainability, marrying environmental objectives to productivity objectives, job creation, adoption of technology and greater added value. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000297 MAY 01, 2018

World Bank Spanish Disclosed

Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Uruguay (English)

Doing Business 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 121077 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

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

FY17 Uruguay country opinion survey report (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 128538 MAY 01, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (Spanish)
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SEP 01, 2018 AUS0000297 Working Paper English
Cuentas de Capital Natural del Uruguay : Una Aproximación Inicial y Consideraciones para la Institucionalización (Spanish)
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JUL 01, 2018 129490 Working Paper
Instrumentos de Política para Control de la Contaminación del Agua y la Emisión de GEI por Fuentes Difusas Provenientes de la Actividad Agropecuaria (Spanish)
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JUN 21, 2018 129489 Working Paper
Modelaje de calidad de agua y actualización del plan de acción para calidad de agua en la cuenca del río Santa Lucía (Spanish)
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JUN 21, 2018 129488 Working Paper
Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2018 129493 Working Paper English
Market Opportunities for Green Upgrading and Innovation: Sustainability demand analysis for the beef, soy, dairy and tourism industries (English)
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JUN 01, 2018 129493 Working Paper Spanish
Green Growth : Towards a Strategy for Uruguay (English)
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MAY 01, 2018 AUS0000297 Working Paper Spanish
Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Uruguay (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 121077 Working Paper
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
FY17 Uruguay country opinion survey report (English)
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MAY 01, 2017 128538 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
Local currency financing in Uruguay (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 81177 Brief
Innovative investment project financing supports energy stabilization fund in Uruguay (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119898 Brief
Uruguay - Demographic change and social policies : economic opportunities and challenges (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 AUS12457 Working Paper
Demographic change in Uruguay : economic opportunities and challenges (English)
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JUN 10, 2016 106151 Publication
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
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