Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Adriana Kugler
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 17 July 2019
Keywords: Labor market institutions, Labor market regulations, Labor market reforms, Labor productivity, Labor taxes, labor demographics, inequality, Latin America., EPL, payroll tax
This paper documents recent labor market performance in the Latin American region. The paper shows that unemployment, informality, and inequality have been falling over the past two decades, though still remain hig...