Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Laurence Ball , Nicolas de Roux Uribe , and Marc Hofstetter
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2011
Keywords: Hysteresis, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, unemployed, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies: General,
JEL Cl This study constructs a new data set on unemployment rates in Latin America and the Caribbean and then explores the determinants of unemployment. We compare different countries, finding that unemployment is...