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The urban informal sector in Uruguay: Its internal structure, characteristics, and effects

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  • Portes, Alejandro
  • Blitzer, Silvia
  • Curtis, John

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  • Portes, Alejandro & Blitzer, Silvia & Curtis, John, 1986. "The urban informal sector in Uruguay: Its internal structure, characteristics, and effects," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 14(6), pages 727-741, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:14:y:1986:i:6:p:727-741
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    1. Madeleine Leonard, 2000. "Coping strategies in developed and developing societies: the workings of the informal economy," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 12(8), pages 1069-1085.
    2. Gasparini Leonardo & Leonardo Tornaroli, 2009. "Labor Informality in Latin America and the Caribbean: Patterns and Trends from Household Survey Microdata," REVISTA DESARROLLO Y SOCIEDAD, UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES-CEDE, September.
    3. Cho, Yoonyoung, 2011. "Informality and protection from health shocks : lessons from Yemen," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5746, The World Bank.
    4. Leopoldo Tornarolli & Diego Battistón & Leonardo Gasparini & Pablo Gluzmann, 2014. "Exploring Trends in Labor Informality in Latin America, 1990-2010," CEDLAS, Working Papers 0159, CEDLAS, Universidad Nacional de La Plata.
    5. Henley, Andrew & Arabsheibani, G. Reza & Carneiro, Francisco G., 2006. "On defining and measuring the informal sector," Policy Research Working Paper Series 3866, The World Bank.
    6. Feige, Edgar L., 1990. "Defining and estimating underground and informal economies: The new institutional economics approach," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 18(7), pages 989-1002, July.
    7. Garrett, James, 2004. "Living life," FCND discussion papers 171, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
    8. -, 1987. "Tendencias actuales de la industria farmacéutica," Desarrollo Productivo 4491, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    9. Garganta, Santiago & Gasparini, Leonardo, 2015. "The impact of a social program on labor informality: The case of AUH in Argentina," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 115(C), pages 99-110.
    10. Marie T. Ruel & James L. Garrett, 2004. "Features of Urban Food and Nutrition Security and Considerations for Successful Urban Programming," The Electronic Journal of Agricultural and Development Economics, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, vol. 1(2), pages 242-271.
    11. Buffie, Edward F. & Won, Yongkul, 2001. "Devaluation and investment in an optimizing model of the small open economy," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 45(8), pages 1461-1499, August.
    12. -, 1987. "Perfiles industriales de América Latina," Desarrollo Productivo 4469, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    13. -, 1987. "Horizontes de mediano plazo: las perspectivas de América Latina en la economía mundial," Desarrollo Productivo 4458, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    14. -, 1987. "Reestructuración industrial en los países avanzados y en América Latina," Desarrollo Productivo 4502, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).
    15. Henley, Andrew & Arabsheibani, G. Reza & Carneiro, Francisco G., 2009. "On Defining and Measuring the Informal Sector: Evidence from Brazil," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 37(5), pages 992-1003, May.
    16. Takao FUKUCHI, 1998. "A Simulation Analysis Of The Urban Informal Sector," The Developing Economies, Institute of Developing Economies, vol. 36(3), pages 225-256, September.
    17. -, 1987. "Estados Unidos: competitividad industrial y articulación bienes-servicios," Desarrollo Productivo 4480, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).

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