Employment Guarantee Programs as Automatic Stabilizers: Stylized Facts on a Macro Context and Micro Structure for Argentina

  • Emmanuel Agis
  • Daniel Kostzer
Part of the Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity book series (BISP)


In this document, we analyze the fundamentals underpinning the performance of the Argentine economy since the abandonment of the Convertibility regime, with the labor market and income distribution at the center of the analysis. We will attempt to break down the elements that contribute to a sustainable path of growth that, in turn, lead to a reduction in inequity levels in the country.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emmanuel Agis
    • 1
  • Daniel Kostzer
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of EconomicsUniversidad Nacional Arturo JauretcheFlorencio VarelaArgentina
  2. 2.Regional Office for Asia and the PacificInternational Labour Organization ILOBangkokThailand

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