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Elements of an Employment Strategy for Paraguay

ByAlbert Berry

Paraguay has now been suffering from economic stagnation for nearly all of the last quarter century. Growth must be accelerated to at least 5 percent and the anti-employment pattern that has too often characterized it recently must be rectified in such a way as to permit the creation of about 100,000 good jobs each year. This chapter provides an overview of what must happen to bring about this positive outcome.