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Mesa-Lago, Carmelo 1934-

Overview
Works: 272 works in 873 publications in 3 languages and 16,904 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Arranger, Originator, Compiler
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carmelo Mesa-Lago
Cuba's aborted reform : socioeconomic effects, international comparisons, and transition policies by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( )

11 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume analyzes Cuban socioeconomic policies and evaluates their performance since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the socialist camp
Market, socialist, and mixed economies : comparative policy and performance : Chile, Cuba, and Costa Rica by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mesa-Lago focuses on the three diverse socioeconomic models that these countries represent during these periods."--Jacket
Reassembling social security : a survey of pensions and health care reforms in Latin America by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The reform of social security pensions and healthcare is a key issue for the modern world, and in many ways Latin America has acted as a social laboratory for the reform of these systems. From the reforms that took place in Chile in 1981, most pension and health care systems in the region have seen reform, and been fully or partially privatized. Many other countries considering reform of their own systems have been influenced by the policies implemented in Latin America." "Yet despite the importance and influence of these reforms, until now there has not been an integrated and comprehensive analysis of the changes and their effects. This book is the result of four years of painstaking work, data collection, field research and international collaboration, and so fills the vacuum in the literature with a systematic comparison of pension and healthcare reforms in the 20 Latin American countries." "This is the first book to comprehensively study these influential reforms in Latin America's pension and health care systems, and as such will be of importance to academics and researchers interested in social security and welfare policy, pensions, health care, and public policy;Social security, pension, and health care policymakers; and social security, pension, and health care consultants and practitioners."--Jacket
Do options exist? : the reform of pension and health care systems in Latin America by María Amparo Cruz Saco( )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analisa as reformas nos sistemas previdenciário e de saúde pública do Chile, México, Argentina, El Salvador, Uruguai, Peru, Colômbia, Brasil, Equador, Guatemala e Venezuela, ressaltando as condições e fatores que afetam cada tipo de reforma, comparando as principais características estruturais das reformas e formulando recomendações para a elaboração de políticas de seguridade social
Cuba in the 1970s : pragmatism and institutionalization by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

30 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolutionary change in Cuba by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba in the world by Role of Cuba in World Affairs (Conference)( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the 1970s, Cuba has greatly expanded its participation in world affairs. What changes in its leadership, economy, and armed forces explain this increased participation? How do Cuban ties with Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Africa, Israel, and the socialist countries reveal Cuban purposes and affect U.S.-Cuban rapprochement? Cuba in the World addresses these and other important questions in the most comprehensive and authoritative review of Cuban foreign policies since the Revolution
The economy of socialist Cuba : a two-decade appraisal by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba after the Cold War by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social security in Latin America : pressure groups, stratification, and inequality by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation A comprehensive and sophisticated study of the relationship between social security policy and inequality in Latin America. Individual case studies of Chile, Uruguay, Peru, Argentina, and Mexico are presented, that provide a historical analysis of each country's social security policy, the pressure groups involved, the present structure of the systems, and a statistical examination of the inequality among these pressure groups
Comparative socialist systems : essays on politics and economics by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and German and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labor sector and Socialist distribution in Cuba by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing social security in Latin America : toward alleviating the social costs of economic reform by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba in Africa by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ascent to bankruptcy : financing social security in Latin America by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuban studies 19 by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in volume 19 approach the provocative issues of religion, freedom of literary expression, and women's health care. The Catholic church in Cuba today is discussed in terms of its historic role, the current detente in its relations with the government, and the influence of national and international pressures. Protestantism in Cuba is represented by the experience of the Baptist church since Independence. The claim that official censorship toward Cuban artists and intellectuals has been relaxed is rebutted by charges that the situation has grown worse and that the mediocrity rules. U
Cuba under Raul Castro : assessing the reforms by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health care for the poor in Latin America and the Caribbean by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The labor force, employment, unemployment, and underemployment in Cuba: 1899-1970 by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

11 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atención de salud para los pobres en la América Latina y el Caribe by Carmelo Mesa-Lago( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta publicación --conclusión de un estudio de más de dos años-- examina los problemas que los sistemas de atención de salud confrontaron durante los años ochenta y analiza su presente capacidad y posibilidad futura de proporcionar protección adecuada de salud a los pobres. Asimismo ofrece recomendaciones para la reforma de la atención de salud con miras a aumentar su accesibilidad para los pobres. Además de una caracterización general de la Región, se incluyen análisis a fondo de los esfuerzos de los sectores públicos y privados por extender la cobertura de salud en cinco países: Costa Rica, México, Perú, República Dominicana y Uruguay, los que se seleccionaron por ser representativos de las diversas condiciones geográficas, económicas, de salud, y sociales de las Américas
 
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Cuba in the world
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Market, socialist, and mixed economies : comparative policy and performance : Chile, Cuba, and Costa RicaReassembling social security : a survey of pensions and health care reforms in Latin AmericaDo options exist? : the reform of pension and health care systems in Latin AmericaRevolutionary change in CubaCuba in the worldCuba after the Cold WarSocial security in Latin America : pressure groups, stratification, and inequalityComparative socialist systems : essays on politics and economicsAscent to bankruptcy : financing social security in Latin America
Alternative Names
Carmelo Mesa-Lago American economist

Carmelo Mesa-Lago Amerikaans econoom

Carmelo Mesa-Lago economista estadounidense

Carmelo Mesa-Lago economista estatunidenc

Carmelo Mesa-Lago kubanisch-US-amerikanischer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler

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Languages
English (243)

Spanish (13)

German (1)