Explorando la factibilidad del Seguro de Desempleo en Nuevo León


  • Tuur Ghys Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
  • Pieter Cools Universiteit Antwerpen




Unemployment Insurance, Unemployment, Social Policy, Robotization


This paper explores the feasibility of unemployment insurance in Nuevo León, Mexico. It starts by exploring the policy context, in which we pay special attention to societal challenges such as robotization that can revitalize the debate on a social policy that was historically absent from the Mexican welfare state. The paper proposes a model of unemployment insurance adapted to this context, drawing on insights from a literature study, a public opinion survey and a cost calculation. The innovative feature of this model is adaptability, where key variables change along with the situation on the labor market.


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Author Biographies

Tuur Ghys, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León

Doctor en Sociología por Universiteit Antwerpen, Profesor Investigador de la Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Relaciones Internacionales de la Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México. Email: tuur.ghys@uanl.edu.mx  Orcid: 0000-0003-4582-5578

Pieter Cools, Universiteit Antwerpen

Doctor en Sociología por Universiteit Antwerpen, profesor invitado en la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Políticas, Universiteit Antwerpen, Bélgica. Email: pieter.cools@uantwerpen.be .Orcid: 0000-0002-8037-3645


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How to Cite

Ghys, T., & Cools, P. (2022). Explorando la factibilidad del Seguro de Desempleo en Nuevo León. Política, Globalidad Y Ciudadanía, 9(17), 108–127. https://doi.org/10.29105/pgc9.17-5