Nov 2017
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Robles, Marcos
Social Pulse describes the trends in a comprehensive set of key social indicators throughout the lifecycle in Latin America and the Caribbean, and highlights the findings that merit attention from…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Robles, Marcos
Pulso Social describe las tendencias de un conjunto de indicadores sociales clave a lo largo del ciclo de vida en América Latina y el Caribe, y destaca los hallazgos que merecen atención por parte de…
Nov 2017
Author(s): De León, Ignacio L.; Gupta, Ravi
Analogous to the emergence of the internet, the introduction of blockchain technology augurs disruptive change to the music industry. Though in its infancy, the technology presents interesting policy…
Nov 2017
Author(s): De León, Ignacio L.; Gupta, Ravi
De forma similar a la aparición de Internet, el advenimiento de la tecnología de registro distribuido (blockchain) pronostica cambios disruptivos en la industria musical. A pesar de encontrarse en…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Bustelo, Monserrat; Duryea, Suzanne; Baptista de Freitas, Luísa; Marques Garcia, Luana; Piras, Claudia; Sampaio, Breno; Sampaio, Gustavo R.
This paper analyzes social mobility as realized by students of a high quality public flagshipuniversity in Brazil, the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), applying the methodology of
Aug 2017
Author(s): De León, Ignacio L.; Mora, Julian
Crowdfunding is a financial alternative that has exhibited sustainable growth over the past decade. Further, it has been positioned as a promising mechanism for LAC countries to improve their…
Jul 2017
Author(s): López Bóo, Florencia; Cubides Mateus, Mayaris; Duryea, Suzanne
Este estudio reporta un análisis exhaustivo de los datos de línea de base de la evaluación del Programa Cresca com Seu Filho (PCCSF) en Fortaleza, Brasil, mostrando que los niños que participará en…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Buenadicha Sánchez, César; Cañigueral Bagó, Albert; De León, Ignacio L.
La economía colaborativa se ha convertido en una fuerza transformadora disruptiva a nivel mundial, y América Latina no es la excepción. El impacto disruptivo de las plataformas digitales…