Oct 2019
Author(s): Bertoni, Eleonora; Elacqua, Gregory; Hincapie, Diana; Méndez, Carolina; Paredes, Diana
This paper explores rank-ordered teacher candidates’ preferences for public schools in Peru by analyzing the 2015 teacher hiring process. Our analysis shows that, in seeking permanent positions in…
May 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Diaz Yubero, Fernando; Pecho, Miguel; Cremades, Luis; Vázquez, Oscar; Velayos, Fernando; Barreix, Alberto Daniel
In order to achieve social equity and strengthen democratic system functionality, nations must have tax systems that promote equitable economic development, also fiscal capacity to fund an adequate…
May 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Diaz Yubero, Fernando; Pecho, Miguel; Cremades, Luis; Vázquez, Oscar; Velayos, Fernando; Barreix, Alberto Daniel
Para lograr un adecuado equilibrio social y consolidar el funcionamiento del sistema democrático, los países han de contar con sistemas fiscales equitativos que favorezcan el desarrollo económico,…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Sancho, Francisco; Rivera, Luis; Rosales-Tijerino, Julio
This paper surveys housing finance in Costa Rica, El Salvador and Panama. The development of a secondary mortgage-backed securities market in Costa Rica is very limited despite a broad legal…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Stein, Ernesto H.; Guzmán, Rolando M.; Vergara, Rodrigo; Zuccardi, Igor; Barreix, Alberto Daniel; Roca, Jerónimo; Artana, Daniel; Bour, Juan Luis; Panadeiros, Monica; Chona, Gilberto; Pineda Mannheim, Carlos R.; Manzano, Osmel; Cuesta, Ana María; Vodusek, Ziga; Granados, Jaime; Opertti, Fabrizio; Illarieti C., Pablo A.; Gutiérrez Rocha, Mario; de Vicente, Jorge; Zegarra, Eduardo; Rufín, Carlos; Rodríguez-Balza, Rafael; Ripani, Laura; Mavridis, Dimitris; Godínez, Armando; Alfonso, Mariana; Schrank, Andrew; Beliz, Gustavo; Villa, Karelia; Estol Peixoto, Rosina
Esta obra es una publicación elaborada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo para el diálogo de políticas con las autoridades de la República Dominicana. El objetivo de este trabajo consiste en…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Medici, André
This technical note discusses the civil servant pension system in Brazil over the past two decades. Since 1998 the Brazilian government has been implementing reforms to increase the financial…