Jan 2019
Author(s): Bustelo, Monserrat; Flabbi, Luca; Piras, Claudia; Tejada, Mauricio
The labor force participation of women is lower than the labor force participation of men. This empirical regularity is particularly acute in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). In terms of labor…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Bando, Rosangela; Uribe, Claudia
Credit constraints are central to development economics theory. However, there is scant direct evidence that supports the existence of such constraints. Traditional tests observe how consumption…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Abrahams, Scott; Flabbi, Luca; Piras, Claudia
This paper collects an original database of publicly listed companies to determine prevailing gender ratios among board members and executives in Latin America and the Caribbean region (LAC). Women…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Fevre, Chloe; Buitrago, Paola; Tetreault, Alayna; Morales, Carlos; Delgado, William; Cruz, José Miguel; Dammert, Lucia; Garcette, Nicolas; Guerra, Nancy; Nazario, Olga; Rivera-Cira, Tirza; Cano, Ignácio; Soares, Yuri
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) has been involved in citizen security projects for almost two decades. Since 1999, strategic Bank documents have highlighted the importance of…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Fevre, Chloe; Buitrago, Paola; Tetreault, Alayna; Morales, Carlos; Delgado, William; Cruz, José Miguel; Dammert, Lucia; Garcette, Nicolas; Guerra, Nancy; Nazario, Olga; Rivera-Cira, Tirza; Cano, Ignácio; Soares, Yuri
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o el Banco) ha participado desde hace casi dos décadas en proyectos de seguridad ciudadana. Desde 1999, se ha destacado en documentos estratégicos del Banco…