Dec 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio
There is a broad consensus regarding the need to improve student outcomes in the educational systems of Latin America and the Caribbean. After an attempt to institute various reforms and initiatives…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio
Existe un amplio consenso en torno a la necesidad de mejorar los resultados de los estudiantes en los sistemas educativos de América Latina y el Caribe. Después de haber intentado múltiples reformas…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Miller, Marcus; Maier, Antonia
The recent financial crisis has forced a rethink of banking regulation and supervision and the role of financial innovation. This paper develops a model where prudent banks may signal their type…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Majnoni, Giovanni; Powell, Andrew
The recent global financial crisis has put the spotlight on macro-prudential policies to protect firms and households from problems emanating from the financial sector. This paper proposes an…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Lora, Eduardo; Powell, Andrew
This paper proposes a methodology to resolve the problems that result from using a combination of objective and subjective information in evaluating urban quality of life. The paper further suggests…
May 2011
Author(s): Shapiro, Jeremy P.; Berlinski, Samuel; Pinzon, Mauricio; Severin, Eugenio; Azevedo, Viviane; Cathles, Alison; Cristia, Julian P.; Crespi, Gustavo; Grazzi, Matteo; Savonitto, Beniamino; Galindo, Arturo; Busso, Matías; Chong, Alberto E.; De Mendoza, Gabriela; Bouillon, César P.; Glassman, Amanda; León, Gianmarco
Formuladores de políticas públicas y académicos concuerdan en que las computadoras, Internet y la telefonía celular, entre otras tecnologías de la información, pueden contribuir al desarrollo…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio; Capota, Christine
The introduction of technology in education is gaining momentum worldwide. One model of incorporating technology into education that has gained tremendous traction in Latin America and the Caribbean…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio; Capota, Christine
La introducción de la tecnología en la educación está adquiriendo impulso en todo el mundo. En América Latina y el Caribe, los Modelos Uno a Uno han adquirido una fuerza formidable. El término Uno a…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Severin, Eugenio; Capota, Christine
A introdução da tecnologia na educação está ganhando força no mundo todo. Na América Latina e no Caribe, os Modelos Um para Um vêm ganhando enorme força. O termo Um para Um refere-se à proporção de…