Oct 2010
Author(s): Balsa, Ana; Gandelman, Néstor; Porzecanski, Rafael
This paper reports the results of a three-month randomized controlled trial to estimate the impact of an Internet and mobile telephone short message service (SMS) intervention on adolescents'…
Jun 2010
Author(s): Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; Biswas, Trineesh; Jegou, Ingrid; Aldonas, Grant; Hufbauer, Gary Clyde; Kim, Jisun; Rios, Sandra Polónia; Veiga, Pedro da Motta; Dubeux, Carolina Burle Schmidt; Guadagni, Alieto Aldo; Fuller, Carlos; Leslie, Kenrick; Molina, Mario; Rodríguez Quiros, Jorge
The IDB's Integration & Trade Journal includes articles on the different aspects of integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, on hemispheric integration and, furthermore, on similar…
Jun 2010
Author(s): Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; Biswas, Trineesh; Jegou, Ingrid; Aldonas, Grant; Hufbauer, Gary Clyde; Kim, Jisun; Rios, Sandra Polónia; Veiga, Pedro da Motta; Dubeux, Carolina Burle Schmidt; Guadagni, Alieto Aldo; Fuller, Carlos; Leslie, Kenrick; Molina, Mario; Rodríguez Quiros, Jorge
La Revista Integración & Comercio del BID incluye artículos referidos a las distintas manifestaciones del proceso de integración en América Latina y el Caribe, a la integración hemisférica y,…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Navia, Patricio; Eyzaguirre, Nicolás; Olivari, Jocelyn; Briones, Ignacio; Benavente, José Miguel; Aninat, Cristóbal
This paper analyzes the political economy of productivity-related policymaking in Chile following a political transaction cost model (Spiller and Tommasi, 2003; Murillo et al., 2008). The main…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Alvarez, Roberto; Benavente, José Miguel; Contreras, Carmen; Contreras, José Luis
Este estudio analiza las características y los resultados de programas para promover consorcios tecnológicos en cuatro economías latinoamericanas: Argentina, Chile, Colombia y Uruguay. Se basa en…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Vegas, Emiliana; Santibáñez, Lucrecia
Early childhood development outcomes play an important role throughout a person's life, affecting one's income-earning capacity and productivity, longevity, health, and cognitive ability.…