Sep 2018
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Alaimo, Veronica; Dborkin, Daniela
This paper presents new data documenting the level and evolution of public spending on non-contributory programs for 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Salaried formal workers…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
This paper finds that per capita municipal spending on public services is strongly and non-linearly correlated to urban population density. Optimal expenditure levels for municipal services are…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Jaitman, Laura; Soares, Rodrigo; Olavarría-Gambi, Mauricio; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
The aim of this volume is to carry out a systematic and rigorous analysis of the costs of crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on methodological and conceptual issues…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Jaitman, Laura; Soares, Rodrigo; Olavarría-Gambi, Mauricio; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
El objetivo de este volumen consiste en llevar a cabo un análisis sistemático y riguroso de los costos del crimen y la violencia en América Latina y el Caribe, enfatizando los temas metodológicos y…