Aug 2012
Author(s): Corbacho, Ana; Brito, Steve; Osorio Rivas, Rene
The drivers of educational attainment have been the subject of much research both in the developed and the developing world. Yet, nothing is known about the effect of birth registration on schooling…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Anchorena, José; Ronconi, Lucas
This paper uses datasets from six surveys to describe entrepreneurship in Argentina. While the quantity of entrepreneurship in Argentina is high, its quality is low, given the high proportion of…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
The Opportunities for the Majority Initiative (OMJ) was originally set up for three years as a time-bound pilot initiative. The OMJ team has worked diligently to test the Base of the Pyramid model…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
La Iniciativa de Oportunidades para la Mayoría (OMJ) fue concebida como una iniciativa experimental para un período de tres años. El equipo de OMJ ha trabajado minuciosamente para someter a prueba el…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Palma, Alejandra; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
This evaluation reviews the relevance, efficiency and effectiveness of the IDB's Program with Ecuador for 2007-2011. The period was characterized by an important political and institutional…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Palma, Alejandra; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
Esta evaluación examina la relevancia, eficiencia y efectividad del Programa del BID con Ecuador durante el periodo 2007-2011. El período se caracterizó por un importante cambio político e…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Baldivieso, Héctor; Detta, Emiliano; Martin, Dougal; Quintanilla, Giovanella
Esta nota técnica fue preparada para apoyar el diálogo entre el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y el gobierno de Nicaragua. Específicamente fue preparada como insumo a un diagnóstico de…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Corbacho, Ana; Osorio Rivas, Rene
Birth registration is essential to guarantee a child's right to an identity. Without proper documentation of their identity, children have limited access to health, education and social…