Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Alonso, Pablo; Ávalos, Nayda; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Cuestas, Ernesto; Fernández Illescas, Coral; García, Maria Camila; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Jansson, Maya; Linares, Ana María; Putic, Melanie; Michelitsch, Roland; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Rivera, Johanan; Rose, Jonathan; Sadeghi, Patricia; Seiwald, Raphael; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Wattenbach, Horst
Assessing the results of individual development operations is essential to learning what works and what does not and thus to increasing the effectiveness of investments in development. The purpose of…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Alonso, Pablo; Ávalos, Nayda; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Cuestas, Ernesto; Fernández Illescas, Coral; García, Maria Camila; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Jansson, Maya; Linares, Ana María; Putic, Melanie; Michelitsch, Roland; Murcia, Juan Felipe; Rivera, Johanan; Rose, Jonathan; Sadeghi, Patricia; Seiwald, Raphael; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Wattenbach, Horst
Evaluar los resultados de las distintas operaciones de desarrollo es fundamental para aprender qué funciona y qué no, y así aumentar la efectividad de las inversions en desarrollo. El propósito de…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Bancalari, Antonella; Martinez, Sebastian
Exposure to fecal contamination is a leading cause of childhood infectious diseases inlow- and middle-income countries. Low-quality sanitation infrastructure and inadequate
maintenance can…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad; Martínez, María Adelaida; Martinez, Sebastian; Pérez, Michelle; Sánchez, Mario
While the effects of conditional cash transfers on primary school enrollment, attendance and dropouts are well documented, few studies address their impact on longer-term outcomes
like high-…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Guillard, Charlotte; Salazar, Mónica
This document summarizes the responses to a questionnaire conducted jointly by the Network of Ibero-American and Inter-American Science and Technology Indicators (RICYT) and the Inter-American…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Guillard, Charlotte; Salazar, Mónica
Este documento resume las respuestas a un cuestionario realizado conjuntamente por la Red de Indicadores Científicos y Tecnológicos Iberoamericanos e Interamericanos (RICYT) y el Banco Interamericano…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Celhay, Pablo; Vidal, Cecilia; Johannsen, Julia
We study the effects of conditional cash transfers to pregnant women on stillbirths and child survival in Bolivia. Payments are conditional on compliance with medically recommended prenatal care and…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Tamayo, Cesar; Malagón, Jonathan; Granda, Catalina; Hamann, Franz; Rey, Marcela; Ruiz, Carlos; Lacouture, Daniel; Borrero, Simón; Camacho, Adriana; Hofstetter, Marc; Estrada, Dairo; Zamora, Paula; Cardona, Lina; Medina, Carlos; Núñez, Jairo; Ávila, Raúl; Rodríguez, Jissel; Arango, Carlos Alberto; Zárate, Héctor; Suárez, Nicolás; Montoya, Germán; Rodríguez, Nicolás; Borja, Walden
¿Cuáles son las consecuencias de la exclusión financiera que persiste en Colombia? ¿Cuáles iniciativas -públicas y privadas- han tenido mayor éxito en la promoción del acceso y uso de servicios…
May 2017
Author(s): Acevedo, Paloma; Hobbs, Jason; Martinez, Sebastian
We evaluate the effects of municipal infrastructure upgrades on property prices in the Municipality of Campo Grande, Brazil. Using detailed administrative data on property characteristics and sales…
May 2017
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Galiani, Sebastián; Gálvez, Ramiro H.
La Estrategia de Fortalecimiento de Cobertura en Panamá utiliza un modelo de pago por desempeño para incentivar la provisión de servicios de calidad en poblaciones con alto grado de marginación, con…