Oct 2013
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Busso, Matías; Muñoz, Juan Sebastián
This paper uses 113 household surveys from 18 Latin American countries to document patterns in secondary school graduation rates over the period 1990-2010. It is found that enrollment and graduation…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Arias Ortiz, Elena; Covacevich, Catalina; Bassi, Marina
Mejorar la calidad y la pertinencia de la educación secundaria técnica en América Latina y el Caribe es clave para fortalecer la preparación de la fuerza laboral joven. Este Aporte presenta las…
May 2013
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Alonzo, Haydée; Martin, Dougal
Belize is paying a lot for education but getting little. More youth are outside the school system than in it and many fail to make the transition to the workforce. More and more youth drop out of…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Bos, María Soledad; Duarte, Jesús; Rondón, Carlos; Schady, Norbert; Verdisco, Aimee; Ñopo, Hugo R.; Moreno, Martín; Mizala, Alejandra; Gargiulo, Carlos; Severin, Eugenio; Capota, Christine; Rosero Moncayo, José; Pérez Alfaro, Marcelo; Sánchez Cobo, Fernando; Bassi, Marina; Santiago, Ana; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Chemello, Graciela; Cabrol, Marcelo; Székely, Miguel
¿Es posible mejorar la calidad de la educación en América Latina y el Caribe? Según los expertos autores de estas páginas, hay soluciones pero no atajos: se trata de comenzar de cero y de apuntalar…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Covacevich, Catalina
Elige Educar is a Chilean public-private initiative that seeks to improve the appreciation of teachers and encourage high-performing students to study education by means of media campaigns, talks to…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Covacevich, Catalina
Elige Educar es una iniciativa público-privada chilena que busca mejorar la valoración de los docentes e incentivar que estudiantes destacados estudien pedagogía, a partir de campanas mediáticas,…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Bassi, Marina; Urzúa, Sergio; Vargas, Jaime
Disconnected is a path-breaking analysis of the relationship between schooling and employers in Latin America. It is sophisticated in its design, using multiple surveys and multiple methods. It…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Bassi, Marina; Urzúa, Sergio; Vargas, Jaime
Mediante el análisis de información de primera mano recolectada a través de dos grandes encuestas una sobre trayectorias y habilidades conducida en Chile y Argentina en 2008 y 2010 respectivamente, y…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Bassi, Marina; Urzúa, Sergio; Vargas, Jaime
Desconectados abre um novo caminho de análise sobre a relação entre escolaridade e empregadores na América Latina. O livro é sofisticado em sua concepção, incorporando múltiplas pesquisas e vários…