May 2016
Author(s): Bassi, Marina; Blumberg, Rae Lesser; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes
This paper analyzes gender bias in teaching in low-performing schools in Chile. To carry out the analyses, the authors used videotaped classes for fourth graders and coded 237 tapings. Results show a…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Linares, Ana María; Schijman, Agustina; Scholl, Lynn; Fevre, Chloe; Britton, Kathryn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Tetreault, Alayna; Ramirez, Santiago; Palomino, Alejandro; Hernández, María José; Beltrán, Víctor
As part of its 2015 annual work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) has prepared the Bank's country program evaluation (CPE) with Uruguay for the period 2010-2015. This CPE is the…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Linares, Ana María; Schijman, Agustina; Scholl, Lynn; Fevre, Chloe; Britton, Kathryn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Tetreault, Alayna; Ramirez, Santiago; Palomino, Alejandro; Hernández, María José; Beltrán, Víctor
Como parte de su plan anual de trabajo 2015, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) preparó la Evaluación del Programa de País (CPE) del Banco con Uruguay durante el periodo 2010-2015. Este CPE…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Sadeghi, Patricia
Bus rapid transit (BRT) systems have become an increasingly popular approach to addressing mobility and environmental problems in urban areas in Latin America and around the world. In line with this…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Sadeghi, Patricia
Los sistemas de tránsito rápido por autobús (BRT) se están utilizando cada vez más como enfoque para resolver los problemas de movilidad y ambientales en zonas urbanas de América Latina y en todo el…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth
The IDB's support for Urban Transportation projects in Latin America has grown rapidly in recent years, with annual lending volume for the urban transport sector growing by 36% from 2005 to 2012…
Jun 2013
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth
El apoyo del BID para proyectos de transporte urbano en América Latina ha experimentado un rápido crecimiento en los últimos años, con un aumento del 36% entre 2005 y 2012 en el volumen anual de…
Nov 2003
Author(s): Devlin, Robert; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Suominen, Kati; Shearer, Matthew; Miller, Eric T.; Cornejo, Rafael; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Stabilito, Augusto; Sobral de Elía, Mariana; Skinner, Martha
The purpose of this document is to inform Bank staff and other interested parties about recent developments in integration and trade among the countries of the Western Hemisphere and between these…
Dec 2001
Author(s): Basañes, C. Federico; Artana, Daniel; Navajas, Fernando; Urbiztondo, Santiago; Saavedra, Eduardo; Soto, Raimundo; Benavides, Juan; Fainboim Yaker, Israel; Legisa, Juan A.; Ordover, Janusz A.; Willig, Robert D.; Laffont, Jean-Jacques; Díaz Alvarado, Carlos; Auguste, Sebastián; Millán, Jaime; Beato, Paulina; Fuente, Carmen
During the past two decades, Latin American countries have made pioneering efforts in reforming infrastructure services. The "first generation of reforms" encompassed widespread…