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…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Gibbons, María Amelia; Maffioli, Alessandro; Rossi, Martín
This paper evaluates the impact of two programs that provide public and private goods, in the form of irrigation canals and materials (such as hail nets). Using a twelve-year panel of wine producers…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Maffioli, Alessandro; Aramburu, Julián; Agurto Adrianzen, Marcos
In this paper, we evaluate the short term impact of a Fruit Fly Eradication Program in the coastal areas of Peru. Exploiting arbitrary variation in the program's intervention borders, as well as…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; Maffioli, Alessandro; Aramburu, Julián; Agurto Adrianzen, Marcos
Este documento presenta la evaluación de impacto de corto plazo de un programa de erradicación de la mosca de la fruta en las áreas costeras de Perú. Aprovechando la variación arbitraria en las…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Corrales, Maria Elena; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Maciel, Odette; Molina, Adriana
This document describes the scope and methodology for the Bank's CountryProgram Evaluation (CPE) with the Government of Bolivia for the 2011-2015
period. The evaluation methodology will…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Corrales, Maria Elena; Guerrero, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Maciel, Odette; Molina, Adriana
Este documento define el alcance y la metodología para la Evaluación del Programa de País (CPE, por sus siglas en inglés) del BID con el Gobierno de Bolivia para el periodo 2011-2015. La metodología…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Castillo, Victoria; Figal Garone, Lucas; Maffioli, Alessandro; Salazar, Lina
This paper investigates the impact of tourism policy on employment, using the Tourism Development Policy (TDP) implemented in the Argentinean province of Salta during the years of 2003 to 2010 as a…