Jul 2016
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Alonso, Pablo; Fryer, Michelle; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Hernández, María José; Maciel, Odette; Molina, Adriana; Vargas, María José; Sadeghi, Patricia
This document presents an evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Country Program of the Inter-American Development Bank with Suriname over the period 2011-2015. This…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Alonso, Pablo; Fryer, Michelle; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Hernández, María José; Maciel, Odette; Molina, Adriana; Vargas, María José; Sadeghi, Patricia
En este documento se presenta una evaluación del Programa de País del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo con Suriname en el período 2011-2015 efectuada por la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE…
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…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Arbeláez, María Angélica; Steiner, Roberto; Becerra, Alejandro; Wills, Daniel
Using the 2003 and 2008 Quality of Life Surveys (QLS) conducted by the National Department of Statistics (DANE), this paper identifies the factors that affect housing tenure decisions in Colombia.…
Jul 2011
Author(s): Arbeláez, María Angélica; Camacho, Carolina; Fajardo, Johanna
This paper explores the role played by policy instruments in access to housing finance by low-income households. It also analyzes the impact of housing credit and subsidies on both the quality of…
Nov 2010
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana; Bassi, Marina
Enseña Chile (ECh) is one model in the direction of helping close the achievement gap between low-income and high-income students in Chile, and is a first adaptation of the Teach for America (TFA)…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana
Having a good teacher is the most important school-related factor for student achievement, to the point of closing the gap between low and high-income students. However, the empirical literature is…
Sep 2003
Author(s): Eyzaguirre, Hugo; Calderón Seminario, Carlos
El presente estudio tiene como finalidad documentar la evolución del mercado de crédito hipotecario en Perú durante los últimos dos decenios y, sobre esta base, analizar y comprender los factores…
Dec 2000
Author(s): Herrán, Carlos Alberto; Rodríguez, Alberto
This study represents a collaborative effort between the two Banks, developed in close consultation with brazilian government officials and education authorities, both at the federal and state level…