Dec 2016
Author(s): Pareja, Alejandro; Fernández, Cecilia; Blanco, Bárbara; Theobald, Katharina; Martínez, Alejandra
The Simplifying Lives project aims at contributing to the improvement of the delivery of public services to citizens. For this, a new methodology for measuring both the quality with which services…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Pareja, Alejandro; Fernández, Cecilia; Blanco, Bárbara; Theobald, Katharina; Martínez, Alejandra
El proyecto Simplificando Vidas tiene por objetivo contribuir a la mejora de la entrega de servicios públicos a los ciudadanos. Para ello, se diseñó una nueva metodología para medir tanto la calidad…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Pareja, Alejandro; Fernández, Cecilia; Blanco, Bárbara; Theobald, Katharina; Martínez, Alejandra
O projeto Simplificando Vidas visa contribuir à melhoraria da prestação de serviços públicos aos cidadãos. Para tanto, foi desenhada uma nova metodologia para medir a qualidade com a qual os serviços…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Galiani, Sebastián; Gertler, Paul; Cooper, Ryan; Martinez, Sebastian; Ross, Adam; Undurraga, Raimundo
This paper provides empirical evidence on the causal effects that upgrading slum dwellings has on the living conditions of the extremely poor. In particular, we study the impact of providing better…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Slack, Enid; Cuadrado-Roura, Juan R.; Fernández Güell, José Miguel; Rojas, Eduardo; Bird, Richard; Klink, Jeroen; Lefévre, Christian; Subirats, Joan; Brugué, Quim; Monzón, Andrés; Etchegaray, Alberto
Throughout the twentieth century, there was a notable population shift in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, from rural living situations to urban centers. In 2000 there were 49 cities…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Slack, Enid; Cuadrado-Roura, Juan R.; Fernández Güell, José Miguel; Rojas, Eduardo; Bird, Richard; Klink, Jeroen; Lefévre, Christian; Subirats, Joan; Brugué, Quim; Monzón, Andrés; Etchegaray, Alberto
Una de las características más destacadas del desarrollo reciente de América Latina es el alto grado de urbanización de su población y la emergencia de un gran número de ciudades con características…