Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This paper addresses five disruptive technologies that are driving massive economic transformation and that will be critical areas for public policy formulation and implementation in the region in…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Se espera que la Revolución Digital, también conocida como la Cuarta Revolución Industrial, supere las anteriores transformaciones económicas en cuanto a escala, alcance y complejidad. Las…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Marzani, Matías
This paper shows, using probit analysis, that low national savings increase the risk of macroeconomic crisis. Foreign savings are a poor substitute of national savings not only for domestic…
May 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Instituto Ethos de Empresas e Responsabilidade Social
Executive summary of the the study that analyzes the workforce of the 500 largest Brazilian companies to reveal possible gender, ethno-racial, or educational inequalities or gaps due to age or…
May 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID); Instituto Ethos de Empresas e Responsabilidade Social
Sumário executivo do estudo que retrata o perfil do quadro dos funcionários das 500 maiores empresas do Brasil, mostrando desigualdades em sua composição social, racial e de gênero. A pesquisa também…
May 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Instituto Ethos de Empresas e Responsabilidade Social
This study analyzes the workforce of the 500 largest Brazilian companies to reveal possible gender, ethno-racial, or educational inequalities or gaps due to age or disability, with the goal of…
May 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Instituto Ethos de Empresas e Responsabilidade Social
Este estudio pretende analizar el público interno de las 500 empresas más grandes de Brasil, y mostrar los posibles desequilibrios en su composición en lo que se refiere a género, color o raza, rango…
May 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID); Instituto Ethos de Empresas e Responsabilidade Social
O estudo retrata o perfil do quadro dos funcionários das 500 maiores empresas do Brasil, mostrando desigualdades em sua composição social, racial e de gênero. A pesquisa também apresenta as…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Fernandez, Andres; Tamayo, Cesar
This technical note considers whether low savings in Latin America and the Caribbean may result from low productivity rather than vice versa. Economies with low TFP growth tend to be economies in…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Sánchez, Gabriel; Valenzuela, Patricio
This study explores the relationship between demographic factors and saving rates using a panel dataset covering 110 countries between 1963 and 2012. In line with predictions from theory, this paper…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Llopis, Jimena; Muratori, Umberto; Ruiz, José Juan
This study is a first contribution to prioritization across productivity determinant capabilities that attempts to obtain the equivalent of a "shadow price" for each of these capabilities…