Sep 2018
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Alaimo, Veronica; Dborkin, Daniela
This paper presents new data documenting the level and evolution of public spending on non-contributory programs for 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Salaried formal workers…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro; Alaimo, Veronica; Dborkin, Daniela
This paper presents new data documenting the level and evolution of public spending on non-contributory programs for 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Salaried formal workers…
May 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Los adultos de América Latina obtienen una puntuación promedio mayor que los jóvenes en el Índice de Mejores Trabajos. La brecha generacional en el promedio de los 17 países del índice es,…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The IDB's interactive data portal CaribbeanEconomics.org presents microeconomic data collected through primary data collection, and macroeconomic data compiled from various public sources.…
Aug 2016
Author(s): Peters, B. Guy
This paper sets forth a theoretical discussion of a number of specific benefits that can arise through the expansion of civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) as a way to improve public…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Jaitman, Laura; Soares, Rodrigo; Olavarría-Gambi, Mauricio; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
The aim of this volume is to carry out a systematic and rigorous analysis of the costs of crime and violence in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a focus on methodological and conceptual issues…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Jaitman, Laura; Soares, Rodrigo; Olavarría-Gambi, Mauricio; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
El objetivo de este volumen consiste en llevar a cabo un análisis sistemático y riguroso de los costos del crimen y la violencia en América Latina y el Caribe, enfatizando los temas metodológicos y…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The INTAL Monthly Newsletter reports on developments in integration and trade across Latin American and the Caribbean. It also serves as a forum for discussing the IDB's activities related to…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La carta mensual del INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. También es el medio para difundir las actividades realizadas…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID)
A carta mensal do INTAL informa sobre os desenvolvimentos nas áreas de integração e comércio nas regiões da América Latina e do Caribe. É também um meio de difusão das atividades do BID sobre estes…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Teeple, Jim; Deibert, Michael; Helleranta, Meri; Antón Díaz, Pablo; Azevedo, Viviane; Lalime, Thomas; Santelices, Cristian; Sipp, Caroline
This publication takes stock of the efforts Haiti is making to transform several key sectors. Some are fundamental for economic growth; others are essential for improving its people's living…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Teeple, Jim; Deibert, Michael; Helleranta, Meri; Antón Díaz, Pablo; Azevedo, Viviane; Lalime, Thomas; Santelices, Cristian; Sipp, Caroline
Cette publication présente les efforts déployés par Haiti pour transformer plusieurs secteurs clés. Certains sont fondamentaux pour la croissance économique, d'autres sont essentiels pour…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Perfit, Janine; Russell, Mariko; Muñoz-Ayala, Jorge E.
In modern public management the use of statistics for decision making is essential. Evidence-based policy, as well as results-based public management, cannot operate effectively without reliable and…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Harbitz, Mia Elisabeth; Kentala, Kristo; Arcos Axt, Iván
In the world today, there are more than 400 million native English speakers and probably at least three times as many who speak English as a second language. Communicating with precision and clarity…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Harbitz, Mia Elisabeth; Kentala, Kristo; Arcos Axt, Iván
La evolución del tema de la identidad legal como un tema transversal para el desarrollo ha sido acompañada del reconocimiento de que existe una carencia de información de apoyo para llevar adelante…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El presente documento analiza la brecha existente entre los requerimientos y la disponibilidad de información al transporte de carga y logística, y propone la creación de una red de observatorios…
Nov 2012
Author(s): González Olmos, Belén
Este documento resume las buenas prácticas que deben ser observadas en todas las fases de la realización de las encuestas de innovación implementadas por los distintos países. Se describen…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Uechi, Luis
The report is part of an initiative to map the transport data currently available within selected developing countries, looking to evaluate availability and quality of transport-related data in…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Uechi, Luis
Este informe es parte de una iniciativa orientada a identificar los datos de transporte disponibles en un grupo de países en desarrollo, poniendo énfasis en las brechas de información que afectan la…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Mazza, Jacqueline
This technical note analyzes the evolution of Latin American and Caribbean systems in three stages: early development of basic services (Stage One) and advancing coverage, efficiency and services (…