May 2019
Author(s): Araya, Roberto; Arias Ortiz, Elena; Bottan, Nicolas L.; Cristia, Julian P.
Gamification, or the introduction of game elements to non-game contexts, has potential to improve education but there is little rigorous evidence about its effectiveness. In this paper, we…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Cristia, Julian P.; Hincapie, Diana; Messina, Julián; Ripani, Laura
Despite governments best efforts, many people in Latin America and the Caribbean don't have the skills they need to thrive. This book looks at what policies work, and don't work, so that…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Cristia, Julian P.; Hincapie, Diana; Messina, Julián; Ripani, Laura
A pesar del gran esfuerzo de los gobiernos, muchas personas en América Latina y el Caribe no tienen las habilidades que necesitan para prosperar. Este libro analiza qué políticas funcionan, y no…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Cristia, Julian P.; Hincapie, Diana; Messina, Julián; Ripani, Laura
Aprender melhor: poli­ticas publicas para o desenvolvimento de habilidades
Oct 2015
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Gomez Osorio, Camilo; Khadan, Jeetendra
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin discusses recent economic developments in the 6 IDB-member Caribbean countries, as well as the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). The countries…
Oct 2015
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Gomez Osorio, Camilo; Khadan, Jeetendra
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin discusses recent economic developments in the 6 IDB-member Caribbean countries, as well as the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). The countries…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Park, Heejin; Choi, Jeung Yun; Yun, Jong Hyeok; Chae, Jae-Eun
Korea has invested heavily in education and the development of an education system aligned with its national development plans by adopting a sequential approach, both in terms of school levels and…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Fioravanti, Reinaldo; Granada, Isabel; Veverka, Jacob
The small and isolated nature and tourism dependency of Caribbean countries strongly shapes and influences the regional air transport market. The following pages give an overview of the air transport…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Vegas, Emiliana
Analizamos las decrecientes correlaciones entre el gasto en educación y los resultados del aprendizaje para abordar dos preguntas fundamentales: ¿Los sistemas educativos con diferentes niveles de…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Balza, Lenin; Espinasa, Ramón
Oil producers small enough to be price takers without barriers to investment or production should have reacted positively to the fourfold price increase after 2002. The seven largest Latin American…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Cámara de Comercio de Barranquilla; Gutierrez, Mabel; Guerra, Juan Carlos; Cantillo, Jose David; Bayona, Paola; Meléndez, Augusto; Rios, Cristian; del Toro, Angeli María; Díaz, Andrés; Valencia, Jorge
The process of developing a methodology for the management of education infrastructure in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean began with an analysis and discussion of types of variables…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Cámara de Comercio de Barranquilla; Gutierrez, Mabel; Guerra, Juan Carlos; Cantillo, Jose David; Bayona, Paola; Meléndez, Augusto; Rios, Cristian; del Toro, Angeli María; Díaz, Andrés; Valencia, Jorge
El desarrollo de una metodología para la gestión de la infraestructura educativa para América Latina y el Caribe (ALyC) requirió en su etapa inicial el análisis y discusión de tipologías de variables…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Gargiulo, Carlos
This series of notes summarizes work performed by the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean under the Project on Learning in Twenty-First Century Schools, a Technical Cooperation on Regional…
Dec 2014
Author(s): López Corral, Antonio M.
The objective of this chapter is to provide the tools needed to support the governments of Latin American countries in assessing potential operations and opportunities that can be carried out as PPPs…
Dec 2014
Author(s): López Corral, Antonio M.
El objetivo de este capítulo es proveer las herramientas para apoyar a los gobiernos de América Latina con el diagnóstico de operaciones y oportunidades potenciales realizables a través de CPP, como…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Livingston, Nicholas
Actualmente, varios países del Caribe están considerando recurrir a las APP para modernizar su infraestructura y mejorar la prestación de servicios públicos. Jamaica y Trinidad y Tobago son los…
Dec 2014
Author(s): San Juan, Gustavo; Hoses, Santiago; Martini, Irene
El estudio de los niveles de confort permite tener en cuenta aquellos factores propios del equilibrio entre el cuerpo humano y el ambiente que intervienen en la edilicia, con el objeto de lograr que…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Gargiulo, Carlos; Bardone, Andrea
Por regla general, los sistemas educativos de la región cuentan con un parque edilicio disímil, con edificios que en muchos casos datan del siglo XIX, oque han respondido a diversas corrientes…