Jun 2019
Author(s): Albrieu, Ramiro; Basco, Ana Inés; Brest López, Caterina; De Azevedo, Belisario; Peirano, Fernando; Rapetti, Martín; Vienni, Gabriel
La transformación tecnológica en curso revoluciona los modelos tradicionales de producción, comercio e integración de América Latina y El Caribe; modificando la configuración y la dinámica del…
May 2019
Author(s): Nelson, Jennifer; Tejerina, Luis; Cafagna, Gianluca; Ulrich, Andrea
Digital transformation is here to stay, as evidenced by the growing consensus among the global community. The Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region has large deficiencies in quality and…
May 2019
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique; Adamowicz, Alejandro
This publication identifies the role of digital infrastructure in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)--including education, employment, agricultural sustainability, food security, and…
May 2019
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique; Adamowicz, Alejandro
Esta publicación identifica el rol de la infraestructura digital en el logro de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS) –que abarcan educación, empleo, sostenibilidad agrícola, seguridad…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Bastias-Butler Elizabeth; Bastias-Butler, Elizabeth; Ulrich, Andrea
Digital transformation improves the quality and efficiency of healthcare through the collection of information and its suitable use in decision-making at all levels of the health system. Many…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Bastias-Butler Elizabeth; Bastias-Butler, Elizabeth; Ulrich, Andrea
La transformación digital mejora la calidad y eficiencia de la atención médica mediante la obtención de información y su uso apropiado para la toma de decisiones en todos los niveles del sistema de…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Arias Ortiz, Elena; Viteri, Adriana
Las escuelas tienen mayor disponibilidad de recursos tecnológicos y conectividad a internet, pero el acceso es desigual entre estudiantes de distintos contextos socioeconómicos. Cerrar las brechas de…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
A new generation of quantum technologies will cut across most of the emerging technologies we know today, empowering many of them and threatening the security of others. They will also disrupt…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
Actualmente está naciendo una nueva generación de tecnologías cuánticas altamente disruptivas con potencial para afectar transversalmente a la mayoría de las tecnologías emergentes que conocemos,…
Feb 2019
Author(s): Castagnola, Andrea; Herrero, Álvaro
The City of Buenos Aires (CABA) is one of the pioneer cities in the Latin America and the Caribbean region in terms of open government, and forms part of the Subnational Government Pilot Program of…
Feb 2019
Author(s): Castagnola, Andrea; Herrero, Álvaro
La Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires (CABA) es una de las ciudades de la región de América Latina y el Caribe pionera en gobierno abierto, y que forma parte del Programa Piloto de Gobiernos…
Feb 2019
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Cardinale Lagomarsino, Bruno; Scartascini, Carlos; Torrealday, Jerónimo
Does providing information improve citizens’ perception about government transparency? Does all information matter the same for shaping perceptions about the government? This paper addresses these…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore; Baron, Alejandro; Vieyra, Juan Cruz
Improving infrastructure and basic services is a central task in the region’s growth and development agenda. Despite the importance of private sector participation, governments will continue to play…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore; Baron, Alejandro; Vieyra, Juan Cruz
Mejorar la infraestructura y los servicios básicos es una tarea central en la agenda para el crecimiento y el desarrollo de la región. Pese a la importancia de la participación del sector privado,…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Navarro, Juan Carlos
Taking full advantage of the opportunities brought by the digital economy requires transforming Latin American and Caribbean's productive sectors and firms. Digital technologies such as the…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Navarro, Juan Carlos
Aprovechar al máximo las oportunidades que ofrece la economía digital requiere transformar las empresas y los sectores productivos. La denominada cuarta revolución industrial surge a partir de la…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Bracken, Mike; Greenway, Andrew
Digital government is rapidly gathering momentum as an effective way for nations and regions to increase their administrative efficiency, develop resilience, and deliver simpler, clearer, and better…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Carlan, Valentin; Sys, Christa; Calatayud, Agustina; Vanelslander, Thierry
This study examines 15 cases in Northwestern Europe where digital innovations have been developed to improve connectivity, visibility, and, therefore, performance in maritime supply chains. The…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Jarquín, María José; Vieyra, Juan Cruz; Haro González, Ana
La corrupción es uno de los problemas más importantes para los ciudadanos de América Latina y el Caribe. La misma afecta el desarrollo económico y social, y debilita la confianza de los ciudadanos en…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Tomar, Louisa; Guicheney, William; Kyarisiima, Hope; Zimani, Tinashe
This paper analyzes different ways in which big data can be leveraged to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government. It describes five cases where massive and diverse sets of information…