Dec 2022
Author(s): Rentería Palomares, Zaira;Gutiérrez García, Jorge; Perdomo Rodríguez, Daniel
Global efforts to achieve the climate goals specified in the Paris Agreement pose major challenges for the global production system, because demand for clean fuels, metals, and minerals will increase…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Aguilera, Antonia;Elacqua, Gregory;Lavin, Josefina;Margitic, Juan Francisco;Neilson, Christopher
Os sistemas tradicionais (descentralizados) de alocaço escolar so caracterizados pela ineficincia, falta de transparncia e desigualdade na distribuiço. Como resposta, cada vez mais locais começaram a…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Aguilera, Antonia;Elacqua, Gregory;Lavin, Josefina;Margitic, Juan Francisco;Neilson, Christopher
Los sistemas tradicionales (descentralizados) de asignación escolar se caracterizan por su ineficiencia, poca transparencia e inequidad en la distribución. En respuesta, cada vez más lugares han…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Adam, Isabelle;Fazekas, Mihály;Hernandez Sanchez, Alfredo;Horn, Peter;Regös, Nóra
Public procurement represents a large portion of government expenditure, more so in developing economies. Inefficiencies in public expenditures thus place a heavy burden on society. The Water and…
Dec 2022
Author(s): De Michele, Roberto;Vieyra, Juan Cruz
How can entities responsible for public procurement more reliably detect collusion and other irregular behavior? Most of the existing red flag tools are based on ex post analysis of public…
Dec 2022
Author(s): De Michele, Roberto;Vieyra, Juan Cruz
¿Cómo pueden las entidades responsables de la contratación pública detectar de manera más confiable la colusión y otros comportamientos irregulares? La mayoría de las herramientas de banderas rojas…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Gerritsen, Erik;Korteweg, Lisa;Petsinaris, Foivos;Lamothe, Rachel;Laan, Jeroen van der;Chiriac, Daniela;Strinati, Costanza;Stout, Sean;Tonkonogy, Bella
Healthy and resilient ecosystems underpin our societies and economies. Collapse of just a few ecosystem services such pollination, timber from forests and food from marine fisheries, could result in…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Weiss, Mariana;Eguiguren-Cosmelli, José;Matías, David;Daltro, Yuri;Arias, Karla;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Dada la heterogeneidad de las empresas de distribución eléctrica en América Latina y el Caribe no es trivial diseñar incentivos para garantir decisiones eficientes. Una buena gobernanza es una…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Matías, David;Daltro, Yuri;Carvajal, Franco;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
This study identifies and analyzes the evolution of efficiency in providing services and in the financial performance of the LAC electricity distribution companies between 2014-2020. In addition, it…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Matías, David;Daltro, Yuri;Carvajal, Franco;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Este estudio identifica y analiza la evolución de la eficiencia en la prestación de servicios y en el desempeño financiero de las empresas distribuidoras de electricidad de ALC entre 2014-2020.…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Profeta, Laura;Ronderos, Juan Gabriel;Mori, Edson
This Annual Report reflects the work of the Office of Institutional Integrity (OII), the Sanctions Officer (SO) and the Sanctions Committee (SNC), which together are responsible for overseeing the…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Jarquín, María José;De Michele, Roberto;Dassen, Nicolás
En los últimos años, los países latinoamericanos han sufrido actos de corrupción que han afectado las percepciones de la ciudadanía en la efectividad del gobierno. Utilizando experimentos…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Lafuente, Mariano
Government oversight initiatives have demonstrated some effectiveness in the fight against corruption. However, lessons can be learned from the literature with regard to the impact of improvements in…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Lafuente, Mariano
Las iniciativas de control gubernamental han demostrado cierta efectividad en la lucha contra la corrupción, sin embargo, existen espacios de aprendizaje en la literatura en cuanto a cómo las mejoras…
May 2022
Author(s): Garde, María José;Manatta, Zayda;Pineda, Emilio;De Michele, Roberto
The availability of beneficial ownership information on legal persons and arrangements is a key requirement of tax transparency and a key instrument in the fight against tax evasion and other…
May 2022
Author(s): Garde, María José;Manatta, Zayda;Pineda, Emilio;De Michele, Roberto
La disponibilidad de información sobre el beneficiario final de las personas e instrumentos jurídicos es un requisito fundamental de la transparencia fiscal y un instrumento clave en la lucha contra…
May 2022
Author(s): Cubillo, Francisco;Allakulov, Umrbek;Patiño Piñeros, Daniela;Basani, Marcello
This document is part of the series called AquaRating Focused Analyses, which addresses, in a detailed way, relevant issues within the provision of water and sanitation services. The Focused Analyses…
May 2022
Author(s): Cubillo, Francisco;Allakulov, Umrbek;Patiño Piñeros, Daniela;Basani, Marcello
Este documento se integra en la colección denominada Análisis Focalizados Aquarating, que aborda, de forma particularizada, temas relevantes dentro de la prestación de servicios de agua y saneamiento…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Carvalho, Joana;Reyes-Tagle, Gerardo
Public-private partnerships (PPPs) have been used to address the need for the implementation of huge investment programs and to bridge the infrastructure gap that exists in Latin American and…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle;Núñez, Anamaría;Basani, Marcello;Gamba, Jacopo;Calderón, Claudia;Núñez, Patricia
Public digital conversations offer valuable insight into how the public, governments, and utilities discuss and perceive important topics such as integrity and transparency in the water and…