Dec 2018
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Oviedo, Daniel; Yáñez-Pagans, Patricia
Despite the growing interest in and proliferation of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) systems around the world, their causal impacts on labor market outcomes remain unexplored. Reduced travel times for those…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Salgado, Edgar; Scholl, Lynn; Yañez, Patricia
Limited access to safe transportation is one of the greatest challenges to labor force participation faced by women in developing countries. This paper quantifies the causal impacts of improved urban…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Minoja, Livia; Dalaison, Wilhelm
Ciudad Mujer es un programa de Servicios Integrados para el Empoderamiento de la Mujer (SIEM) para impulsar el bienestar, la inclusión socioeconómica y el empoderamiento femenino, que reúne bajo un…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); IDB Invest; Multilateral Investment Fund
The Development Effectiveness Overview (DEO) is an annual report produced by the IDBG to show the results and impact of its work in Latin America and the Caribbean. It reports on the IDBG's…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); IDB Invest; Fondo Multilateral de Inversiones
El Panorama de la Efectividad en el Desarrollo (DEO por sus siglas en inglés) es el informe anual del Grupo BID que muestra los resultados e impactos de su trabajo en América Latina y el Caribe.…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); IDB Invest; Multilateral Investment Fund
The summary of the Development Effectiveness Overview (DEO) presents the main takeaways of the DEO, which is the Inter-American Development Bank's annual report about the results and impact of…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); IDB Invest; Fondo Multilateral de Inversiones
El resumen del Panorama para la Efectividad en el Desarrollo (DEO por sus siglas en inglés) presenta los mensajes principales del DEO que es el informe anual del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Harper, Leslie; Orjuela E., Jasbleidy
La contratación pública se ha utilizado como un instrumento para promover objetivos socioeconómicos, ofreciendo una vía óptima para combatir la pobreza y promover el crecimiento económico a nivel…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Maffioli, Alessandro; Mullally, Conner
Management is an important input into agricultural production, as it a determinant of the uptake and proper implementation of productive technologies and practices. While there is a large literature…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Maffioli, Alessandro; Mullally, Conner
La gestión es un factor importante para la producción agrícola, ya que es determinante para la adopción y la implementación adecuada de tecnologías y prácticas productivas. Si bien hay una gran…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This note provides an overview of good practice standards in Social Impact Assessment (SIA). It has been prepared by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), to provide guidance to practitioners…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
Esta nota proporciona una descripción general de los estándares de buenas prácticas en materia de Evaluación de Impacto Social (EIS). Ha sido preparada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
Esta publicação proporciona uma visão geral dos padrões de boas práticas em Avaliações de Impacto Social (AIS). Foi preparada pelo Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID) para oferecer…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This brochure provides an overview of international good practice standards in Social Impact Assessment (SIA). The note also describes SIA requirements of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB),…
May 2018
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
A folheto apresenta uma visão geral das melhores práticas internacionais em Avaliação de Impactos Sociais (AIS) e descreve os requisitos do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID) para…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Gallego, Francisco; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Alfonso, Mariana
Tailoring instruction to each student’s needs can produce significant learning gains. However, few programs have successfully implemented this approach. In this paper, we present the results of a…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Templado, Ivana; Artana, Daniel
Este trabajo tiene el objetivo de evaluar el impacto que tuvo la introducción de la FE en las ventas declaradas en la Argentina. La información para el análisis fue provista por la Administración…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Ramírez, José; Oliva, Nicolás; Andino, Mauro
En el año 2013 el Servicio de Rentas Internas (SRI) de Ecuador lanza oficialmente a la factura electrónica como una estrategia institucional para modernizar la administración tributaria a favor de…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Lopera, María Adelaida; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Yañez, Patricia
The direct benefits of transport projects are well known; paving roads reduces vehicular operating costs, mass transport systems reduce commuting times and road maintenance prolongs their operating…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
This study provides an overview of various Brazilian programs of firm support — including productive finance, business consulting, value chain, export promotion, and innovation support — as well as…