Dec 2018
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Oviedo, Daniel; Innao, Marco; Pedraza, Lauramaría
Investments in public transit infrastructure in Latin America and the Caribbean often aim to reduce spatial and social inequalities by improving accessibility to jobs and other opportunities. The…
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…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Yáñez-Pagans, Patricia; Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Scholl, Lynn; Vázquez, Antonia
This paper discusses the transportation challenges that urban areas in Latin America and the Caribbean face and reviews the causal evidence on the impact brought by different urban transport system…
Apr 2017
Author(s): United Nations (UN); World Bank (WB); New Development Bank; Islamic Development Bank (IDB); Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank; Asian Development Bank (ADB); African Development Bank (AfDB); Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); European Investment Bank (EIB); European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD); International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Closing the world's infrastructure gap would take $1 to $1.5 trillion annually. The Global Infrastructure Forum aims to discuss opportunities to harness public and private resources to close…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Nevo, Miroslava; Granada, Isabel; Ortiz, Paola
Este documento cuenta la historia de cómo la ciudad de San Salvador ha venido realizando estudios y buscando soluciones para mejorar su red de transporte masivo, llamado Sistema de Transporte de…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Schreiner, Clara
This case study is one of ten international studies developed by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), in association with the Korean Research Institute for Human Settlements (KRIHS), for the…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Schreiner, Clara
Este estudo de caso de Cidades Inteligentes faz parte de um conjunto de dez estudos de casos internacionais desenvolvidos pelo Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID) em colaboração com o…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Bouillon, César P.; Oviedo, Daniel; Corsetto, Lisa; Jansson, Maya
This evaluation expands a previous evaluation of the Office of Evaluation and Oversight of the BRT project results with respect to their objectives of improving mobility and access for the poor. It…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Bouillon, César P.; Oviedo, Daniel; Corsetto, Lisa; Jansson, Maya
Este análisis amplía una evaluación anterior de la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión de los resultados de los proyectos de BRT con respecto a sus objetivos de mejorar la movilidad y el acceso para…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Gray, Cheryl; Bouillon, César P.; Oviedo, Daniel; Corsetto, Lisa
Bus rapid transit (BRT) systems have become an increasingly popular approach to addressing mobility and environmental problems in urban areas in Latin America and around the world. Building on OVE…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Gray, Cheryl; Bouillon, César P.; Oviedo, Daniel; Corsetto, Lisa
Los sistemas de tránsito rápido de autobuses (BRT) se están utilizando cada vez más como un enfoque para abordar los temas relativos a la movilidad y el medio ambiente en las zonas urbanas de América…