Apr 2015
Author(s): Lafuente, Mariano
Results of the Civil Service Development Index (CSDI), obtained from diagnostics of the institutional quality of civil service systems in 16 Latin American countries. The IDB supported the design of…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El Anuario Estadístico de Logística de Carga del BID es el primer esfuerzo regional de recolección y estandarización de datos del sector en los 26 países miembros prestatarios del Banco. Las fuentes…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
TEST The IDB's Freight Logistics Statistics Yearbook is the first regional effort to collect and standardize data from the sector in 26 borrowing member countries of the Bank. Data is compiled…
Apr 2015
Author(s): D'Erasmo, Pablo N.
This file contains the distribution of firm size at the industry level for formal firms in Brazil.
Apr 2015
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Franco, Maria
The Database of Political Institutions presents institutional and electoral results data such as measures of checks and balances, tenure and stability of the government, identification of party…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Seddon Wallack, Jessica
This paper presents a new dataset on electoral systems and outlines its potential uses in further research exploring the connections between electoral systems and economic outcomes. The dataset…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Filc, Gabriel; Scartascini, Carlos
Medium Term Fiscal Frameworks (MTFs) have become one of the most popular reforms to the budgetary process in Latin America during the last decade, and introducing MTFs seemed to be the magic solution…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Candelo, Natalia
Database from the Research Department on Social Exclusion and Experiments in Six Cities of Latin America
Apr 2015
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos
This dataset compiles publicly available data that proxies for the quality of the public policies that affect productivity at the national level, along with proxies for the articulation and…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Chong, Alberto E.
Macro bilateral trade data. This dataset was created to support Trade Intensity and Business Cycle Synchronization.
Apr 2015
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Most countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have been growing slowly for a long time and see themselves still poor relative to the rest of the world, both advanced countries and peer…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Development in the Americas (DIA) is the flagship publication of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Each year, the IDB presents an in-depth research report on one of the major economic and…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Jaimovich, Dany; Panizza, Ugo
Commonly used datasets on the level of public debt provide incomplete country and period coverage. This paper presents a new dataset that includes complete series of central government debt for 89…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos
This document presents the codebook for a novel database of tax reforms for Latin America between 1990 and 2004 using the Worldwide Tax Summaries of PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The constraint we…
Mar 2015
Author(s): D'Erasmo, Pablo N.
This file contains aggregate indicators of the situation of non-agricultural formal and informal small businesses. The survey gives especial attention to small businesses in the informal sector. The…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Huberts, Alyssa; Velasques de Paula Machado, Fabiana
The Brazilian Electoral Panel Study (BEPS) was designed primarily to capture campaign dynamics at the national level during the 2010 Brazilian presidential election. It aimed at generating data that…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Porrúa, Miguel; García de Alba Díaz, Ana Catalina
This database comprises the data collected to inform the 2016 Cybersecurity Report entitled Cybersecurity Are we ready in Latin America and the Caribbean?, result of the collaboration between the…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El objetivo principal del IDBA es medir el tamaño de la brecha digital en América Latina y el Caribe mediante la medición del estado de desarrollo de la banda ancha en los 26 países miembros del…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Energy Database is a time-series interactive quantitative and qualitative information system on how countries produce and use energy by fuel source and sector and a description of the energy…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La Base de datos de Energía es un sistema cronológico, cuantitativo y cualitativo, que explica cómo los países producen y usan la energía en función de la fuente de combustible y del sector y que…