May 2021
Author(s): Alberti, Juan
A probabilistic approach is sometimes suggested to assess construction risks in megaprojects. This approach deals with the estimation of the likelihood and impact of risk factors, based on historical…
May 2021
Author(s): Salazar, Juan Carlos
As part of the Poznan Strategic Programme on Technology Transfer, which the Global Environmental Facility funded a regional project, implemented by the IDB. One of the components of this project was…
May 2021
Author(s): Berlinski, Samuel; Busso, Matías; Dinkelman, Taryn; Martínez, Claudia
We conducted an experiment in low-income schools in Chile to test the effects and behavioral changes triggered by a program that sends attendance, grade, and classroom behavior information to parents…
May 2021
Author(s): Martínez Villarreal, Déborah; Parilli, Cristina; Scartascini, Carlos; Simpser, Alberto
Social norms used in communications can help/hurt compliance with public health guidelines. In Mexico, a survey experiment was conducted to explore the knowledge-behavior gap in social distancing…
May 2021
Author(s): Martínez Villarreal, Déborah; Parilli, Cristina; Scartascini, Carlos; Simpser, Alberto
El tipo de normas sociales utilizadas en las comunicaciones pueden contribuir/perjudicar el cumplimiento de las directrices de salud pública. En México, se llevó a cabo una encuesta para explorar la…
May 2021
Author(s): Tennant, David
The datasets come from two surveys of Jamaican businesses conducted between May and June 2020. Two sets of self-administered surveys were conducted using Survey Monkey. A very small sample of…
May 2021
Author(s): Busso, Matías; Frisancho, Verónica
This study examines the gendered effects of early and sustained exposure to high-performing peers on female educational trajectories. Exploiting random allocation to classrooms within middle schools…
May 2021
Author(s): Vadillo Quesada, Clara; Peón, Gonzalo; González Madrazo, Eloy; Medina Cardona, Sonia N.; Rello Rincón, Emilio; Vidal Masip, Félix
La presente guía está dirigida a autoridades públicas, especialistas del sector privado y la sociedad civil, y otras partes interesadas en fomentar una micromovilidad segura, sostenible y equitativa…
May 2021
Author(s): Aristizábal Hernández, Gustavo; Puerta, Catalina; Cárdenas, Mauricio; Penagos, Melissa; Sucre, Carlos G.
Esta publicación es un análisis del Programa de Encadenamiento Productivo (PEP) de Buriticá, un proyecto de desarrollo socioeconómico de la zona de influencia del proyecto minero de Buriticá en el…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Vargas, Fanny; Anglade, Boaz
A pesar de que la fertilidad total ha disminuido en toda América Latina, la fertilidad adolescente continúa siendo de las más elevadas del mundo. Este documento examina las tendencias del embarazo…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Laloum, Mélanie; Ruiz-Arranz, Marta
Con altas tasas de emigración, los hogares de la región de Centroamérica, República Dominicana, México y Haití, en particular los más vulnerables, son muy dependientes del envío de remesas familiares…
Apr 2021
Author(s): BID Lab; Universidad de Piura; Fundación Telefónica; Cámara de Comercio, Turismo e Industria de Ica
En el año 2017, la Fundación Telefónica Movistar y el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), mediante su laboratorio de innovación BID Lab, empezaron un proyecto denominado Integración del impacto…
Apr 2021
Author(s): López Bóo, Florencia; Ferro Venegas, María de la Paz; Carneiro, Pedro
Un desafío clave de la política pública es cómo llevar a escala programas de primera infancia efectivos. Si la entrega de estos programas pudiera hacerse a través de la infraestructura de servicios…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Busso, Matías; González, María P.; Scartascini, Carlos
Telemedicine can expand access to health care at relatively low cost. Historically, however, demand for telemedicine has remained low. Using administrative records and a difference-in-differences…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Madrigal Barquero, Diana; Pérez Monforte, Sergio
The Shit Flow Diagram (SFD) graphic is an advocacy tool that aims to assist technical and non-technical stakeholders to implement plans and programs related to urban sanitation. The SFD methodology…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Biscan, Benjamin; Pérez Monforte, Sergio; Schöbitz, Lars; Kilbride, Anthony
The Shit Flow Diagram (SFD) graphic is an advocacy tool that aims to assist technical and non-technical stakeholders to implement plans and programs related to urban sanitation. The SFD methodology…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Martínez Villarreal, Déborah; Parilli, Cristina; Rojas Méndez, Ana María; Scartascini, Carlos; Simpser, Alberto
Willingness to download health applications could be increased by addressing data privacy concerns indirectly. In Mexico, a survey experiment explored different priming prompts and their effect on…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Martínez Villarreal, Déborah; Parilli, Cristina; Rojas Méndez, Ana María; Scartascini, Carlos; Simpser, Alberto
La disposición para descargar las aplicaciones de salud podría aumentar si las preocupaciones sobre la privacidad de los datos se abordan indirectamente. En México, una encuesta exploró diferentes…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Oliveri, María Laura
Ecuador case study summary website "Panorama of Aging and Long-term Care".
Apr 2021
Author(s): Oliveri, María Laura
Resumen del caso de estudio de Ecuador del sitio web "Panorama de envejecimiento y atención a la dependencia".