May 2024
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro;Robles, Edgar A.;Tapia Troncoso, Waldo
In the wake of the global turmoil unleashed by COVID-19, Latin America and the Caribbean faces a glaring gap in understanding the impact of the pandemic on pension systems. Through a collaboration…
May 2024
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro;Robles, Edgar A.;Tapia Troncoso, Waldo
Tras las turbulencias globales desatadas por el COVID-19, América Latina y el Caribe se enfrenta a un vacío flagrante a la hora de comprender el impacto de la pandemia en los sistemas de pensiones. A…
May 2024
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro;Robles, Edgar A.;Tapia Troncoso, Waldo
Após a turbulência global desencadeada pela Covid-19, a América Latina e o Caribe enfrentam uma lacuna gritante na compreensão do impacto da pandemia nos sistemas previdenciários. Por meio de uma…
May 2024
Author(s): Izquierdo, Alejandro;Robles, Edgar A.;Tapia Troncoso, Waldo
In the wake of the global turmoil unleashed by COVID-19, Latin America and the Caribbean faces a glaring gap in understanding the impact of the pandemic on pension systems. Through a collaboration…
May 2024
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian;Sztajerowska, Monika;Santi, Mariana Belén
Modern theoretical and empirical analyses in international trade typically focus on firms as the sole trading actors. This is consistent with the fact that firms have traditionally accounted for the…
May 2024
Author(s): Ramos Pastrana, Julio Alberto;Fajnzylber Reyes, Eduardo;Bauhoff, Sebastian
We examine the impact of public hospitals openings in Mexico on maternal and infant mortality. Using administrative data from the period 2001 to 2019 and taking advantage of the variation in the…
May 2024
Author(s): Urquidi, Manuel;Chumacero, Mauricio;Sardán, Solange;Serrate, Liliana;Guzmán Navarro, Laura;Jiménez Calderón, Mateo Ignacio
La diversidad y la inclusión en el lugar de trabajo son temas cada vez más relevantes en el mercado laboral. Sin embargo, existen pocos datos sobre diversidad en las empresas, especialmente en países…
May 2024
Author(s): Muñoz, Ercio;Sansone, Dario;Ysique Neciosup, Mayte
Economic research on sexual minority individuals in developing countries has been constrained by the scarcity of nationally representative surveys asking about sexual orientation. This paper merges…
May 2024
Author(s): Ajzenman, Nicolás;Ardanaz, Martín;Cruces, Guillermo;Feierherd, Germán;Lunghi, Ignacio
Recent literature highlights a paradox in corruption prevention messaging: instead of reducing tolerance for corruption, such campaigns can inadvertently intensify it by priming the existence of…
May 2024
Author(s): Muñoz, Ercio;Saavedra, Melanie;Sansone, Dario
This paper studies socio-economic disparities in Mexico based on sexual orientation and gender identity using data from a nationally representative survey collected in 2021. It finds pronounced…
May 2024
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel;Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
En América Latina y el Caribe, a pesar de notables avances y reformas, los mercados eléctricos todavía enfrentan severas ineficiencias. Uno de los signos más alarmantes y persistentes son los altos…
May 2024
Author(s): Saboin, José Luis;Hirs, Jorge;Andrian, Leandro Gaston;Chávez, Augusto
The abundance of natural resources can adversely affect the macroeconomic stability of countries. Developing economic institutions that support the proper management of extractive industry resources…
May 2024
Author(s): Castilleja Vargas, Liliana;Serrudo, Luis Fernando
Este documento analiza cómo la inclusión financiera, entendida como el acceso y/o uso a medios de pago tradicionales y electrónicos, e instrumentos de ahorro por parte de los agentes económicos en…
May 2024
Author(s): Vlaicu, Razvan
In well-functioning democracies, the policymaking process should in principle respond to persistent economic inequality with corrective policies. This process is set in motion through majority…
May 2024
Author(s): Muñoz, Ercio;Sansone, Dario
Using microdata from the censuses of eight countries in Latin America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay), this paper describes matching patterns by age,…
May 2024
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
In 2023, the IDB continued working with a wide range of partners to address the region's vulnerabilities and unlock its potential for fostering transformative social and economic progress while…
May 2024
Author(s): López-Ruiz, Samara;Cunial, Santiago;Libra, Jesse Madden;Naspolini, Giovanna;Pérez Urdiales, María
A pesar de que las tarifas y subsidios de los servicios de agua y saneamiento juegan un papel fundamental en el cumplimiento de la meta 6.1 de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible, la información…
May 2024
Author(s): Otazú, María Delina;Urquidi, Manuel
El presente documento aborda algunas percepciones de la población LGTBQ en Bolivia, con especial atención en lesbianas, hombres gay, hombres y mujeres transexual, en relación con los obstáculos y las…
May 2024
Author(s): Eguino, Huáscar;Delgado, Raúl;Torres Pelaez, Daniela;Loo-Kung, Rudy;Rodríguez Ochoa, Asier;Galeano, Juan José;Samaniego, Adriana
La integración de la acción climática en la gestión financiera pública es una tarea compleja que debe ser abordada de forma ordenada y manteniendo una perspectiva de mediano plazo. Esta publicación…
May 2024
Author(s): Llempén, Zoila;Guardia, Andrea;Torres Pelaez, Daniela;Delgado, Raúl;Eguino, Huáscar;Loo-Kung, Rudy;Galeano, Juan José;Samaniego, Adriana
El cambio climático plantea desafíos económicos, sociales y ambientales en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC), afectando a millones de personas. A pesar de su importancia, la capacidad institucional y…