Sep 2022
Author(s): Di Chiara, Lorena;López, David;Weiss, Mariana;Carvajal, Franco;Chueca, J. Enrique;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Este trabajo tiene como principal objetivo discutir la viabilidad económica que tendría la instalación de un banco de baterías con fines de arbitraje intertemporal. Para términos del sistema…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Ardanaz, Martín;Hübscher, Evelyne;Keefer, Philip;Sattler, Thomas
Scholars have long struggled to understand why individual preferences for redistribution often diverge widely from their material self-interest. The puzzle is acute in Latin America, largely…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Busso, Matías;Cristia, Julian P.;Messina, Julián
After determining the pool of studies to be analyzed from the search protocol, we dropped all those papers that appeared twice in the dataset. Then, we focused on the title, abstract and the whole…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists Group
The LAC Debt Group believes that to have sound regional policy it is important to have valid, comparable, and standardized data on Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Therefore, at the core of the…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana;Azuara Herrera, Oliver;Mondragón, Mauricio
LinkedIn has developed different concepts to analyze trends within the green job sector. The alliance between LinkedIn and the Inter-American Development Bank (through the Data Partnership) has made…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Alfonso, Mariana;Azuara Herrera, Oliver;Mondragón, Mauricio
LinkedIn ha desarrollado distintos conceptos para analizar las tendencias de los empleos verdes en su plataforma. La alianza entre LinkedIn y el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (a través del Data…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;López, David;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Walsh, Dylan;Gouvea, Livia;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
This study analyzes how the energy transition might change gender bias in power-generating industries. To this end, this paper employs a sample of 102 renewable energy generation companies from six…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Heresi, Rodrigo;Powell, Andrew
We study the relationship between corporate debt, corporate risk and firm-level investment, using a sample of 25,000 listed companies across 47 countries over the last two decades. We find higher…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Wainer, Laura Sara
The IDB's Institutional Strategy prioritizes social inclusion, productivity, and regional economic integration by addressing cross-cutting issues of gender equity and diversity, climate change,…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Wainer, Laura Sara
La Estrategia institucional del BID prioriza la inclusión social, la productividad y la integración económica regional abordando temas transversales de equidad de género y diversidad, cambio…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Hernaiz, Daniel;Medina, Juan Pablo;Miller, Sebastián J.
Durante las últimas décadas Chile ha sido resaltado como ejemplo a seguir en el manejo y solvencia de su política fiscal. Ese comportamiento había permitido reducir la deuda pública y mantener una…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Talamas Marcos, Miguel Ángel
Hundreds of millions of microenterprises in emerging economies face increased competition from the entry and expansion of large firms that offer similar products. This paper studies how one of the…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Pizarro, Rodrigo;Delgado, Raúl;Eguino, Huáscar;Pimenta, Carlos
Para alinear el gasto público con las estrategias nacionales de cambio climático y con los compromisos de mitigación asumidos en referencia a las contribuciones determinadas a nivel nacional (NDC,…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth;López Benítez, Benigno;Bonilla, Juan Pablo;Regalia, Ferdinando;Bilal, Usama;Ibáñez, Ana María;Schady, Norbert;Pinillos, Juliana;Hoffmann, Bridget;Medina, María Paula;Blackman, Allen;Savedoff, William D.;Slesinski, Claire;Cortínez-O’Ryan, Andrea;Indvik, Katherine;Mazariego, Mónica;Morais, Lídia Maria de Oliveira;Vidaña-Pérez, Dèsirée;Rubinstein, Adolfo;Cejas, Cintia ;Corburn, Jason;Pérez-Jaramillo, Jorge;Martinez-Herrera, Eliana
This publication reports on some of the health challenges facing cities. It aims to serve as a guide for public managers and decision makers optimize the great potential of cities to improve the well…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Vlaicu, Razvan;Keefer, Philip
Theory suggests that employee trust is key to productivity in organizations, but empirical evidence documenting links between trust and constraints on performance is scarce. This paper analyzes self-…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Busso, Matías;Montaño, Sebastián;Muñoz-Morales, Juan S.
We study how signaling skills specic to the major aects labor market outcomes of college graduates. We rely on census-like data and a regression discontinuity design to study the impacts of a well-…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Urquidi, Manuel;Chalup, Miguel;Durand, Guillaume
In Paraguay, the earning gap between men and women is widest in the informal sector, especially among groups with less education and from rural areas. But there is a heterogeneous income gap that…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Urquidi, Manuel;Chalup, Miguel;Durand, Guillaume
En Paraguay se puede apreciar que la brecha de ingresos laborales entre hombres y mujeres está concentrada principalmente en el sector informal, específicamente en grupos con menores niveles…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Garcimartín, Carlos;Astudillo, Jhonatan A.;Rodríguez, Rubilú
El primer objetivo de este trabajo ha sido actualizar para 2021 la estimación que hicimos del impacto de la crisis del COVID en la pobreza y desigualdad que existe en Panamá. Los resultados muestran…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica;Herrera, Alejandro;Nakasone, Eduardo
This paper analyzes the relationship between the presence of LGBTQI students in the class-room and the prevalence of violence in the school setting. We rely on a representative sample of secondary…