Mar 2021
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Valle Luna, Joanna
El crecimiento inclusivo requiere altos niveles de confianza, tanto entre las personas, así como en las instituciones; y la confianza se construye mediante diversos factores, entre los cuales se…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Jaramillo, Pablo; Streubel, Laura
Con el apoyo de Gobiernos e instituciones de investigación de América Latina y el Caribe, desde el BID desarrollamos en 2020 la Red de Análisis y Buenas Prácticas en Asociaciones Público-Privadas (…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Obaya, Martín; Stein, Ernesto H.
Este trabajo analiza la experiencia de Argentina con las Mesas Sectoriales, un instrumento de diálogo público-privado desplegado en el periodo 2016-2019 bajo la responsabilidad del Ministerio de la…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ubfal, Diego; Arráiz, Irani; Beuermann, Diether; Frese, Michael; Maffioli, Alessandro; Verch, Daniel
There has been growing interest in approaches to business training that incorporate insights from psychology to develop soft skills associated with successful entrepreneurship. The empirical evidence…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Martínez Villarreal, Déborah; Parilli, Cristina; Rojas Méndez, Ana María; Scartascini, Carlos; Simpser, Alberto
Diagnostic and contact tracing apps are an important weapon against contagion during a pandemic. We study how the content of the messages used to promote the apps influences adoption by conducting a…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Stubrin, Lilia; Stein, Ernesto H.
La desburocratización y la simplificación de trámites son una materia pendiente en América Latina donde el Estado tiende a vincularse con las empresas, y los ciudadanos en general, a través de…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Carretero Gómez, Stephanie
Digital skills are becoming more relevant than ever, because of the digital revolution that we are experiencing in the labor market, but also due to the accelerated needs for them that COVID-19…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; González, Stephanie; Silva Porto, María Teresa
Evasion of labor market regulations in middle income countries is systemic. This is generally known as informality. In Latin America, where less than 50% of workers are registered with social…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Roseth, Benjamin; Reyes, Angela; Yee Amézaga, Karla
La pandemia del COVID-19 incrementó repentinamente la dependencia de las herramientas digitales, tanto para la prestación y acceso a servicios públicos, como para el trabajo remoto de los…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Marcos Morezuelas, Paloma
As users of forest products and guardians of traditional knowledge, women have always been involved in forestry. Nevertheless, their access to forest resources and benefits and participation in…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Marcos Morezuelas, Paloma
Las mujeres siempre han formado parte de la actividad forestal como usuarias de productos forestales y guardianas de conocimientos tradicionales. Sin embargo, el acceso a los recursos y beneficios…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Rodríguez Caballero, Carlos Vladimir; López, Arnoldo
Women's participation in the labor market in Central America is low for the international standard. Increase such participation is on the agenda of many policymakers who want to improve women…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Office of Evaluation and Oversight
Provides an overview of the work undertaken by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) throughout 2020. It summarizes the evaluations completed, highlights lessons learned, describes evaluation…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión
Ofrece un panorama general del trabajo realizado por la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) durante el 2020. Resume las evaluaciones completadas, destaca lecciones aprendidas, y describe…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão
Oferece um panorama geral do trabalho realizado pelo Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE) durante o ano de 2020. Resume as avaliações realizadas, destaca lições aprendidas e descreve…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Bureau de l’Évaluation et de la Supervision
Le rapport donne un aperçu du travail effectué par le Bureau de l'évaluation et de la supervision (OVE) au cours de l'année 2020. Il synthétise les évaluations réalisées, met en relief les…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno; Oña Pólit, Renato; Moreno, Adrián
Este documento se basa en los estudios de transferencia de tecnologías de cambio climático (TCC) (también denominadas tecnologías ambientalmente racionales, TAR o bien EST por sus siglas en inglés)…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Ruchansky, Beno; Oña Pólit, Renato; Moreno, Adrián
This publication is based on the studies on the transfer of climate change technologies (CCT) (also called environmentally sound technologies, EST, or TAR, for its Spanish acronym) related to energy…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Bertoni, Eleonora; Elacqua, Gregory; Méndez, Carolina; Santos, Humberto
In this article, we explore whether the evaluation instruments used to recruit teachers in the national teacher hiring process in Peru are good predictors of teacher effectiveness. To this end, we…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Powell, Andrew
The year 2020 will be remembered as one of the most challenging in modern history. Latin America and the Caribbean lost 7.4% of GDP, the largest drop on record in a single year. The region is…