May 2021
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo; Sasso, Simone; Hidalgo, Diana; Ballantyne, Kimberley
CO.NECTA es una guía para equipos de emprendedores creativos de América Latina y el Caribe desarrollada por el BID y NESTA. Su objetivo es apoyar a los equipos creativos para desarrollar nuevas…
May 2021
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo; Sasso, Simone; Hidalgo, Diana; Ballantyne, Kimberley
CO.NECTA is a guide for teams of creative entrepreneurs in Latin America and the Caribbean developed by the IDB and NESTA. It aims to support creative teams to develop new ways of working, expand and…
May 2021
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo; Sasso, Simone; Hidalgo, Diana; Ballantyne, Kimberley
CO.NECTA es una guía para equipos de emprendedores creativos de América Latina y el Caribe desarrollada por el BID y NESTA. Su objetivo es apoyar a los equipos creativos para desarrollar nuevas…
May 2021
Author(s): Coli, Pedro; Pflueger, Caroline; Campbell, Tyler
Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) are organizations that provide small loans to borrowers who typically lack collateral, steady employment, or a verifiable credit history and therefore do not have…
May 2021
Author(s): Linares, Ana María; Clevy, Eliane; Fraga, Federico; Infanzón, Michelle; Vargas, Lucero; Villarraga, María Camila; De Catheu, Juana; Presciuttini, Gabriel; Putic, Melanie; Barcellos, Andreia
This document defines the approach of the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) to evaluate the Grant Facility (GRF) for Haiti. It outlines the evaluation's objectives, scope, evaluation…
May 2021
Author(s): Herrera, Diego; Vadillo, Sonia
¿Cómo deberían adoptarse las herramientas regulatorias y de supervisión para facilitar la internacionalización de las plataformas Fintech? La búsqueda de escala, nuevos socios y bases más estables de…
May 2021
Author(s): Bermudez, Tomas; Deza, María Cecilia; Beverinotti, Javier; Moreno, Kenji
Perú es un referente de éxito económico en la región. El país capitalizó las reformas implementadas en diferentes frentes durante los noventa para sentar las bases del crecimiento y la movilidad…
May 2021
Author(s): De Albuquerque, Claudiano; Lucena, Amalia; Pérez Rincón, Belinda; Mejía-Ricart, Rodrigo; Davico, Gisela
Las Cuentas Unicas del Tesoro (CUT) han sido ampliamente adoptadas por los gobiernos centrales de América Latina y el Caribe. La CUT se define como una estructura unificada dentro de las cuentas…
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): Gómez García, Olga; Mooney, Henry; Rosenblatt, David; Zegarra, Maria Alejandra; Frazier, Gralyn; McCaskie, Ariel; Gauto, Victor; Bollers, Elton; Christie, Jason; Khadan, Jeetendra; Abdul-Haqq, Nazera
Countries around the world have endured over a year of extreme uncertainty in the context of the COVID-19 crisis, and economies in the Caribbean have suffered more than most. But with the increasing…
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): Puig Gabarró, Pau; García Zaballos, Antonio; Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique; Sepúlveda, Ana; Wong, Alex; Yoo, Christopher
Achieving universal and affordable digital connectivity is an essential goal for all countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Although significant progress has been made to advance the…
May 2021
Author(s): Gallego, Jorge; Hoffmann, Bridget; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Medina, María Paula; Pecha, Camilo; Romero, Olga; Stampini, Marco; Vargas, David; Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
La crisis desencadenada por el brote del COVID-19 trajo consigo un desafío fundamental para las redes de protección social: entregar beneficios rápidamente a aquellos hogares que más lo necesitan. En…
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): Pérez Roas, José A.
En este documento se presenta una propuesta metodologíca para priorizar y dimensionar las inversiones en medidas de adaptación al cambio climático en los sectores: gestión de agua potable,…
May 2021
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether; Bottan, Nicolas L.; Hoffmann, Bridget; Khadan, Jeetendra; Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
This dataset constitutes a panel follow-up to the 2016/2017 Suriname Survey of Living Conditions. It measures welfare related variables before and after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic including…
May 2021
Author(s): Porrúa, Miguel; Lafuente, Mariano; Roseth, Benjamin; Ripani, Laura; Mosqueira, Edgardo; Reyes, Angela; Fuenzalida, Javier; Suárez, Francisco; Salas, Rodrigo
Todas las aspiraciones asociadas a la transformación digital que tienen los gobiernos alrededor del mundo --mejores servicios, mayor transparencia, más eficiencia administrativa-- dependen de los…
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…