Apr 2022
Author(s): Datshkovsky, Darcia;Libra, Jesse Madden;Gómez Vidal, Analía
Contar con información consistente, confiable y comparable para cada indicador de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS) es esencial para dirigir los esfuerzos e inversiones necesarias para…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Bolzico, Javier;Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol
América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) fue una de las regiones más castigadas por la pandemia de COVID-19. A fin de mitigar los efectos de la pandemia, los gobiernos han utilizado principalmente dos…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Bolzico, Javier;Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol
Esta publicación presenta el análisis y conclusiones de un estudio sobre esquemas de garantía pública en tiempos de COVID-19 en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). Para mitigar los efectos económicos…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Kim, Jae-Jin;Kim, Hyoeun;Kim, Sewon;Reyes-Tagle, Gerardo
This publication reviews the history of digitalization of tax administration in Korea dating back to the 1990s and shares the countrys experience and know-how in building an efficient e-taxation…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Martínez-Vázquez, Jorge;Muñoz Miranda, Andrés;Angarita, Matilde
Las transferencias de capital, es decir, los recursos transferidos con el propósito de ayudar a financiar inversiones de capital de los gobiernos subnacionales, siguen siendo un instrumento necesario…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle;Núñez, Anamaría;Basani, Marcello;Gamba, Jacopo;Calderón, Claudia;Núñez, Patricia
Public digital conversations offer valuable insight into how the public, governments, and utilities discuss and perceive important topics such as integrity and transparency in the water and…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Ortiz, Raphaëlle;Núñez, Anamaría;Basani, Marcello;Gamba, Jacopo;Calderón, Claudia;Núñez, Patricia
Las conversaciones digitales públicas ayudan a entender la manera en que el público, los gobiernos y las empresas proveedoras de servicios mencionan y perciben tópicos importantes como la integridad…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Ibáñez, Ana María;Moya, Andrés;Ortega, María Adelaida;Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol;Rozo, Sandra;Urbina, María J.
En América Latina y el Caribe hay millones de personas migrantes en situación irregular que no cuentan con acceso a mercados laborales formales ni a ciertos servicios del Estado. En este documento…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Rao, Krishna D.;Vecino Ortiz, Andres Ignacio;Roberton, Tim;Lopez Hernandez, Angélica;Noonan, Caitlin
Latin American and Caribbean countries will face significant increases in future health expenditures. A variety of factors are responsible - population growth and aging, the epidemiological…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Galindo, Arturo;Nuguer, Victoria;Powell, Andrew
Economic growth in Latin America and the Caribbean was stronger than expected in 2021 but waned at the start of 2022. High commodity prices due to the war between Russia and Ukraine will provide a…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Galindo, Arturo;Nuguer, Victoria;Powell, Andrew
El crecimiento económico en América Latina y el Caribe en 2021 fue más robusto de lo esperado, pero disminuyó a principios de 2022. Los altos precios de las materias primas registradas por…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
In 2021, the region continued navigating the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic while also laying the groundwork for recovery. In both of these areas, partnerships were absolutely essential and have…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Holmström, Tove
This note explains what is meant by the term reprisals and explores who victims and perpetrators may be in the context of development finance projects. It also outlines key IDB requirements relating…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Zanoni, Wladimir;Acevedo, Paloma;Hernández, Hugo
We conducted a paired correspondence experiment in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to measure the extent of labor market discrimination in hiring against slum dwellers. We sent 4,290 online pairs of…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Granada, Isabel;Saraceno, Pier;Camilo, Anna
Services in the transport sector in Latin America & the Caribbean are provided mainly by private enterprises of different sizes. However, as technical transport specialists, our knowledge and…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Aránguiz Villagrán, Matías
Automated decision support systems (ADS) are machine-based systems that can make predictions, recommendations, or decisions influencing real or virtual environments for a given set of human-defined…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Aránguiz Villagrán, Matías
Un sistema automatizado de toma o soporte de decisiones (ADS por las siglas en inglés de Automated Decision Support) es un sistema computacional que puede, para un determinado conjunto de objetivos…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Bagolle, Alexandre;Casco, Mario;Nelson, Jennifer;Orefice, Pablo; Raygada, Georgina;Tejerina, Luis
The COVID-19 pandemic demonstrated the centrality of population health for economies and social well-being, while also highlighting serious long-standing structural problems in health systems. In…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Bagolle, Alexandre;Casco, Mario;Nelson, Jennifer;Orefice, Pablo;Raygada, Georgina;Tejerina, Luis
La pandemia de COVID-19 demostró la centralidad de la salud de la población para las economías y el bienestar social, a la vez que evidenció serios problemas estructurales de larga data en los…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel;Albertos, Carmen;Grigera, Ana;Hobbs, Cynthia;Álvarez Marinelli, Horacio
The aim of this article is to provide rigorous at scale experimental evidence on the effectiveness of an ethnomathematics education program. This article describes and evaluates the impact of JADENKA…