Dec 2020
Author(s): López, Arnoldo;Ruiz-Arranz, Marta;Eggers Prieto, Carlos;Barrios, Juan José;Laloum, Mélanie;Prat, Jordi;Leslie, Janelle;Martin, Lucia;Gutiérrez Juárez, Priscilla;Monge, Javier Mauricio;Escobar, Julia;Teixeira, Gisele;Linares, Jennifer;Anglade, Boaz;Zelaya, Rosmery;Jiménez, Samuel;Díaz, Ana Karen;Filippo, Agustín;Martínez, André;Ugarte, Fadel;Astudillo, Jhonatan A.;Garcimartín, Carlos;Vargas, Fanny;Zentner, Joaquín
The world economy will experience a major downturn in 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak, one that will undoubtedly affect the region. We estimate that, as a result, poverty and inequality will…
Dec 2020
Author(s): López, Arnoldo;Ruiz-Arranz, Marta;Eggers Prieto, Carlos;Barrios, Juan José;Laloum, Mélanie;Prat, Jordi;Leslie, Janelle;Martin, Lucia;Gutiérrez Juárez, Priscilla;Monge, Javier Mauricio;Escobar, Julia;Teixeira, Gisele;Linares, Jennifer;Anglade, Boaz;Zelaya, Rosmery;Jiménez, Samuel;Díaz, Ana Karen;Filippo, Agustín;Martínez, André;Ugarte, Fadel;Astudillo, Jhonatan A.;Garcimartín, Carlos;Vargas, Fanny;Zentner, Joaquín
La economía mundial tendrá una importante contracción económica en 2020 como resultado de la epidemia del Covid-19, a lo cual no será ajena la región. Como resultado, estimamos un aumento en la…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Rennie, Gavin;Hartnett, Brad K.;Reyes, Victoria;Siegert, Dafna;Sandoval, Daniel;Banda, Maria
The objective of this project is to understand and analyze the innovation gap in the LAC regions power & utilities industry, using countries in Europe, Asia, and other regions as a benchmark. The…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Rennie, Gavin;Hartnett, Brad K.;Reyes, Victoria;Siegert, Dafna;Sandoval, Daniel;Banda, Maria
El objetivo principal de este proyecto es comprender y analizar la brecha de innovación en la industria energética de la región de ALC, utilizando los países de Europa, Asia y otras regiones como…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Pokhriyal, Neeti;Zambrano, Omar;Linares, Jennifer;Hernández, Hugo
Reporting poverty and other social indicators on a regular basis is a challenge in several developing countries due to the high costs associated with collecting household survey data. The present…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Pokhriyal, Neeti;Zambrano, Omar;Linares, Jennifer;Hernández, Hugo
Mesurer régulièrement la pauvreté et d'autres indicateurs sociaux est un défi dans plusieurs pays en développement en raison des coûts élevés associés à la collecte des données d'enqutes…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Marzolf, Natacha C.;Pakhtigian, Emily L.;Burton, Eric;Jeuland, Marc;Pattanayak, Subhrendu K.;Phillips, Jonathan;Singer, Christine Eibs;Taylor, Hadley;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle;Cuervo, Javier;Jacome, Carlos
Global patterns in electricity access show uneven progress towards universal electrification (SDG 7). Nearly 90 percent of households lacking basic electricity access are rural. Although reaching…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Adler, Verónica;Vera, Felipe;Wainer, Laura Sara;Roquero, Pablo;Poskus, Mariana A.;Valenzuela, Luis;Letelier, Marcela;Olivares, Pablo;Treimun, John;Gamboa, Alexis;Canales, Karina;Guajardo, Javier;Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth;Davis, Diane E.;Donovan, Michael G.;Claramunt Torche, Pauline
Over the course of the 20th century the worlds population grew more than during any other period in history, increasing from around 1.5 billion people in 1900 to nearly seven billion people today.…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Adler, Verónica;Vera, Felipe;Wainer, Laura Sara;Roquero, Pablo;Poskus, Mariana A.;Valenzuela, Luis;Letelier, Marcela;Olivares, Pablo;Treimun, John;Gamboa, Alexis;Canales, Karina;Guajardo, Javier;Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth;Davis, Diane E.;Donovan, Michael G.;Claramunt Torche, Pauline
Durante el siglo XX la población mundial se incrementó más que en ningún otro periodo de la historia: desde alrededor de 1.500 millones de personas en el 1900 hasta cerca de 7 mil millones hoy en día…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Global Infrastructure Forum (GIForum) is the flagship event on collaborative financing for infrastructure development in support of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. This…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne;Robles, Marcos
Social Pulse describes the trends in a comprehensive set of key social indicators and highlight findings that warrant attention by policymakers. The report includes information from 22 countries of…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne;Robles, Marcos
Pulso social describe las tendencias de un conjunto amplio de indicadores sociales clave e identifica los cambios de estos indicadores que merecen la atención de los responsables de las políticas. El…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne;Robles, Marcos
Pulso Social descreve as tendências em um conjunto abrangente de indicadores sociais e destaca as principais conclusões que merecem atenção por policymakers. O relatório inclui informações de 22…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Taylor, Michael;Douglas, Christina;Campbell, Jayaka D.;Jones, Jhordanne;Brown, Alrick;Stephenson, Tannecia S.
In this document we present historical and future climate profiles for Haiti both from available literature and from available station, gridded and modelled data. The document is sequenced according…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Taylor, Michael;Douglas, Christina;Campbell, Jayaka D.;Jones, Jhordanne;Brown, Alrick;Stephenson, Tannecia S.
Dans ce document, nous présentons des profils climatiques historiques et futurs pour Haïti à la fois sur la base de la littérature et des données des stations, des grilles et des modèles disponibles…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Ramos Martínez, Alejandro
These profiles complement the analysis presented in the Trade and Integration Monitor 2014: Facing Headwinds: Policies to Support a Trade Recovery in the Post-Crisis Era. The country profiles present…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Ramos Martínez, Alejandro
Los siguientes perfiles complementan el análisis presentado en el Monitor de Comercio e Integración 2014: Vientos adversos: Políticas para relanzar el comercio en la post-crisis. Los perfiles de país…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Tristao, Ignez;Cali, Jonathan
The Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region has experienced dramatic gains in health and life expectancy in the past century. Yet hundreds of millions of people in the region are still at risk of…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Taddia, Alejandro Pablo;De la Peña Mendoza, Sissi Maribel;De la Peña, Elena
En las últimas décadas, la región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) se ha visto severamente afectada por el alto índice de mortalidad causado por las incidencias de tránsito. Para conocer la…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Harris, Jeremy;Shearer, Matthew;Lopez-Monti, Rafael
This document inaugurates a series of annual reports that will periodically monitor the state of the region's integration in the global economy. These reports will build on an extensive body of…