Nov 2020
Author(s): Bertoni, Eleonora;Elacqua, Gregory;Marotta, Luana;Martínez, Matias;Santos, Humberto;Soares, Sammara
Public spending on education has increased significantly in Latin America over the last decades. However, less is known whether increased spending has been translated into a more equitable…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Elacqua, Gregory;Marotta, Luana;Bertoni, Eleonora;Méndez, Carolina;Westh Olsen, Anne Sofie;Román, Alonso;Soares, Sammara
Amid the economic crisis triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic, there is a risk that the inequality of opportunity in education may increase in Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries unless well…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Elacqua, Gregory;Marotta, Luana;Bertoni, Eleonora;Méndez, Carolina;Westh Olsen, Anne Sofie;Román, Alonso;Soares, Sammara
En el escenario de crisis económica que abre la pandemia de Covid-19, existe el riesgo de que se profundicen las desigualdades en las oportunidades educativas en los países de América Latina y el…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Elacqua, Gregory;Marotta, Luana;Bertoni, Eleonora;Méndez, Carolina;Westh Olsen, Anne Sofie;Román, Alonso;Soares, Sammara
Diante da crise econômica deflagrada pela pandemia da Covid-19, existe o risco de que as desigualdades de oportunidades educacionais nos países da América Latina e Caribe (ALC) se aprofundem se não…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Lee, Soohyung;Koh, Anna
South Korea is well known for its outstanding performance on international assessments of student achievement and learning. Both public and private investments are often considered key factors in…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Acerenza, Santiago;Gandelman, Néstor
This paper characterizes household spending in education using microdata from income and expenditure surveys for 12 Latin American and Caribbean countries and the United States. Bahamas, Chile and…
May 2016
Author(s): Alcázar, Lorena;Sánchez, Alan
El objetivo del estudio es analizar los niveles, la evolución, la composición y la calidad del gasto público social en la infancia y la niñez en América Latina y el Caribe. Para ello se analiza una…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Mesones, Jorge A.;Peschiera Cassinelli, Jorge R.;Baca Campodónico, Jorge F.
The Peruvian economy has exhibited remarkable growth in the past 20 years. Good tax and monetary policies, along with comprehensive structural adjustment, which has attracted substantial foreign…