Apr 2021
Author(s): Carneiro, Pedro;Castro Vargas, Sofía;Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu;Elacqua, Gregory;Fuertes, Nicolás;Schady, Norbert
In this document we analyze the impacts of a large-scale intervention that provided access to daycare centers for children in low-income neighborhoods in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Our results…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) advocates for building a shared understanding of Artificial Intelligence (AI), its opportunities and applications, and its risks and the possible measures to…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (Grupo BID) aboga por que se construya un entendimiento generalizado de la inteligencia artificial (IA), de sus oportunidades y aplicaciones, pero también de sus…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
O Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (Grupo BID) defende a construção de um entendimento geral da Inteligencia Artificial (IA), de suas oportunidades e aplicações, mas também de seus riscos e…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien;Walsh, Brian;Feng, Kuishuang;Di Capua, Laura;Liu, Yu;Zuluaga, Daniela;Robles, Marcos;Hubacek, Klaus
Carbon taxes are advocated as efficient fiscal and environmental policies, but they have proven difficult to implement. One reason is that carbon taxes can aggravate poverty by increasing prices of…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien;Walsh, Brian;Feng, Kuishuang;Di Capua, Laura;Liu, Yu;Zuluaga, Daniela;Robles, Marcos;Hubacek, Klaus
Los impuestos al carbono son promovidos como políticas fiscales y ambientales eficientes, aunque han resultado difíciles de implementar. Una razón es que pueden agravar la pobreza al aumentar los…
Aug 2019
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne;Sampaio, Breno;Sampaio, Gustavo R.;Ribas, Rafael P.;Trevisan, Giuseppe
This paper examines the labor market returns to attending free elite higher education for different socioeconomic and demographic groups in Brazil. Using restricted-access data from a flagship public…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Marques Garcia, Luana;Conte, Alessandra;Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis;Laborda, Leopoldo
We test for racial differences in crime victimization between whites and Afro-descendants in the form of thefts, robberies, sexual and physical assaults and police aggressions in Brazil. We explore…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Bustelo, Monserrat;Duryea, Suzanne;Baptista de Freitas, Luísa;Marques Garcia, Luana;Piras, Claudia;Sampaio, Breno;Sampaio, Gustavo R.
This paper analyzes social mobility as realized by students of a high quality public flagshipuniversity in Brazil, the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), applying the methodology of
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…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Schady, Norbert
I review the evidence on access to water and sanitation infrastructure and child outcomes In Latin America. I show that there are large differences in access across countries and, within countries,…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2009. Throughout 2009, the IDB Cultural Center emphasized the Bank's four priority areas (water, energy, education, and…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2009. A lo largo de este año, el Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2008. During 2008, the IDB Cultural Center supported cultural programs that increased the potential for development and reduction…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2008. Durante este año, el Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo apoyó…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2007. Throughout 2007 the IDB Cultural Center steered its efforts towards supporting and consolidating the Bank's strategic…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2007. A lo largo de este año, el Centro Cultural del BID afianzó el concepto estratégico de…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento
Catálogo da exposição "Faces do Desenvolvimento", apresentada na sede do BID em março de 2007. Fotos ilustram as faces de brasileiros que participam de projetos do BID no Brasil.