Dec 2021
Author(s): Nenci, Silvia; Quatraro, Francesco
This paper provides an international overview of the mining global value chain (GVC) and its most recent transformations and trends, focusing on Argentina, Brazil, and Peru. The study uses…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Ulate Brenes, Eliana; Mora, Edgar; Pombo, Cristina; Rebellón, Carlos; Vega, Nancy; Lang, Gloriana; Chaves Martínez, Priscila
El Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología y Telecomunicaciones (MICITT) de Costa Rica, en colaboración con el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), y con apoyo del Consejo Asesor de fAIr LAC Costa…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto; Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Weiss, Mariana; Daltro, Yuri; Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel; Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. The Electrokit is organized in 16 activities that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto; Boeck Daza, Eric Fernando; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle; Snyder, Virginia; Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel; Montanez, Leopoldo
The Electrokit is an initiative created by the IDB to strengthen transformation and continuous improvement of electric utilities in the LAC region. It follows international standards that…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Sanin, Maria Eugenia; Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
El sector eléctrico se enfrenta a grandes cambios de innovación y uso de tecnologías en los procesos de todo el sistema eléctrico, desencadenados por la conocida Industria 4.0 que están generando la…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Vincent-Lancrin, Stéphan
Critical thinking has become key to the skill set that people should develop not only to have better prospects in the labor market, but also a better personal and civic life. This brief shows how…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Vincent-Lancrin, Stéphan
As the global economy and workforce are constantly being diversified with a greater emphasis on technology, 21st Century citizens are required to acquire basic digital literacy competencies. In this…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Peña, Ignacio; Gutiérrez, Tomás; Gutiérrez, Milagros
This study analyzes the rise of the Miami startup ecosystem and the opportunities for mutual benefit engendered by a strong connection with Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).
The…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Marín, Anabel; Stubrin, Lilia; Murguía, Diego; Carreras, Enrique; Palacin, Rocío
Argentina has outstanding mineral potential, with substantial amounts of unexplored and unexploited geological resources. Despite this potential, the nonenergy mining sector is still small-scale,…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Minatta, Alejandro; Basani, Marcello
El fomento de la innovación en el sector de agua, saneamiento y residuos sólidos (AyS) en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) resulta esencial para contribuir de forma rápida y eficiente a la efectiva…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Gauna, Diego; Casellas, Karina; Márquez, Susana; Puechagut, Soledad
La publicación sintetiza, en clave gráfica, los principales productos y actividades de la cooperación técnica AR T-1194 entre el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y el Instituto Nacional de…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Foronda, Carlos; Beverinotti, Javier
This study quantifies the impact of process and product innovation on employment growth in Bolivia by using microdata from a survey on innovation conducted in Bolivia in 2016. Following the model of…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Foronda, Carlos; Beverinotti, Javier
El presente estudio cuantifica el impacto de la innovación en procesos y productos sobre el crecimiento del empleo en Bolivia empleando microdatos de la encuesta de innovación en Bolivia (2016).…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Fassio, Rafael Carvalho de; Radaelli, Vanderléia; De Azevedo, Eduardo; Díaz, Karina
A publicação apresenta um diagnóstico do Sistema Nacional de Inovação (SNI), bem como um resumo do arcabouço jurídico e institucional das compras públicas de inovação no Brasil. Por fim, o estudo…
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): 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…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Bijkerk, Werner
Financial technology (fintech) creates a profound impact and structural change in the financial market in an unusually rapid way. Traditional regulatory tools, as well as the use of new regulatory…
Apr 2021
Author(s): Bijkerk, Werner
La tecnología financiera genera en el mercado financiero un impacto profundo y un cambio estructural de una manera inusualmente veloz. Las herramientas tradicionales de regulación, así como el empleo…