Jul 2019
Author(s): Araya, Roberto; Arias Ortiz, Elena; Bottan, Nicolas L.; Cristia, Julian P.
Gamification, or the introduction of game elements to non-game contexts, has the potential to improve learning by increasing student motivation. However, there is little rigorous evidence about its…
Jul 2019
Author(s): Araya, Roberto; Arias Ortiz, Elena; Bottan, Nicolas L.; Cristia, Julian P.
La gamificación, o introducción de elementos de juegos en contextos ajenos a juegos, tiene el potencial de mejorar el aprendizaje aumentando la motivación de los alumnos. Sin embargo, hay escasa…
Jul 2019
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Sztajerowska, Monika
The investment promotion puzzle remains unsolved. Nearly every country in the world has established an investment promotion agency (IPA) to attract and retain foreign direct investment (FDI) in both…
May 2019
Author(s): Chalmers, Blair; IDB Invest; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
In this report, Marsh and McLennan Insights, the Inter-American Development Bank and IDB Invest review the progress of the six largest infrastructure investment markets in the Latin American and the…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Arias Ortiz, Elena; Viteri, Adriana
Las escuelas tienen mayor disponibilidad de recursos tecnológicos y conectividad a internet, pero el acceso es desigual entre estudiantes de distintos contextos socioeconómicos. Cerrar las brechas de…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
A new generation of quantum technologies will cut across most of the emerging technologies we know today, empowering many of them and threatening the security of others. They will also disrupt…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
Actualmente está naciendo una nueva generación de tecnologías cuánticas altamente disruptivas con potencial para afectar transversalmente a la mayoría de las tecnologías emergentes que conocemos,…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Sa, Paulo de; Espinasa, Ramón
This report reviews the policies adopted for the management of mineral revenues in resource rich countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with the aim of distilling good practices that could be…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Pombo, Cristina; Sáenz-Zulueta, Claudia
This document presents the impact assessment process and results of a pilot project on the learning of physics through technology among upper secondary education students in Sinaloa, Mexico. The…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Pombo, Cristina; Sáenz-Zulueta, Claudia
En este documento se presentan los resultados de la evaluación de impacto y la evaluación de procesos del proyecto piloto para el aprendizaje de física con tecnología realizado entre estudiantes de…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Bukstein, Daniel; Hernández, Elisa; Usher, Ximena
This paper analyzes the effects of financial and nonfinancial obstacles to innovation on Uruguayan firms. We contribute to the literature by including the role of systemic and institutional factors…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Rossi, José Luiz
This policy brief presents a summary of the country development challenges.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD); World Bank (WB); African Development Bank (AfDB); IDB Invest; Asian Development Bank (ADB); European Investment Bank (EIB); Islamic Development Bank (IDB)
The Joint Report on Multilateral Development Banks’ Climate Finance is an annual collaborative effort to make public MDB climate finance figures for developing and emerging economies, together with a…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
Este resumen de política presenta una síntesis de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta Colombia.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja, Liliana
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges that the country faces
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja, Liliana
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafios de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Beverinotti, Javier
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Beverinotti, Javier
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Díaz Cassou, Javier
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.