Nov 2022
Author(s): Gutiérrez Juárez, Priscilla;Larrahondo, Cristhian
Este producto es el resultado de un análisis técnico exhaustivo para identificar los retos estructurales más apremiantes de Colombia y las oportunidades que tiene el país para lograr un crecimiento…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Arias, Karla;Camino-Mogro, Segundo;Weiss, Mariana;Matías, David;Daltro, Yuri;Carvajal, Franco;Carvalho Metanias Hallack, Michelle
Este estudio identifica y analiza la evolución de la eficiencia en la prestación de servicios y en el desempeño financiero de las empresas distribuidoras de electricidad de ALC entre 2014-2020.…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Busso, Matías;Irazoque, Nicolás;Park, Kyunglin
In this note, we describe the procedure used to search, filter and code information from studies that credibly measure the impact of managerial skills training on several specific outcomes (…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Pazos, Nicolás
This study assesses the impact of the Program for Rural Development and Family Agriculture (PRODAF), a smart subsidies project that benefited the family farming stratum in northeastern Argentina. The…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Pazos, Nicolás
Este estudio evalúa el impacto del Programa de Desarrollo Rural y Agricultura Familiar (PRODAF), un proyecto de subsidios inteligentes que benefició al estrato de agricultores familiares en el…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Serrate, Liliana;Urquidi, Manuel;Aramayo, Fernando
El presente estudio identifica las características del teletrabajo en los hogares y en las micro, pequeñas y medianas empresas (mipymes) en Bolivia, utilizando encuestas levantadas durante el 2020 en…
May 2022
Author(s): Martínez Fritscher, André;Mac Dowell, Maria Cristina;Ferreira, Soraya Naffah;Gazel, Ricardo
Este artigo analisa o impacto do Projeto de Modernização da Gestão Fiscal dos Estados (Profisco I), financiado pelo Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento, na arrecadação estadual, número de…
May 2022
Author(s): Benavente, José Miguel;Zuñiga, Pluvia
The effect of market competition on firm innovation remains controversial, especially in the context of developing countries. This paper presents new empirical evidence about the causal impact of…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Bisang, Roberto;Lachman, Jeremías;López, Andrés;Pereyra, Martin;Tacsir, Ezequiel
La carne bovina ocupó un rol icónico en el comercio exterior argentino y uruguayo hasta los años 70 cuando diversas restricciones en los mercados externos afectaron severamente los flujos comerciados…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Carvalho Pereda, Paula;Montoya Diaz, Maria Dolores;Rocha, Fabiana;Facundes Monteiro, Gabriel;Mena-Chalco, Jesús
Este estudo investiga se há diferença na distribuiço de recursos entre pesquisadores homens e mulheres para financiar a pesquisa academica no Brasil nas áreas de Cincia, Tecnologia, Engenharia e…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.;Njuki, Eric;Palacios, Ana Claudia;Salazar, Lina
The need to enhance food security while reducing poverty along with the growing threat imposed by climate change clearly reveal that it is imperative to accelerate agricultural productivity growth.…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Gómez-Lobo, Andrés;Sánchez González, Santiago;González Mejia, Vileydy;Calatayud, Agustina
In this paper we explore the possible impact of urban congestion on agglomeration economies for a cross-section set of cities in Latin America. We use travel time data from Tom Tom to estimate wage…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos;Zamora, Paula
Las herramientas de la economía del comportamiento parecen ser efectivas para afectar los incentivos de los funcionarios para cumplir con los pedidos de acceso a la información pública en la ciudad…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos;Zamora, Paula
Las herramientas de la economía del comportamiento parecen ser efectivas para afectar los incentivos de los funcionarios para cumplir con los pedidos de acceso a la información pública en la ciudad…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Goya, Daniel
Marshallian externalities are the benefits obtained by a sector due to geographical agglomeration, and Jacobian effects are spillovers related to the novel combinations that can occur in cities with…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Fiorentin, Florencia;Pereira, Mariano;Suárez, Diana
This study explores the presence of gender bias in public grants for science and technology (S&T) activities known as the Matilda effect in STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, and…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Giles Álvarez, Laura;Vargas-Moreno, Juan Carlos;Cavalcanti, Leonardo Pacheco Tenório
This paper presents the results of a development gap analysis for Haiti using a geospatial approach. Gaps are calculated and characterized by means of qualitative and quantitative techniques,…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Giles Álvarez, Laura;Vargas-Moreno, Juan Carlos;Cavalcanti, Leonardo Pacheco Tenório
Ce papier présente les résultants dune analyse des écarts de développement en Hati sur la base dune approche géospatiale. Les écarts sont calculés et caractérisés par des techniques qualitatives et…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos;Zamora, Paula
Introducing financial incentives to increase productivity in the public sector tends to be politically and bureaucratically cumbersome, particularly in developing countries. Behavioral interventions…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Hanna, Rema;Hoffmann, Bridget;Oliva, Paulina;Schneider, Jake
Male, younger, and higher-income respondents as well as those who perceived high pollution in recent days showed greater willingness to pay for SMS air quality alerts. Willingness to pay was…