Apr 2022
Author(s): Rao, Krishna D.;Vecino Ortiz, Andres Ignacio;Roberton, Tim;Lopez Hernandez, Angélica;Noonan, Caitlin
Latin American and Caribbean countries will face significant increases in future health expenditures. A variety of factors are responsible - population growth and aging, the epidemiological…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Pessino, Carola;Pinto, Diana M.;Cafagna, Gianluca;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Tolsa Caballero, Nuria
With the aim of guiding the work agenda on improving public health expenditure efficiency in the LAC region, the Inter-American Development Bank held a workshop entitled “Public Expenditure…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Arpón, Paula;Bitrán, Ricardo;Escobar, Liliana
Este estudio proyecta las consecuencias futuras de un aumento en el impuesto específico al tabaco, adoptado por el gobierno de Chile en marzo del 2010. El estudio usa la técnica de microsimulación,…
May 2005
Author(s): López-Cálix, José R.;Melo, Alberto;Tinsley, Elaine;Calvo, Sara
The last Public Expenditure Review for Ecuador (PER) was produced in 1993. More than a decade later, the purpose of this report is to provide the Ecuadorian authorities with the World Bank's and…