Aug 2022
Author(s): Novella, Rafael;Rosas-Shady, David
En América Latina y el Caribe existe poca evidencia sobre el nivel de avance del proceso de transformación digital, y sobre la existencia de un potencial desbalance entre la demanda y la oferta de…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Hernández Agramonte, Juan Manuel;Méndez, Carolina;Fernandez, Fernando
We evaluate the effects of a 10-week intervention that randomly provided access to remote coaching to parents of preschool children over the summer break in Peru. In response to learning losses…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Bonvecchi, Alejandro;Calvo, Ernesto;Otálvaro-Ramírez, Susana;Scartascini, Carlos
Does exposure to crises reduce the citizens trust in a countrys president? Are individuals willing to accept fiscal reforms and make personal economic sacrifices if it would help the country to leave…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Smoke, Paul;Gómez-Álvarez, David;Muñoz Miranda, Andrés;Radics, Axel
In early 2020, once the severity was recognized on a global scale, the COVID-19 pandemic quickly became the most immediately pressing crisis. In addition to the general demands the pandemic created…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Gómez-Lobo, Andrés;Gutiérrez, Mauro;Huamaní, Sandro;Marino, Diego;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben
This paper presents the results of a quasi-experimental study using information collected through a survey conducted in peri-urban areas of Metropolitan Lima between October and November 2021. The…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Gómez-Lobo, Andrés;Gutiérrez, Mauro;Huamaní, Sandro;Marino, Diego;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben
Este trabajo presenta los resultados de un estudio cuasi-experimental para el cual se recolectó información mediante una encuesta realizada en zonas periurbanas de Lima Metropolitana entre octubre y…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Álvarez, Esteban;Gallego, Jorge;Hoffmann, Bridget;Medina, María Paula;Pecha, Camilo;Stampini, Marco;Vargas, David;Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
Este estudio presenta evidencia de corto y mediano plazo sobre los impactos del programa de transferencias no condicionadas Ingreso Solidario en Colombia. Utilizando un diseño de regresión…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Carreras, Marco;Griffith-Jones, Stephany;Ocampo, José Antonio;Xu, Jiajun;Henow, Anne
This comparative note describes common and distinct practices on capabilities to support the innovation activities of seven national development banks (NDB): BNDES (Brazil), CORFO (Chile), China…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Mooney, Henry;Rosenblatt, David;Graham, Monique;Richardson, Natasha;Acevedo, María Cecilia;Pereira, Stefano;Clayton, Khamal;Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe;Gauto, Victor
This edition of the Caribbean Economics Quarterly (Q2-2022) is a collaboration between the IDBs Caribbean Country Department and IDB Invest, which focuses on firms access to finance. The report…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Cavalcanti, Tiago;Fernandes, Leticia;Rachter, Laísa;Santos, Cezar
We investigate how changes in barriers to female labor force participation and in the child penalty affect occupational decisions, fertility and income. We build a general equilibrium model of…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Fioravanti, Reinaldo;Yitani, José;Haro González, Ana;Gomes Benevenuto, Rodolfo;Ribeiro Silveira, Rafael;Camargo Botassio, Diego;Alves Morato, Renato
Um dos maiores desafios para a economia brasileira é se consolidar em uma rota de prosperidade e bem-estar sustentável no médio e longo prazo. No entanto, superar a restriço orçamentária imposta pela…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Alelvan, Giovanna;Noboa, Nathaly;Davi, Thiago;Figueiredo, Ana Beatriz;Muñoz, Paloma
Os efeitos da mudança climática no mundo esto cada vez mais presentes na forma de elevaço do nível do mar, tempestades mais intensas e freqüentes, estresse pelo calor, escassez de água, perdas…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Hoffmann, Bridget;Rud, Juan Pablo
There is a negative, non-linear relationship between fine particulate matter (PM 2.5) and same-day labor supply, with strong effects on extremely polluted days. Workers partially compensate for lost…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Hoffmann, Bridget;Rud, Juan Pablo
Hay una relación negativa no lineal entre el material particulado fino (PM 2,5) y la oferta laboral del mismo día, con marcados efectos en los días sumamente contaminados. Los trabajadores compensan…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Berlinski, Samuel;Busso, Matías;Giannola, Michele
Educational support for children with reading difficulties influences their academic performance and also that of their peers with better grades. The results show a positive impact on the learning of…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Berlinski, Samuel;Busso, Matías;Giannola, Michele
El apoyo educativo a los niños con dificultades en lectura influye en su rendimiento académico y también en el de sus compañeros con mejores calificaciones. Los resultados muestran un impacto…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Poveda, Rafael;Tejerina Camacho, Verónica;Fuentes, Marco;Padilla, Tomás;Hanko, Johanne
En los países emergentes y en vías de desarrollo, la construcción vial se ha convertido en un generador de numerosas oportunidades de empleos para hombres y mujeres para responder a la creciente…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Pérez Urdiales, María;Libra, Jesse Madden;Machado, Kleber;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben;Ferrazzo, Giovanna
Uma questo que afeta a eficácia das políticas de tarifaço da água é a sua falsa percepço pelas consumidores, o que implica que as famílias decidem seu consumo de água com base em informaçes ruins/…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Pérez Urdiales, María;Libra, Jesse Madden;Machado, Kleber;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben;Ferrazzo, Giovanna
Un problema que afecta la eficacia de las políticas de precios del agua es la percepción errónea de los consumidores, lo que implica que los hogares deciden su consumo de agua basándose en…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Pérez Urdiales, María;Libra, Jesse Madden;Machado, Kleber;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben;Ferrazzo, Giovanna
Uma questo que afeta a eficácia das políticas de tarifaço da água é a sua falsa percepço pelas consumidores, o que implica que as famílias decidem seu consumo de água com base em informaçes ruins/…