Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Robles, Marcos
Social Pulse describes the trends in a comprehensive set of key social indicators and highlight findings that warrant attention by policymakers. The report includes information from 22 countries of…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Robles, Marcos
Pulso social describe las tendencias de un conjunto amplio de indicadores sociales clave e identifica los cambios de estos indicadores que merecen la atención de los responsables de las políticas. El…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Duryea, Suzanne; Robles, Marcos
Pulso Social descreve as tendências em um conjunto abrangente de indicadores sociais e destaca as principais conclusões que merecem atenção por policymakers. O relatório inclui informações de 22…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marcos; Rubio, Marcela G.; Stampini, Marco
We present novel estimates of the quality of targeting of conditional cash transfer (CCT) and non-contributory pension (NCP) programs in Latin-America and the Caribbean. Our contribution is novel in…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marcos; Rubio, Marcela G.; Stampini, Marco
Presentamos nuevas estimaciones sobre la calidad de la focalización de los programas de transferencias monetarias condicionadas (TMC) y de las pensiones no contributivas (PNC) en América Latina y el…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Stampini, Marco; Robles, Marcos; Sáenz, Mayra; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Medellín, Nadin
Between 2000 and 2013, Latin America has considerably reduced poverty (from 46.3% to 29.7% of the population). In this paper, we use synthetic panels to show that, despite progress, the region…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Stampini, Marco; Robles, Marcos; Sáenz, Mayra; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Medellín, Nadin
Entre 2000 y 2013, la pobreza disminuyó considerablemente en América Latina ¿ del 46,3% al 29,7% de la población. En este documento, utilizamos paneles sintéticos para demostrar que, a pesar de los…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Sabel, Charles; Sánchez, Gabriel; Butler, Inés; Rozemberg, Ricardo; Ruffo, Hernán; Arbeláez, María Angélica; Meléndez Arjona, Marcela; León, Nicolás; da Rocha, Angela; Kury, Beatriz; Monteiro, Joana; Agosin, Manuel R.; Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Aragón, Edgar; Darzé, Alexandre; Bonelli, Regis; Pinheiro, Armando Castelar; Snoeck, Michele; Pittaluga, Lucía; Artopoulos, Alejandro; Friel, Daniel; Hallak, Juan Carlos
Export Pioneers in Latin America analyzes a series of case studies of successful new export activities throughout the region to learn how pioneers jump-start a virtuous process leading to economic…
Sep 2009
Author(s): da Rocha, Angela; Kury, Beatriz; Monteiro, Joana
This paper examines the process by which firms in a cluster start to export based on systemic interactions and the process of diffusion of exporting as a business strategy within the cluster. Two…