Jan 2022
Author(s): Alcaíno, Manuel;Jaimovich, Analia;Méndez, Carolina;Vásquez, Diana
We explore how government fragmentation affects public education provision by examining the case of Chile, which created 11 municipalities between 1994 and 2004. Using territories that sought, but…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) advocates for building a shared understanding of Artificial Intelligence (AI), its opportunities and applications, and its risks and the possible measures to…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (Grupo BID) aboga por que se construya un entendimiento generalizado de la inteligencia artificial (IA), de sus oportunidades y aplicaciones, pero también de sus…
May 2020
Author(s): Gómez Mont, Constanza;Del Pozo, Claudia May;Martínez Pinto, Cristina;Martín del Campo Alcocer, Ana Victoria
O Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (Grupo BID) defende a construção de um entendimento geral da Inteligencia Artificial (IA), de suas oportunidades e aplicações, mas também de seus riscos e…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien;Walsh, Brian;Feng, Kuishuang;Di Capua, Laura;Liu, Yu;Zuluaga, Daniela;Robles, Marcos;Hubacek, Klaus
Carbon taxes are advocated as efficient fiscal and environmental policies, but they have proven difficult to implement. One reason is that carbon taxes can aggravate poverty by increasing prices of…
Oct 2019
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien;Walsh, Brian;Feng, Kuishuang;Di Capua, Laura;Liu, Yu;Zuluaga, Daniela;Robles, Marcos;Hubacek, Klaus
Los impuestos al carbono son promovidos como políticas fiscales y ambientales eficientes, aunque han resultado difíciles de implementar. Una razón es que pueden agravar la pobreza al aumentar los…
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…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Schady, Norbert
I review the evidence on access to water and sanitation infrastructure and child outcomes In Latin America. I show that there are large differences in access across countries and, within countries,…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Vakis, Renos;Paxson, Christina;Marshall, Daniela;Macours, Karen;Lopez Boo, Florencia;Bravo, David;Bernal, Raquel;Azuero, Rodrigo;Araujo, María Caridad;Behrman, Jere R.;Schady, Norbert
Research from the United States shows that gaps in early cognitive and non-cognitive ability appear early in the life cycle. Little is known about this important question for developing countries.…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Vakis, Renos;Paxson, Christina;Marshall, Daniela;Macours, Karen;Lopez Boo, Florencia;Bravo, David;Bernal, Raquel;Azuero, Rodrigo;Araujo, María Caridad;Behrman, Jere R.;Schady, Norbert
Los estudios llevados a cabo en Estados Unidos demuestran que las brechas en las habilidades tempranas cognitivas y no cognitivas se producen muy pronto en la vida. Es poco lo que se conoce sobre…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Crespi, Gustavo;Tacsir, Ezequiel
This presentation provides the comparative results of a project carried out by the Inter-American Development Bank to understand the links between innovation and employment in Latin America and the…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Alvarez, Roberto;Benavente, José Miguel;Campusano, Rolando;Cuevas, Conrado
This paper compiles and analyzes several sources of information to shed light on the relationship between innovation and employment growth in the manufacturing industry in Chile in the last 15 years…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Bernheim, Ruth;Garcé, Adolfo;Hernández, Elisa
Este trabajo se estructura en tres partes. En la primera parte se exponen los Aspectos conceptuales y metodológicos vinculados a la investigación (metodología, marco teórico y antecedentes). En la…