Dec 2020
Author(s): Briceño, Bertha;Corso, Lorena;Fretes, Santiago;Valencia, María Paula;Quijada, José Alejandro
La ejecución de proyectos de desarrollo ofrece una oportunidad de aprendizaje a lo largo de todo el ciclo de implementación. Retomar la experiencia de proyectos pasados contribuye a la identificación…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina;Valenti, Pablo;Pimenta, Carlos;Cubo, Aitor;Bastos, Fabiano
Este reporte es un resumen del análisis que realizamos sobre el estado de avance y desarrollo de Computación en la Nube (CN) en el sector público de los países del Cono Sur (Argentina, Brasil, Chile…
Jul 2020
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina;Valenti, Pablo;Pimenta, Carlos;Cubo, Aitor;Bastos, Fabiano
Este relatório é um resumo da análise que conduzimos sobre o avanço do progresso e desenvolvimento da Computação em Nuvem (CN) no setor público dos países do Cone Sul (Argentina, Brasil, Chile,…
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…
May 2020
Author(s): Bastos, Fabiano;Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Hernaiz, Daniel;Miller, Sebastián J.;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia;Rossi, José Luiz;Salazni, Mariana;Sánchez, Gabriel;Schijman, Agustina
Las políticas en implementación en la región para mitigar los efectos del COVID-19 se están pensando como mecanismos de apoyo de corto plazo, para asegurar niveles de ingresos a los más vulnerables y…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Bastos, Fabiano;Castellani, Francesca;Sánchez, Gabriel;Schijman, Agustina;Rossi, José Luiz;Hernaiz, Daniel;Miller, Sebastián J.;Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Este documento analiza el impacto de la pandemia de COVID-19 en los países prestatarios del Grupo BID en el Cono Sur (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Paraguay y Uruguay).
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…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Quijada, José Alejandro;Sánchez, Gabriel;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia;Miller, Sebastián J.;Massia, Santiago;Pietrafesa, Florencia
This policy brief summarizes challenges in the infrastructure sectors of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. It also includes recommendations to overcome these challenges, along with an…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Quijada, José Alejandro;Sánchez, Gabriel;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia;Miller, Sebastián J.;Massia, Santiago;Pietrafesa, Florencia
Este resumen de políticas describe los desafíos en los sectores de infraestructura de Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Paraguay y Uruguay. Asimismo, incluye recomendaciones para superar estos desafíos,…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Suominen, Kati
Mercosur members have grown into Latin America’s digital leaders in the past decade. Online sales have grown much faster than national economies, retail, or foreign trade. Brazil generates 60 percent…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Rosas García, José Nicolás;Hernaiz, Daniel;Bastos, Fabiano
A trade gravity model is used to calculate the bilateral export potential of Southern Cone countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay) and identify patterns of weak performance across…
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,…
May 2014
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo;Miller, Sebastián J.;Sánchez, Gabriel;Valenzuela, Patricio
This is an update and revision of our 2009 study. Using a broad dataset and an original methodology, this paper reports composite development gaps across economic, social and institutional sectors.…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo;Castilleja Vargas, Liliana;Hernaiz, Daniel;Rasteletti, Alejandro
This document analyzes the patterns of fiscal and monetary policy in five economies of the Latin American Southern Cone (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) during four episodes of…