Mar 2017
Author(s): Acerenza, Santiago; Gandelman, Néstor
This paper characterizes household spending in education using microdata from income and expenditure surveys for 12 Latin American and Caribbean countries and the United States. Bahamas, Chile and…
May 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Take a look at the garbage bin in your school or home. Have you ever wondered what makes its content garbage? If you look inside, you may see that the waste at the bottom of the bin is made up of…
May 2015
Author(s): Robles, Marina; Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto
Te invito a echar una mirada al recipiente de basura de tu escuela o de tu casa. ¿Te has preguntado qué hace que su contenido sea basura? Si nos asomamos, podemos ver que los desperdicios del fondo…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Boueri, Rogério; Mac Dowell, Maria Cristina; Pineda, Emilio; Bastos, Fabiano
This study uses Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) to evaluate the efficiency of state public education systems in Brazil. State government spending on education and state gross domestic product are…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Boueri, Rogério; Mac Dowell, Maria Cristina; Pineda, Emilio; Bastos, Fabiano
Este estudio utiliza la metodología DEA (Data Envelopment Analysis o Análisis Envolvente de Datos) para evaluar la eficiencia de los sistemas de educación pública estaduales de Brasil. Se utilizaron…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Boueri, Rogério; Mac Dowell, Maria Cristina; Pineda, Emilio; Bastos, Fabiano
Este estudo utiliza a metodologia DEA (Data Envelopment Analysis) para avaliar a eficiência dos sistemas de educação públicos estaduais no Brasil. O gasto público estadual com educação e o produto…
May 2014
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Ganimian, Alejandro; Vegas, Emiliana
En el 2012, ocho países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, México, Perú y Uruguay) participaron en el Programa para la Evaluación Internacional de Alumnos (PISA, por…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Ganimian, Alejandro; Vegas, Emiliana
En el 2012, ocho países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, México, Perú y Uruguay) participaron en el Programa para la Evaluación Internacional de Alumnos (PISA, por…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Ganimian, Alejandro; Vegas, Emiliana
En el 2012, ocho países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, México, Perú y Uruguay) participaron en el Programa para la Evaluación Internacional de Alumnos (PISA, por…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Ganimian, Alejandro; Vegas, Emiliana
En el 2012, ocho países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, México, Perú y Uruguay) participaron en el Programa para la Evaluación Internacional de Alumnos (PISA, por…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Bos, María Soledad; Ganimian, Alejandro; Vegas, Emiliana
En el 2012, ocho países de América Latina (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, México, Perú y Uruguay) participaron en el Programa para la Evaluación Internacional de Alumnos (PISA, por…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Huppi, Monika; Quijano, Ursula; Noboa-Hidalgo, Grace; Sadeghi, Patricia; Arbeláez, Juliana; Raupp, Magda; Székely, Miguel; Cruz Fano, Alejandro
This evaluation seeks to determine the extent to which the Bank supported equitable access to secondary education, improvements in secondary education quality, and reforms of education institutions…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Huppi, Monika; Quijano, Ursula; Noboa-Hidalgo, Grace; Sadeghi, Patricia; Arbeláez, Juliana; Raupp, Magda; Székely, Miguel; Cruz Fano, Alejandro
Esta evaluación tiene por objeto determinar el grado en que el Banco ha apoyado el acceso equitativo a la educación secundaria, las mejoras de calidad de la educación secundaria y las reformas de las…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Herrán, Carlos Alberto; Gremaud, Amaury Patrick; Guimarães, Maria Helena; Pérez Alfaro, Marcelo
A pesquisa "Melhores práticas em escolas de ensino médio no Brasil" originou-se em 2008, quando o Ministério da Educação (MEC) iniciou entendimentos com o BID tendo em vista a necessidade…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Cueto, Santiago
This paper discusses the links between empirical information and the development of educational policies in Latin America. The data presented in this paper comes from responses to a questionnaire…
May 2002
Author(s): Wolff, Laurence; Schiefelbein, Ernesto; Schiefelbein, Paulina
This paper asks a deceptively simple question. After over a decade of concern about and investment in primary education, what have been the results and how much further does the region need to go…
Dec 2000
Author(s): Verdisco, Aimee; Rama, Germán
This note speaks to the progress made in expanding access of education as well as to the challenges that remain. Drawing on household survey data from ten countries, it presents quantitative…
Dec 2000
Author(s): Herrán, Carlos Alberto; Rodríguez, Alberto
This study represents a collaborative effort between the two Banks, developed in close consultation with brazilian government officials and education authorities, both at the federal and state level…
Feb 2000
Author(s): Espínola, Viola
En este estudio se analizan los efectos de la autonomía escolar sobre los resultados educativos en Argentina, Brasil, Bolivia, Chile, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Paraguay y Uruguay. Las dos estrategias…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Castro, Claudio de Moura
Este ensaio apresenta e discute a experiência americana com os chamados Community Colleges, escolas que predominantemente oferecem cursos curtos de nível pós-secundário. O seu objetivo é descrever…