Aug 2019
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether;Jackson, C. Kirabo;Navarro-Sola, Laia;Pardo, Francisco
Is a school's impact on high-stakes test scores a good measure of its overall impact on students? Do parents value school impacts on high-stakes tests, longer-run outcomes, or both? To answer…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether;Rieble-Aubourg, Sabine;Zarate-Barrera, Tatiana
This technical note standardizes and merges, at the individual level, several cohorts of academic evaluations undertaken during primary and secondary school in Trinidad and Tobago. In addition, it…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether;Jackson, C. Kirabo;Sierra, Ricardo
Many nations allow private entities to manage publicly funded schools and grant them greater flexibility than traditional public schools. However, isolating the causal effect of attending these…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad
The Inter-American Development Bank has launched a significant, multi-year program of analytical work on Early Childhood Development (ECD) in Latin America and the Caribbean. The objective of this…