Dec 2022
Author(s): Díaz de Astarloa, Bernardo;Tacsir, Ezequiel
In this paper, we study the role of a cluster initiative in fostering economic resilience among firms in a local technology cluster in Argentina. We focus on two aggregate shocks that hit the…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Deza, María Cecilia;Ruiz-Arranz, Marta;López, Arnoldo;Jiménez, Melanie;Eggers Prieto, Carlos;Vega, Pablo;Sibaja, Josué;Barrios, Juan José;Gasteazoro, Alejandro;Prat, Jordi;Coj-Sam, Jorge;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Jean-Baptiste, Nerlyne;Andino, Ana ;Pacheco Medina, Eduardo Camilo;Filippo, Agustín;Jiménez, Miguel Ángel;Escobar, Julia;Orozco, Gabriela;Garcimartín, Carlos;Rodríguez, Rubilú;López, Juan Carlos;Zentner, Joaquín
La pandemia del Covid-19 inició una escalada inflacionaria global que el conflicto entre Rusia y Ucrania ha exacerbado, presionando al alza los precios internacionales de los insumos energéticos y de…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Goyeneche, Laura;Boruchowicz, Cynthia;Lopez Boo, Florencia;Tejerina, Luis;Roseth, Benjamin;Nelson, Jennifer
This study describes the perception, adoption, and acceptance factors involved in the deployment of digital technologies for public health in Latin America and considers the implications for future…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Goyeneche, Laura;Boruchowicz, Cynthia;Lopez Boo, Florencia;Tejerina, Luis;Roseth, Benjamin;Nelson, Jennifer
Este informe describe los factores de percepción, adopción y aceptación involucrados en el despliegue de tecnologías digitales para la salud pública en América Latina y considera sus implicancias…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe
Desde el Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe (INTAL) del sector de Integración y Comercio (INT) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se realizó la tercera edición de…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Nelson, Jennifer;Tejerina, Luis;Bagolle, Alexandre;Kang, Donghyun;Martinez, Elisa;Orefice, Pablo;Marti, Myrna;Witzel, Blair;Portilla, Fernando;Gonzalez Morales, Luis;Doane, Daniel;Miguens, Sergio;Casco, Mario;Allende, Marcos;Bernal, Pedro;Bauhoff, Sebastian;Pombo, Cristina
The Social Protection and Health (SPH) Division of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) held its annual Regional Policy Dialogue (RPD) Digital Health for All: Latin America and the Caribbeans…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Nelson, Jennifer;Tejerina, Luis;Bagolle, Alexandre;Kang, Donghyun;Martinez, Elisa;Orefice, Pablo;Marti, Myrna;Witzel, Blair;Portilla, Fernando;Gonzalez Morales, Luis;Doane, Daniel;Miguens, Sergio;Casco, Mario;Allende, Marcos;Bernal, Pedro;Bauhoff, Sebastian;Pombo, Cristina
La División de Protección Social y Salud (SPH) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) celebró su Diálogo Regional de Política (DRP) anual Salud Digital para Todos: La oportunidad de oro de…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Gutiérrez Juárez, Priscilla;Larrahondo, Cristhian
Este producto es el resultado de un análisis técnico exhaustivo para identificar los retos estructurales más apremiantes de Colombia y las oportunidades que tiene el país para lograr un crecimiento…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Astorga, Ignacio;Henriquez, Carlos;Fábrega L., Ricardo;Quinlan, Rolando;Romero, Claudia;Ruiz Casares, Belén;Savignano, María Celeste
La pandemia de COVID-19 ha marcado un antes y un después en el diseño de infraestructura sanitaria y en la forma en que los servicios de salud alrededor del mundo se organizan. La experiencia ha…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Olivera, Javier;Valderrama, José A.
We study the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the pension policy response on the private and public pension systems of Peru. We find that the policies allowing early withdrawals from the private…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Alviarez, Vanessa
Global value chains (GVCs) provide countries with opportunities to diversify trade, and boost productivity and growth by specializing in one stage of the production process. However, for the most…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Fuentes, Nelson;Aguilar, Gonzalo;Trillos, Camila
Using an impact evaluation methodology for interrupted time-series and the IDB Pension Projection Model, this study estimates that the COVID-19 pandemic could have notably effects on the private…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Alaimo, Veronica;Alarcón, Valente;Hernández Ramírez, José Pablo;Kaplan, David S.;Novella, Rafael;Chaves, María Noel
La pandemia del COVID-19 marcó un punto de inflexión en la manera de trabajar. La flexibilidad laboral que surgió por primera vez en Europa en los años 90 para facilitar el balance entre la vida…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Viollaz, Mariana;Salazar-Saenz, Mauricio;Flabbi, Luca;Bustelo, Monserrat;Bosch, Mariano
We study the labor supply impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by gender in four Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries: Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, and Mexico. To identify the impact, we…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Campi, Mercedes;Dueñas, Marco
In this paper, we characterize the geography of Colombian exporting clusters and analyze how the COVID-19 crisis has affected Colombian exporters. We contribute to the industrial clusters literature…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Vlaicu, Razvan;Keefer, Philip
Theory suggests that employee trust is key to productivity in organizations, but empirical evidence documenting links between trust and constraints on performance is scarce. This paper analyzes self-…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Garcimartín, Carlos;Astudillo, Jhonatan A.;Rodríguez, Rubilú
El primer objetivo de este trabajo ha sido actualizar para 2021 la estimación que hicimos del impacto de la crisis del COVID en la pobreza y desigualdad que existe en Panamá. Los resultados muestran…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Chauvin, Juan Pablo;Tricaud, Clemence
While there is evidence of gender differences in leaders behavior, less is known about what drives these gaps. This paper uncovers the role of electoral incentives. Using a close election regression…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Pena, Celina;Gayá, Romina;Svarzman, Gustavo
Desde el Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe (INTAL), del sector de Integración y Comercio (INT), del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) trabajamos las temáticas…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Gómez-Lobo, Andrés;Gutiérrez, Mauro;Huamaní, Sandro;Marino, Diego;Serebrisky, Tomás;Solís, Ben
This paper presents the results of a quasi-experimental study for which information was collected through a survey conducted in peri-urban areas of Metropolitan Lima between October and November 2021…