Feb 2019
Author(s): Core Collaboration Group LLC
380,000 is the number of lives transformed by the New Employment Opportunities (NEO) Initiative, during 2013-2018 period. In a region plagued by precarious rates of youth unemployment, NEO has…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit
The 2018 Global Microscope provides a unique insight into the leading practices that governments and regulators are adopting to channel the digital revolution of financial services into greater…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit
El Microscopio global de 2018 brinda una perspectiva única de las prácticas líderes que los gobiernos y los entes reguladores están adoptando para canalizar la revolución digital de los servicios…
May 2018
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Maldonado, René;Vivanco, Fermín;Cervantes G., Jesús;Bonilla, Salvador
In 2017, the income of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) from remittances received from abroad rebounded, benefitting millions of recipient households and helping to fund their living, education…
May 2018
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Maldonado, René;Vivanco, Fermín;Cervantes G., Jesús;Bonilla, Salvador
En 2017, repuntó el ingreso de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) por remesas del exterior, lo que benefició a millones de hogares receptores y contribuyó al financiamiento de sus gastos de manutención…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund
In March 2017, the city of Bogotá, Colombia, was home to the first Global Summit on Social Innovation. The event, hosted by The Rockefeller Foundation, the Multilateral Investment Fund of the Inter-…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Vitón, Roberto;García Plata, Gabriel Antonio;Soares, Yuri;Castillo, Ana;Soto Marió, Alessandra Beatriz
Esta publicación analiza las principales tendencias en AgroTech en América Latina y el Caribe, destacando emprendimientos que ofrecen innovaciones tecnológicas a los grandes desafíos de la…
May 2017
Author(s): Arrieta, Ariel;Peña, Ignacio;Cruz, Marta;Costa, Gonzalo;Coronel, Francisco
This work seeks to measure the impact of technology companies in Latin America have on the regional economy, as well as the global reach of their innovation. After a thorough process of survey and…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Armeni, Andrea;Ferreyra de Bone, Miguel
Typical financing structures based on debt or equity are often inappropriate for early-stage impact enterprises. Due to potential conflicts between the investor's expectations of returns and the…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Brito, María Paula;Gutierrez, Claudia;Hofmann, Michael;Moscoso, Dora;Otsuka, Monica;Hutt Scott, Katherine
The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) was created in 1993 by 21 donor countries In 2007, 39 donor countries replenished the fund with a renewed mandate to support economic growth and reduce poverty…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Brito, María Paula;Gutierrez, Claudia;Hofmann, Michael;Moscoso, Dora;Otsuka, Monica;Hutt Scott, Katherine
El Fondo Multilateral de Inversiones (FOMIN) fue creado en 1993 por 21 paísesdonantes. En 2007, 39 países donantes recapitalizaron el Fondo con un mandato renovado de apoyar el crecimiento económico…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
This analytic brief presents the results of a quantitative analysis of the socioeconomic characteristics of the beneficiaries of international remittances in El Salvador. The analysis is based on…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
Esta nota analítica presenta los resultados de un análisis cuantitativo de los perfiles socioeconómicos de los beneficiarios de remesas internacionales en El Salvador. El análisis se basa en datos de…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
This analytic brief presents the results of a quantitative analysis of the socioeconomic characteristics of the beneficiaries of international remittances in Guatemala. The analysis is based on…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
Esta nota analítica presenta los resultados de un análisis cuantitativo de los perfiles socioeconómicos de los beneficiarios de remesas internacionales en Guatemala. El análisis se basa en datos de…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
This analytic brief presents the results of a quantitative analysis of the socioeconomic characteristics of the beneficiaries of international remittances in Honduras. The analysis is based on…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Keller, Lukas;Rouse, Rebecca
Esta nota analítica presenta los resultados de un análisis cuantitativo de los perfiles socioeconómicos de los beneficiarios de remesas internacionales en Honduras. El análisis se basa en datos de la…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo;Pietrobelli, Carlo;Angelelli, Pablo;Cathles, Alison;Crespi, Gustavo;Federico, Juan;Flores Lima, Jose Gregorio Roberto;González-Velosa, Carolina;Ibarra, Sabrina;Jung, Juan;Kantis, Hugo;Mohan, Preeya;Montalbano, Pierluigi;Nenci, Silvia;Pangerl, Siobhan;Presbitero, Andrea;Rabellotti, Roberta;Rosas-Shady, David;Strobl, Eric;Tacsir, Ezequiel;Vargas, Fernando;Watson, Patrick
The full version of this book compiles several empirical works that, through different lenses, aim to reveal which variables may have a systematiceffect on the productivity evolution observed at a…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Grazzi, Matteo;Pietrobelli, Carlo;Angelelli, Pablo;Cathles, Alison;Crespi, Gustavo;Federico, Juan;Flores Lima, Jose Gregorio Roberto;González-Velosa, Carolina;Ibarra, Sabrina;Jung, Juan;Kantis, Hugo;Mohan, Preeya;Montalbano, Pierluigi;Nenci, Silvia;Pangerl, Siobhan;Presbitero, Andrea;Rabellotti, Roberta;Rosas-Shady, David;Strobl, Eric;Tacsir, Ezequiel;Vargas, Fernando;Watson, Patrick
La versión completa de este libro enfatiza la generación de conocimiento, la difusión y la implementación a través de las innovaciones. También se explora el rol de otros aspectos como el capital…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Reyes H., Andrea;Muñoz Ramírez, Martha Lucía;Grossman-Crist, Shoshana;Bancolombia
El objetivo de este documento es presenter una guía general para diferentes instituciones interesadas en generar inclusión financiera formal con Grupos de Ahorro y Crédito, a partir de la experiencia…