Dec 2022
Author(s): Villalobos Dintrans, Pablo;Oliveira, Déborah;Stampini, Marco
Esta planilla de cálculo fue desarrollada como complemento a la publicación del documento "Estimación de las necesidades de recursos humanos para la atención a las personas mayores con…
Dec 2022
Author(s): Morandi, Paula;Lewis, Amy
Under the current IDBG Corporate Results Framework (CRF) 2020-2023 (https://crf.iadb.org/en), the IDB committed to reach 30% of the total amount approved (including all lending operations) of climate…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Lopez Boo, Florencia;Daga, Giuliana;Madariaga, Sofia
This note provides insights into understanding and combating vaccine hesitancy in the Caribbean. We draw on both qualitative and quantitative evidence stemming from IDB analytical and operational…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists Group
The LAC Debt Group believes that to have sound regional policy it is important to have valid, comparable, and standardized data on Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Therefore, at the core of the…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Busso, Matías;Cristia, Julian P.;Garofalo, Pablo;Messina, Julián
We report the results of a meta-analytic review of the effectiveness of programs designed to retrain workers. The review focuses on studies that rely on identification strategies designed to obtain…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether
Using meta-analysis we document that (across several contexts) attending sought-after public secondary schools does not tend to improve student test scores. We argue that this fact does not preclude…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Beuermann, Diether
While schools may influence academic and non-academic outcomes, it is not clear whether schools that improve test scores are the same schools that causally improve longer-run outcomes. This policy…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Aranco, Natalia;Bosch, Mariano;Stampini, Marco;Azuara Herrera, Oliver;Goyeneche, Laura;Ibarrarán, Pablo;Oliveira, Déborah;Reyes Retana Torre, Maria;Savedoff, William D.;Torres Ramirez, Eric
This dataset contains the data and figures associated with the publication “Aging in Latin America and the Caribbean: Social Protection and Quality of Life of Older Person”.
Jul 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Michalczewsky, Kathia
La invasión rusa a Ucrania representa un choque significativo para la economía mundial, que se produce al tiempo que la región de América Latina y el Caribe aún se está recuperando de la pandemia.…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Michalczewsky, Kathia
La invasión rusa a Ucrania representa un choque significativo para la economía mundial, que se produce al tiempo que la región de América Latina y el Caribe aún se está recuperando de la pandemia.…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Michelena, Gabriel;Bentivegna, Belén;Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu;Barafani, Magdalena;Merino, María Florencia
Desde el Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe (INTAL) del Sector de Integración y Comercio del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se presenta este conjunto de datos…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Michelena, Gabriel;Bentivegna, Belén;Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu;Barafani, Magdalena;Merino, María Florencia
Desde el Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe (INTAL) del Sector de Integración y Comercio del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se presenta este conjunto de datos…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Crespi, Gustavo;Guillard, Charlotte;Salazar, Mónica;Vargas, Fernando
To create and promote comprehensive regional innovation policy, it is important to have valid, comparable, and standardized innovation survey data from different countries in Latin America. The…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Hanson, Craig;Lipinski, Brian;Nichols-Vinueza, Alex;Antonioli, Virginia;Espinoza, Laura;Kenny, Samantha;Sturzenegger, Germán;Espinola, Natalia
Food loss and waste (FLW) is a challenge affecting the Latin American and Caribbean region economically, socially, and environmentally. In 2015, nations of the world agreed to halve rates of retail…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Hanson, Craig;Lipinski, Brian;Nichols-Vinueza, Alex;Antonioli, Virginia;Espinoza, Laura;Kenny, Samantha;Sturzenegger, Germán;Espinola, Natalia
La pérdida y el desperdicio de alimentos (PDA) son retos que afectan a la región de América Latina y el Caribe de forma económica, social y ambiental. En 2015, las naciones del mundo acordaron…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Hanson, Craig;Lipinski, Brian;Nichols-Vinueza, Alex;Antonioli, Virginia;Espinoza, Laura;Kenny, Samantha;Pearson, Pete;Sturzenegger, Germán;Espinola, Natalia
The “Food Loss and Waste Country Progress Index” (“FLW Country Progress Index” or “the Index”) is designed to provide an objective assessment of the degree to which countries are taking steps toward…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Hanson, Craig;Lipinski, Brian;Nichols-Vinueza, Alex;Antonioli, Virginia;Espinoza, Laura;Kenny, Samantha;Pearson, Pete;Sturzenegger, Germán;Espinola, Natalia
El “índice sobre pérdida y desperdicio de alimentos” (“índice de PDA” o “el índice”) está diseñado para brindar una evaluación objetiva del grado en que los países están tomando medidas para reducir…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Rodriguez Muxica, Natalia
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown that bioinformatics--a multidisciplinary field that combines biological knowledge with computer programming concerned with the acquisition, storage, analysis, and…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Rojas Méndez, Ana María
Pese a los avances recientes en la reducción de la brecha de género, las normas sociales vigentes y los estereotipos de género todavía asignan roles, capacidades y responsabilidades diferenciadas…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Reyes, Angela;Roseth, Benjamin;Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
El acceso a documentos nacionales de identidad (DNI) es a menudo necesario para reclamar beneficios del gobierno. Sin embargo, aumentar su obtención puede ser especialmente difícil entre los grupos…