Apr 2021
Author(s): Acevedo, Ivonne; Castellani, Francesca; Lotti, Giulia; Székely, Miguel
Este documento analiza la dinámica del mercado laboral en América Latina durante la pandemia del COVID-19. Después de una década en un círculo virtuoso de crecimiento con creación de empleos formales…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Álvarez, Carola; Corral, Leonardo; Martínez Carrasco, José; Montiel, César
This investigation builds on the Alvarez et al. (2021) Project Completion Report (PCR) analysis and its aim is to assess the implications of that study for the current portfolio of projects under…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón; Best, Michael; Blanco, Roberto; Monreale, José
Reducir la evasión fiscal es uno de los principales objetivos de los países, especialmente de los menos desarrollados y con menores recursos. La literatura ha estudiado distintas herramientas para…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Zanoni, Wladimir; He, Ailin
In this paper, we examine whether acquiring citizenship improves the economic assimilation of Canadian migrants. We took advantage of a natural experiment made possible through changes in the…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Álvarez, Carola; Corral, Leonardo; Cuesta, Ana María; Martínez Carrasco, José; Montiel, César; Yépez, Consuelo
The goal of development assistance is to deliver measurable results. At the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the Development Effectiveness Framework (DEF) was adopted to enhance the likelihood…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Bando, Rosangela; Galiani, Sebastián; Gertler, Paul
Public expenditures on non-contributory pensions are equivalent to at least 1 percent of GDP in several countries in Latin America and is expected to increase. We explore the effect of non-…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The 2020 Annual Business Review (ABR) provides an overview of the IDB's performance on sovereign-guaranteed outputs and lending program priorities. The ABR identifies trend deviations from IDB…
Jan 2021
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo; Zane, Giulia
This paper evaluates the impact of rural roads improvement works to benefit indigenous communities in the highlands of Ecuador, largely dependent on agriculture for their livelihoods. The findings…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo; León, John Jairo
This technical note analyzes specific project- and country-level characteristics that affect the duration of the projects approval process from year to year and builds a framework to characterize…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo; Zane, Giulia
This paper evaluates the impact of a rural electrification program benefiting indigenous and maroon communities in Suriname. Using quasi-experimental methods we find that the program increased…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Quarterly Business Review (QBR) provides an overview of the IDB's performance on sovereign-guaranteed outputs and lending program priorities. The QBR identifies trend deviations from IDB…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón; Lafuente, Mariano
Las iniciativas de gobierno digital y control ciudadano han aumentado en los últimos años. Sin embargo, la literatura sobre su efectividad es escasa. En este estudio se busca presentar evidencia…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón; Lafuente, Mariano
Digital government and citizen oversight initiatives have increased in number in recent years. Governments have increased the numbers of virtual platforms that display data on public works, and…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; IDB Lab; IDB Invest
This infographic shows selected IDB Group's contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) reported through the Group's Corporate Results Framework between 2016 and 2019.
Nov 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; BID Lab; BID Invest
Esta infografía muestra una selección de las contribuciones del Grupo BID a los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible para el periodo 2016-2019, las cuales se reportan en el Marco de Resultados…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; IDB Lab; IDB Invest
The IDB Group's strategic priorities support all 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), emphasizing the region's most critical development challenges and cross-cutting issues. This chart…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; BID Lab; BID Invest
Las prioridades estratégicas del Grupo BID contribuyen al cumplimiento de los 17 Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS), enfocándose en los desafíos y temas transversales más relevantes para la…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Bartels, Sandra; Suarez, Ginés; Gamarra Tong, Luis; Mansilla, Mario Noel
La presente nota técnica brinda recomendaciones de estrategias a incluir en las intervenciones en asentamientos urbanos de origen informal para reducir sus condiciones de riesgo de desastre y…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo; Zane, Giulia
This paper evaluates the impact of irrigation improvement works to benefit indigenous communities in the highlands of Ecuador, largely dependent on agriculture for their livelihoods. The findings…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; BID Invest; BID Lab
El Panorama de la Efectividad en el Desarrollo (DEO) es un informe anual elaborado por el Grupo BID para dar a conocer los resultados y el impacto de su trabajo en América Latina y el Caribe. Este…