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…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodrigues Bastos, Fabiano;Gutiérrez, Diego;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Global financial shocks under a revamped global financial landscape can produce unexpected, multi-faceted, and disruptive implications for emerging market economies. Using the VIX index as a proxy…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Astesiano, Gastón;Lembo, Carolina;Simón Morientes, Cristina;Castillo Martínez, Paula
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) holds the PPP Americas every two years in partnership with a national or subnational government. The regional forum brings together top professionals and…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Cuello, Hugo;Glennie, Alex;Zolho, Nyangala
This report considers the ways in which innovation agencies are currently operating across Latin America and the Caribbean. The analysis is focused on the Latin American Network of Innovation…
Nov 2022
Author(s): García Carpio, Juan Manuel
El trabajo estima el efecto del uso de las tecnologías de la información y comunicación (TIC) y de la inversión en Investigación y Desarrollo (I&D) sobre la productividad total de factores (PTF)…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The 2022 third quarter edition of the Quarterly Business Review (QBR) provides management with a status of the Bank's performance. The QBR reports on outputs, lending program priorities and…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodríguez Armas, Juan Carlos;Fernandini Puga, Manuel;Braly-Cartillier, Isabelle;Azar, Karina
Embora a crise gerada pelo COVID-19 tenha apenas aprofundado a vulnerabilidade anterior das micro, pequenas e médias empresas (MPMEs), surgem condições para estimular uma recuperação econômica…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodríguez Armas, Juan Carlos;Fernandini Puga, Manuel;Braly-Cartillier, Isabelle;Azar, Karina
Alors que la crise provoquée par la COVID-19 na fait qu’aggraver la vulnérabilité des micro, petites et moyennes entreprises (MPME), des conditions se dessinent pour favoriser une reprise économique…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodríguez Armas, Juan Carlos;Fernandini Puga, Manuel;Braly-Cartillier, Isabelle;Azar, Karina
Although the crisis generated by COVID-19 has only deepened the vulnerability of micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs), conditions are emerging to promote sustainable economic recovery…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodríguez Armas, Juan Carlos;Fernandini Puga, Manuel;Braly-Cartillier, Isabelle;Azar, Karina
Si bien la crisis generada por el COVID-19 no ha hecho más que profundizar la vulnerabilidad de las micro, pequeñas y medianas empresas (mipymes), surgen condiciones para impulsar una recuperación…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Dolabella, Marcelo;Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio
Online Technical Appendix to “Fighting Global Warming: Is Trade Policy in Latin America and the Caribbean a Help or a Hindrance?”It describes in more detail the data sources, the empirical strategy;…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD)
This guide presents the principles and rules for planning, creating, and conducting cybersecurity exercises, and the process of learning lessons from them. The document also discusses annual and…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Arteaga, Felipe;Elacqua, Gregory;Krussig, Thomas;Méndez, Carolina;Neilson, Christopher
This paper evaluates how new information influences families applica- tions and assignment outcomes in elementary school choice settings. Specifi- cally, using a multi-country RCT based in Tacna,…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Elacqua, Gregory;Jacas, Isabel;Krussig, Thomas;Méndez, Carolina;Neilson, Christopher
We study the welfare produced by a coordinated school assignment system that is based exclusively on minimizing distance to schools, comparing the matches it produces to a system that includes…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Garcimartín, Carlos;Roca, Jerónimo
En un contexto en el cual los hogares y empresas ya estaban pasando dificultades económicas por la crisis del COVID-19, los precios internacionales de los combustibles comenzaron a aumentar con el…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Guerrero Compeán, Roberto;Pazos, Nicolás;Bailey, Allison;Arkema, Katie;Ruckelshaus, Mary
This paper assesses the local economic impact of pelagic Sargassum seaweed washed ashore in tourism-heavy coastal zones in the Mexican State of Quintana Roo. The study relies on a carefully designed…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Guerrero Compeán, Roberto;Pazos, Nicolás;Bailey, Allison;Arkema, Katie;Ruckelshaus, Mary
Este estudio evalúa el impacto económico local del alga de sargazo pelágico, arrastrada por el mar a las zonas costeras de alto flujo turístico en el estado mexicano de Quintana Roo. El estudio se…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Echeverría, Lucía;Rucci, Graciana
La identificación y anticipación de la demanda de habilidades consiste en detectar los requerimientos actuales y las necesidades futuras del mercado laboral. Esta información permite guiar las…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Castrosin, María Pilar;Dominguez, Enrique;Siqueira Moraes, Marcos;Suárez-Alemán, Ancor;Vieitez Martínez, Daniel;García Canales, Fernando;Servén, Pablo Sebastián;Llorente Galán, Fernando
A lo largo de este documento se presentan una serie de criterios y cuestiones relevantes para guiar un proceso de priorización multisectorial de proyectos de Asociaciones Público-Privadas en…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Alviarez, Vanessa;Saad, Ayhab
Intra-firm trade, from parents to affiliates, has been combined with standard models of multinational production (MP) to deliver gravity-style predictions for foreign affiliates' sales.…