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    • RED 2016. More Skills for Work and Life: The contributions of Families, Schools, Jobs, and the Social Environment 

      Berniell, Lucila; de la Mata, Dolores; Bernal, Raquel; Camacho, Adriana; Barrera-Osorio, Felipe; Álvarez, Fernando; Brassiolo, Pablo; Vargas, Juan (CAF; Caracas, 2017-06-16)
      Skills are the mainstay of human capital. They are the capabilities that a person has to effectively solve different problems. Skills include not only knowledge or abstract reasoning, but also aspects of personality, beliefs ...
    • RED 2017. Crecimiento urbano y acceso a oportunidades: un desafío para América Latina 

      Daude, Christian; Fajardo, Gustavo; Brassiolo, Pablo; Estrada, Ricardo; Goytia, Cynthia; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Álvarez, Fernando; Vargas, Juan (CAF; Bogotá, 2017-09-13)
      Este reporte constituye un esfuerzo por entender los retos más críticos que las ciudades de América Latina enfrentan actualmente para su desarrollo. Para ello se resalta el concepto de accesibilidad, es decir la capacidad ...
    • RED 2017. Urban growth and access to opportunities: a challenge for Latin America 

      Vargas, Juan; Brassiolo, Pablo; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Daude, Christian; Goytia, Cynthia; Álvarez, Fernando; Estrada, Ricardo; Fajardo, Gustavo (CAF; Bogotá, 2017-09-14)
      This report seeks to understand the most critical development challenges currently faced by Latin American cities. Special attention is given to the concept of accessibility, that is, the capacity of households and firms ...
    • RED 2018. Instituciones para la productividad: hacia un mejor entorno empresarial 

      Álvarez, Fernando; Eslava, Marcela; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Toledo, Manuel; Alves, Guillermo; Daude, Christian; Allub, Lian (CAF; Caracas, 2018-11-08)
      En las últimas décadas los latinoamericanos han presenciado movimientos más o menos explícitos de los diferentes países que convergen en objetivos comunes y que podrían denominarse “pactos”, entendidos como amplios consensos ...
    • RED 2018: Institutions for productivity: towards a better business environment 

      Álvarez, Fernando; Eslava, Marcela; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Toledo, Manuel; Eslava, Marcela; Alves, Guillermo; Daude, Christian; Allub, Lian (CAF; Caracas, 2019-03-22)
      In the last decades, many countries in Latin America have experienced a shift in policies towards the pursuit of common objectives that can be deemed social pacts, understood as broad political consensus. In the 1990s, we ...
    • RED 2019: Integridad en las políticas públicas. Claves para prevenir la corrupción 

      Fajardo, Gustavo; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Vargas, Juan; Brassiolo, Pablo; Estrada, Ricardo; Berniell, Lucila; de la Mata, Dolores (CAF; Caracas, 2019-11-07)
      La corrupción está instalada desde hace tiempo en América Latina como una de las principales preocupaciones de la población. Razones no faltan, pues las consecuencias de este problema sobre el desarrollo no deben subestimarse. ...
    • RED 2019: Integrity in public policy. Keys to prevent corruption 

      Fajardo, Gustavo; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Vargas, Juan; Brassiolo, Pablo; Estrada, Ricardo; Berniell, Lucila; de la Mata, Dolores (CAF; Caracas, 2020-03-23)
      Corruption has long been installed in Latin America as one of the main concerns of the population. Reasons are not lacking, since the consequences of this problem on development should not be underestimated. In addition ...
    • Towards a safer Latin America. A new perspective to prevent and control crime 

      Sanguinetti, Pablo; Ortega, Daniel; Berniell, Lucila; Álvarez, Fernando; Mejía, Daniel; Castillo, Juan Camilo; Brassiolo, Pablo (CAF; Bogotá, 2015-04)
      This year’s Report on Economics and Development (RED) proposes an approach for the analysis of insecurity in which crime results from decisions made by individuals in a particular situation. While it is true that beliefs, ...