A new World Bank study finds that some Chilean technicians with a two-year degree have education returns that are only slightly lower than those of professionals. (Photo: Dominic Chavez/World…

Diego Angel-Urdinola |

English version   En los últimos años, el interés hacia las imágenes satelitales se ha vuelto cada vez más fuerte. Herramientas como Google Earth, drones y microsatélites han acaparado los…

Sarah Elizabeth Antos, Nancy Lozano Gracia, Ana I. Aguilera |

The buzz around satellite imagery over the past few years has grown increasingly loud. Google Earth, drones, and microsatellites have grabbed headlines and slashed price tags. Urban planners are…

Sarah Elizabeth Antos, Nancy Lozano Gracia, Ana I. Aguilera |

An artist’s interpretation of the Attika Schools PPP Project in Greece, which reached financial close in Q2 2014 (Photo: World Fianance) In 2014, the 24 Schools Public-Private Partnership (PPP)…

Nikos Mantzoufas |

Build it well, build it wisely, and build it only once — How investing to create a permanent site for the Olympic Games, ideally in their historic home of Greece, could reduce waste, deliver…

Christopher Colford |

It has been almost four years since I first became involved with the regional public-private dialogue initiative, the Caribbean Growth Forum (CGF). In June 2012, I walked into the conference room…

Israel Mallett |

Andrea Rodríguez. Gabriel Munguía. Guillermo Esquivel. Alicia Azuzena. Daniela Lozano. Brandon Gómez. Carlos Caminos. Jorge Gutiérrez. Ariel Castillo. Todos vienen de un mismo país: El Salvador…

Humberto López, Àngels Masó |

“All roads lead to Rome” may have been true in ancient times, but policymakers during this Spring Meetings season in Washington have been focused on another classical crossroads: All roads now…

Christopher Colford |

El Vicepresidente del Banco Mundial para América Latina y el Caribe, Jorge Familiar, participó del IV Foro de #JóvenesenlaCumbre y debatió sobre educación, empleo, emprendimiento y otras…

Jorge Familiar |

Informed decision-making is crucial to the success of policies and reforms that foster growth and prosperity. So, how can we help decision makers make better decisions?
 

Marcela Rozo, Felipe Estefan, Luis Vélez Pretelt |