Foto: I-stock Este blog fue originalmente publicado en inglés en Brookings Future Development. Hace aproximadamente un mes, Brookings Metro publicó un informe en el que advirtió que, tal como los…

Hernan Winkler, Luc Christiaensen, Erhan Artuc |

Para 2050, unos 875 millones de personas habrán emigrado (PDF, en inglés) en el mundo, y por ello ha aumentado el interés acerca de la relación entre las políticas de desarrollo y un fenómeno tan…

Ugo Gentilini, Samik Adhikari |

Amid the recent rise of populism and protectionism, the labor market implications of trade have increasingly moved to the center of political and economic debates. Autor et al (2013), in an…

Ha Minh Nguyen |

Rapid progress in digital technology, behavioral economics, evaluation methods, and the connectivity of youth in the developing world generates a stream of real-time insights and opportunities in…

Namita Datta, Jose Manuel Romero |

Open data gives us the power to innovate and be competitive at the local and global level—but how do we unleash the potential to do more with data? (Photo: Arne Hoel / World Bank) Every day, more…

Jimena Luna, Ammar Khalid |

Even if the technologies are available, businesses and individuals often lack the necessary skills to use them. And these skill gaps exist at multiple levels. (Photo: Arne Hoel/World Bank) As we…

Luc Christiaensen, Siddhartha Raja |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English مازالت معالجة الفروق بين الجنسين في معدلات المشاركة في قوة العمل شاغلا رئيسيا في العديد من البلدان، ولكن الأهم من ذلك التركيز على نوعية الوظائف وفرص…

Namita Datta |

While addressing gender gaps in labor force participation rates remains a key concern in several countries, it is even more critical to focus on the quality of the jobs to which women have access…

Namita Datta |

In the ongoing debate about the benefits of trade, we must not lose sight of a vital fact. Trade and global integration have raised incomes across the world, while dramatically cutting poverty and…

Ana Revenga, Anabel Gonzalez |

最近,美国总统奥巴马在诺贝尔奖获奖者名单公布后表示:“美国共有6名科学家和研究人员获得了诺贝尔奖,他们无一例外都是移民。”   互联网上对这一表述进行了热议。怎么可能不是这种情况呢?   这一公布适逢其时。世界银行新发表的一篇研究论文指出,不仅美国的这些获奖者都是移民,而且研究发现,美国现已成为越来越多全世界高技能移民居住的四个国家之一。其余三国是英国、加拿大和澳大利亚。

Bassam Sebti |