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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

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Latin America and the Caribbean Publications

 

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  • World Bank Group (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2018-07)
    The present report summarizes the evidence and findings from a series of studies and new data collection around water supply, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) and poverty. This WASH ...
  • Adelman, Melissa; Haimovich, Francisco; Ham, Andres; Vazquez, Emmanuel (Taylor and Francis, 2018)
    School dropout is a growing concern across Latin America because of its negative social and economic consequences. Identifying who is likely to drop out, and therefore could be targeted for interventions, is a well-studied ...
  • Holcombe, Elizabeth A.; Berg, Erlend; Smith, Sarah; Anderson, Malcolm G.; Holm-Nielsen, Niels (Taylor and Francis, 2018)
    Donor-funded infrastructure projects may focus on construction and neglect longer-term sustainability. Engaging local communities has been proposed as way of inducing ongoing maintenance by facilitating coordination and a ...
  • Bettin, Giulia; Presbitero, Andrea F.; Spatafora, Nikola L. (Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the World Bank, 2017-02)
    This paper examines how international remittances are affected by structural characteristics, macroeconomic conditions, and adverse shocks in recipient economies. We exploit a novel, rich panel data set, covering bilateral ...
  • World Bank Group (World Bank, Washington, DC, 2017-05)
    The Country Opinion Survey in Uruguay assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Uruguay perceive the WBG. It provides the WBG with ...