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Training to Teach Science : Experimental Evidence from Argentina (English)

This paper evaluates the learning impact of different teacher training methods using a random controlled trial implemented in 70 state schools in Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8594 SEP 19, 2018

Albornoz,Facundo; Anauati,Maria Victoria; Furman,Melina Gabriela; Luzuriaga,Mariana; Podesta,Maria Eugenia; Taylor,Ines Disclosed

Strengthening Argentina’s integration into the global economy : policy proposals for trade, investment, and competition (English)

Argentina needs to lift and stabilize economic growth to create more and better jobs while reigniting productivity to bring income closer to that of more advanced economies. ... See More +

Publication 125115 APR 10, 2018

Martinez Licetti,Martha; Iootty,Mariana; Goodwin,Tanja K.; Signoret,Jose E. Spanish Disclosed

Hit and run ? income shocks and school dropouts in Latin America (English)

How do labor income shocks affect household investment in upper secondary and tertiary schooling? Using longitudinal data from 2005-15 for Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico, this paper explores the effect of a negative household income shock on the enrollment status of youth ages 15 to 25. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8344 FEB 20, 2018

Cerutti,Paula Maria; Crivellaro,Elena; Reyes,German Jeremias; Sousa,Liliana Do Couto Disclosed

Investment in ICT, productivity, and labor demand : the case of Argentina (English)

This paper explores the impact of the adoption of information and communications technology on firm performance and labor market outcomes using a firm survey from the manufacturing sector in Argentina. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8325 JAN 31, 2018

Brambilla,Irene; Tortarolo,Darío Disclosed

Argentina : Towards Universal Health Coverage – Challenges and Opportunities (Spanish)

This document aims at evaluating the main challenges of Argentina’s health system and at providing policy options to overcome these challenges and progress towards Universal Health Coverage (UHC). ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 122959 DEC 01, 2017

Disclosed

Optimización de la inversión en VIH/SIDA en Argentina (Spanish)

El objetivo del estudio es realizar el análisis de eficiencia distributiva de VIH mediante una herramienta técnica denominada Óptima VIH, que consiste en un modelo matemático de progresión de la transmisión y la enfermedad del VIH, que utiliza un análisis integrado de datos de la epidemia, del programa y de sus costos, para determinar la distribución óptima de las inversiones necesarias para atender mejor las necesidades de VIH. ... See More +

Working Paper 124335 DEC 01, 2017

Calvo,Nashira; Lavadenz,Fernando; Reporter,Iyanoosh; Petravic,Janka; Pantanali,Carla; Lavadenz,Camila Disclosed

Teaching with the test : experimental evidence on diagnostic feedback and capacity building for public schools in Argentina (English)

Despite the recent growth in the number of large-scale student assessments, there is little evidence on their potential to inform improvements in school management and classroom instruction in developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8261 NOV 28, 2017

De Hoyos Navarro,Rafael E.; Ganimian,Alejandro Jorge; Holland,Peter Anthony Disclosed

Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Argentina (English)

Doing Business 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 120822 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

Technological change and the labor market in Argentina and Uruguay : a task content analysis (English)

The objective of this paper is to analyze the employment profile trends in Argentina and Uruguay according to the task content performed by the workers in their jobs. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8215 OCT 12, 2017

Apella,Ignacio Raul; Zunino,Gonzalo Disclosed

Buses, houses or cash ? socio-economic, spatial and environmental consequences of reforming public transport subsidies in Buenos Aires (English)

Transit subsidies in the urban area of Buenos Aires are high, amounting to a total of US$5 billion for 2012. They have been challenged on several counts: suspected of driving urban sprawl and associated infrastructure costs, diverting resources from system maintenance, and failing to reach the poor among others. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8166 AUG 14, 2017

Avner,Paolo; Mehndiratta,Shomik Raj; Viguie,Vincent; Hallegatte,Stephane Disclosed

Argentina - Assessment of capital market mechanisms for financing of SMEs (English)

This document has the purpose of identifying and describing actions that could aid in facilitating the financing of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through instruments channeled via the capital markets. ... See More +

Working Paper 117055 JUN 28, 2017

.org;; 000012349:John Daniel Pollner:jpollner@worldbank Disclosed

Argentina - Capital market financing for infrastructure (English)

Argentina’s improved sovereign credit rating has helped to spur the recent sub-sovereign and corporate bond issues. In early April 2016, Standard & Poor’s upgraded Argentina’s sovereign ratings for local and foreign currency debt to B from B-. ... See More +

Working Paper 117054 JUN 28, 2017

.org;; 000012349:John Daniel Pollner:jpollner@worldbank Disclosed

Argentina - Developing deep and sustainable housing finance markets (English)

The housing deficit in Argentina is estimated to affect 6 million out of the 24 million households nationally. Macro-economic turmoil has contributed to this imbalance in two ways. ... See More +

Working Paper 117110 JUN 01, 2017

.org;; 000012349:John Daniel Pollner:jpollner@worldbank Disclosed

Enterprise surveys : Argentina country profile 2017 (English)

The enterprise surveys (ES) focus on many aspects of the business environment. These factors can be accommodating or constraining for firms and play an important role in whether an economy’s private sector will thrive or not. ... See More +

Working Paper 129269 JAN 01, 2017

Disclosed

Clean and inclusive cities in Argentina (English)

This document reviews the existing information on solid waste management and city cleanliness to understand how the country’s municipalities are responding to this important challenge and how these services are supporting the growing urban agglomerations in the country. ... See More +

Working Paper 120113 NOV 01, 2016

Spanish Disclosed

Clean and inclusive cities in Argentina (Spanish)

This document reviews the existing information on solid waste management and city cleanliness to understand how the country’s municipalities are responding to this important challenge and how these services are supporting the growing urban agglomerations in the country. ... See More +

Working Paper 120113 NOV 01, 2016

English Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Argentina (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Argentina. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 109639 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015 (English)

This paper explores the hypothesis that the credibility of economic policy making in Argentina (or lack thereof) has impacted the volatility of economic performance. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7870 OCT 20, 2016

Rosenblatt,David Disclosed

Leveraging the potential of Argentine cities : a framework for policy action (English)

Argentina’s path to economic prosperity is through efficient, sustainable and economically thriving cities. Not only are cities a spatial concentration of people, but also they generate agglomeration economies by concentrating ideas, talent, and knowledge. ... See More +

Publication 109359 OCT 18, 2016

Muzzini,Elisa; Eraso Puig,Beatriz; Anapolsky,Sebastian; Lonnberg,Tara; Mora,Viviana Catalina Disclosed

Argentina - Capital market assessment and development prospects (English)

This report represents a high-level diagnostic of the capital market in Argentina, its potential for corporate, SME and infrastructure financing, and proposed actions to unlock such potential, as well as the respective roles of financial authorities and market participants. ... See More +

Working Paper 117059 OCT 01, 2016

.org;; 000012349:John Daniel Pollner:jpollner@worldbank Disclosed

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Training to Teach Science : Experimental Evidence from Argentina (English)
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SEP 19, 2018 WPS8594 Policy Research Working Paper
Strengthening Argentina’s integration into the global economy : policy proposals for trade, investment, and competition (English)
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APR 10, 2018 125115 Publication Spanish
Hit and run ? income shocks and school dropouts in Latin America (English)
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FEB 20, 2018 WPS8344 Policy Research Working Paper
Investment in ICT, productivity, and labor demand : the case of Argentina (English)
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JAN 31, 2018 WPS8325 Policy Research Working Paper
Argentina : Towards Universal Health Coverage – Challenges and Opportunities (Spanish)
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DEC 01, 2017 122959 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Optimización de la inversión en VIH/SIDA en Argentina (Spanish)
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DEC 01, 2017 124335 Working Paper
Teaching with the test : experimental evidence on diagnostic feedback and capacity building for public schools in Argentina (English)
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NOV 28, 2017 WPS8261 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Argentina (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 120822 Working Paper
Technological change and the labor market in Argentina and Uruguay : a task content analysis (English)
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OCT 12, 2017 WPS8215 Policy Research Working Paper
Buses, houses or cash ? socio-economic, spatial and environmental consequences of reforming public transport subsidies in Buenos Aires (English)
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AUG 14, 2017 WPS8166 Policy Research Working Paper
Argentina - Assessment of capital market mechanisms for financing of SMEs (English)
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JUN 28, 2017 117055 Working Paper
Argentina - Capital market financing for infrastructure (English)
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JUN 28, 2017 117054 Working Paper
Argentina - Developing deep and sustainable housing finance markets (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 117110 Working Paper
Enterprise surveys : Argentina country profile 2017 (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 129269 Working Paper
Clean and inclusive cities in Argentina (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 120113 Working Paper Spanish
Clean and inclusive cities in Argentina (Spanish)
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NOV 01, 2016 120113 Working Paper English
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Argentina (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109639 Working Paper
The credibility of economic policy making in Argentina, 1989-2015 (English)
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OCT 20, 2016 WPS7870 Policy Research Working Paper
Leveraging the potential of Argentine cities : a framework for policy action (English)
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OCT 18, 2016 109359 Publication
Argentina - Capital market assessment and development prospects (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 117059 Working Paper