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Distributional Effects of Intergovernmental Transfers in Mexico (English)

A rigorous understanding of the developmental effect of fiscal transfers to subnational governments remains an important policy research issue globally. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9209 APR 09, 2020

Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos; Cadena,Kiyomi E.; Moreno Herrera,Laura Liliana Disclosed

The Effects of Local Market Concentration and International Competition on Firm Productivity : Evidence from Mexico (English)

Although market concentration is one of the main impediments to productivity growth globally, data constraints have limited its analysis to developed countries or cross-country studies based on definitions of market concentration across nations and industries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9210 APR 09, 2020

Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos; Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe; Barriga Cabanillas,Oscar Eduardo Disclosed

Mexico - 2019 Investment Policy and Regulatory Review (English)

This Investment Policy and Regulatory Review (IPRR) presents information on the legal and regulatory frameworks governing foreign direct investment (FDI) and competition that affect businesses and foreign investors in Mexico. ... See More +

Working Paper 147464 APR 01, 2020

Kher,Priyanka; Kusek,Peter; Eltgen,Maximilian Philip; Raslan,Azza Anwar Ahmed Disclosed

The Targeting Benefit of Conditional Cash Transfers (English)

Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) are a popular type of social welfare program that make payments to households conditional on human capital investments in children. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9101 JAN 06, 2020

Bergstrom,Katy Ann; Dodds,William Disclosed

Mexico - Can Mobile Tutors Improve Learning in Remote Schools (English)

Achieving inclusive and quality education for all is a global priority, and policymakers are still grappling with the best ways to ensure the poorest and most marginalized children are in school and learning. ... See More +

Brief 145540 JAN 01, 2020

Agostinelli, Francesco; Avitabile,Ciro; Bobba, Matteo; Sanchez,Alonso Disclosed

La Mejor Inversion : ¿Por Que es un Buen Negocio Financiar a la Mujer Emprendedora en Mexico? (Spanish)

Working Paper 146425 JAN 01, 2020

Marin De La Serna,Mario Adolfo; Etchegoyen,Jose Felix Disclosed

Por un Sistema de Proteccion Social Adaptativo : La Experiencia Mexicana en los Sismos de 2017 (Spanish)

Report 147190 JAN 01, 2020

Disclosed

Case Study - Breaking Paradigms to Develop Leaders for the Twenty-First Century (English)

Tec was founded in 1943 by a group of local business people who were concerned about a shortage of engineers and middle managers to support and enable Mexico´s nascent industrialization. ... See More +

Report 146348 DEC 31, 2019

Casanova,Ann Marie; Caballero,Alejandro; Kandri Rodi,Salah-Eddine; Kerr,Thomas Michael; Sterlin,Elena J. Disclosed

Opportunities for Environmentally Healthy, Inclusive, and Resilient Growth in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula (English)

Approximately 4.1 million people live in the three states of the Yucatán Peninsula: Quintana Roo, Yucatán, and Campeche. Some 30 municipalities are in a coastal territory of almost 2,000 linear kilometers, spanning the oil fields of the Gulf of Mexico to the world-renowned beaches of Cancún, just north of the second-largest barrier reef in the world. ... See More +

Publication 144653 DEC 27, 2019

Sanchez-Triana,Ernesto; Ruitenbeek,Herman Jack; Enriquez,Santiago; Siegmann,Katharina Disclosed

Addressing High School Dropouts with a Scalable Intervention : The Case of PODER (English)

Working with the Mexican Ministry of Education, this study piloted a scalable program to reduce high school dropout rates by focusing on socio-emotional skill development and mathematics tutoring. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9085 DEC 17, 2019

Avitabile,Ciro; Cuevas,Janina; De Hoyos Navarro,Rafael E.; Jamison,Julian C Disclosed

The Medium Term Impacts of Cash and In-kind Food Transfers on Learning (English)

This paper studies the medium-term impact of early-life welfare transfers on children's learning. It studies children who were exposed to the randomized controlled trial of the Mexico's Food Support Program (the Programa de Apoyo Alimentario, PAL), in which households were assigned to receive cash, in-kind food transfers, or nothing (a control). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9086 DEC 17, 2019

Avitabile,Ciro; Cunha,Jesse Matthew; Meilman Lomaz Cohn,Ricardo Disclosed

Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of Mexico (English)

Doing business 2020 is the 17th in a series of annual studies investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 143941 OCT 24, 2019

Disclosed

Too Much Energy : The Perverse Effect of Low Fuel Prices on Firms (English)

This paper provides novel evidence on the impact of changes in energy prices on manufacturing performance in two large developing economies -- Indonesia and Mexico. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9039 OCT 10, 2019

Cali,Massimiliano; Cantore,Nicola; Iacovone,Leonardo; Pereira Lopez,Mariana De La Paz; Presidente,Giorgio Disclosed

Poverty Convergence in a Time of Stagnation : A Municipal-Level Perspective from Mexico (1992-2014) (English)

This paper exploits a novel municipal-level data set to explore patterns of convergence in income and poverty in Mexico during 1992-2014. The paper finds that, despite a context of overall stagnant economic growth and poverty reduction, there is evidence of income and poverty convergence at the municipal level. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9038 OCT 09, 2019

Lopez-Calva,Luis-Felipe; Ortiz-Juarez,Eduardo; Rodriguez Castelan,Carlos Disclosed

Intergenerational Social Mobility Based on the Investments in Human Capital : Evidence of the Long-Term Results of PROSPERA in Health (Spanish)

Mexico's conditional cash transfer program, PROSPERA, has demonstrated short- and medium-term positive effects on health and education, including: increased children's height; decreased risky behaviors among adolescents, including the postponement of parenthood; and increased years of schooling. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9001 SEP 10, 2019

English Disclosed

Impacts of PROSPERA on Enrollment, School Trajectories, and Learning (Spanish)

Many studies have demonstrated that Mexico's conditional cash transfer program, PROSPERA, has substantial effects on educational attainment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9000 SEP 10, 2019

English Disclosed

Long-Term Study of PROSPERA on Intergenerational Occupational Mobility (Spanish)

Two decades after the inception of Mexico's conditional cash transfer program, PROSPERA, this study analyzes the intergenerational occupational mobility and occupational attainment of a group of rural beneficiary youths between ages 18 and 35 years, segmented into subgroups by sex, ethnic background and migratory status. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8999 SEP 10, 2019

English Disclosed

Long-Term Effects of PROSPERA on Welfare (Spanish)

The long-term effects of Mexico's conditional cash transfer program, PROSPERA, on poor households are of great interest to policy makers and academics alike. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9002 SEP 10, 2019

English Disclosed

Intergenerational Social Mobility Based on the Investments in Human Capital : Evidence of the Long-Term Results of PROSPERA in Health (English)

Mexico's conditional cash transfer program, PROSPERA, has demonstrated short- and medium-term positive effects on health and education, including: increased children's height; decreased risky behaviors among adolescents, including the postponement of parenthood; and increased years of schooling. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS9001 SEP 09, 2019

Gutierrez,Juan Pablo; Shamah-Levy,Teresa; Bertozzi,Stefano M.; Rivera-Dommarco,Juan A. Spanish Disclosed

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Distributional Effects of Intergovernmental Transfers in Mexico (English)
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APR 09, 2020 WPS9209 Policy Research Working Paper
The Effects of Local Market Concentration and International Competition on Firm Productivity : Evidence from Mexico (English)
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APR 09, 2020 WPS9210 Policy Research Working Paper
Mexico - 2019 Investment Policy and Regulatory Review (English)
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APR 01, 2020 147464 Working Paper
The Targeting Benefit of Conditional Cash Transfers (English)
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JAN 06, 2020 WPS9101 Policy Research Working Paper
Mexico - Can Mobile Tutors Improve Learning in Remote Schools (English)
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JAN 01, 2020 145540 Brief
La Mejor Inversion : ¿Por Que es un Buen Negocio Financiar a la Mujer Emprendedora en Mexico? (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2020 146425 Working Paper
Por un Sistema de Proteccion Social Adaptativo : La Experiencia Mexicana en los Sismos de 2017 (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2020 147190 Report
La Experiencia Subnacional de Mexico en el Fortalecimiento del Sistema de Proteccion Social para la Preparacion y Respuesta a Desastres : Estudio de Caso de Oaxaca - Resumen Ejecutivo (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2020 147191 Report
Case Study - Breaking Paradigms to Develop Leaders for the Twenty-First Century (English)
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DEC 31, 2019 146348 Report
Opportunities for Environmentally Healthy, Inclusive, and Resilient Growth in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula (English)
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DEC 27, 2019 144653 Publication
Addressing High School Dropouts with a Scalable Intervention : The Case of PODER (English)
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DEC 17, 2019 WPS9085 Policy Research Working Paper
The Medium Term Impacts of Cash and In-kind Food Transfers on Learning (English)
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DEC 17, 2019 WPS9086 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing Business 2020 : Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies - Economy Profile of Mexico (English)
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OCT 24, 2019 143941 Working Paper
Too Much Energy : The Perverse Effect of Low Fuel Prices on Firms (English)
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OCT 10, 2019 WPS9039 Policy Research Working Paper
Poverty Convergence in a Time of Stagnation : A Municipal-Level Perspective from Mexico (1992-2014) (English)
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OCT 09, 2019 WPS9038 Policy Research Working Paper
Intergenerational Social Mobility Based on the Investments in Human Capital : Evidence of the Long-Term Results of PROSPERA in Health (Spanish)
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SEP 10, 2019 WPS9001 Policy Research Working Paper English
Impacts of PROSPERA on Enrollment, School Trajectories, and Learning (Spanish)
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SEP 10, 2019 WPS9000 Policy Research Working Paper English
Long-Term Study of PROSPERA on Intergenerational Occupational Mobility (Spanish)
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SEP 10, 2019 WPS8999 Policy Research Working Paper English
Long-Term Effects of PROSPERA on Welfare (Spanish)
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SEP 10, 2019 WPS9002 Policy Research Working Paper English
Intergenerational Social Mobility Based on the Investments in Human Capital : Evidence of the Long-Term Results of PROSPERA in Health (English)
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SEP 09, 2019 WPS9001 Policy Research Working Paper Spanish