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Daniel Ortega
Director of Impact Evaluation and Policy Learning

Ph.D. in Economics form the University of Maryland College Park (USA). Master in Economics from the same university. B.A. in Economics form Universidad Central de Venezuela. He is also Associate Professor at Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA).

Previously he was research economist at the Economic Advisory Office to the National Assembly of Venezuela (2002-2004).

 

Recent publications
  • Reciprocity and Willingness to Pay Taxes: Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Latin America.Economía, 16(2), 55-87, 2016 (with L. Ronconi and P. Sanguinetti)
  • The Price of Political Opposition: Evidence from Venezuela's Maisanta. American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 196-214, 2011 (with C. Hsieh, E. Miguel and F. Rodriguez)
  • Human Development of Peoples. Journal of Human Development and Capabilities, 11(2), 229-257, 2010
  • The Effect of Wage Compression and Alternative Labor Market Opportunities on Teacher Quality in Venezuela. Economics of Education Review, 29(5), 760-771, 2010
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img - Investment opportunities to meet growing airport demand in Latin America
Investment opportunities to meet growing airport demand in Latin America
Investments needed to increase the sector’s capacity are estimated at USD 53.15 billion, according to a study conducted by CAF in order to help define a long-term strategic regional agenda to boost...
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Uruguay's challenges regarding skills for work and life
The time that parents dedicate to their children, quality of education, and the reduction of the drop-out rate, as well as youth employment, are basic pillars in the development of skills of U...
¿How can we have a more effective state?
In recent years, the development debate has focused more on defining what are the best policies for growth and social inclusion and less on the capabilities of the agencies charged with implem...
How can we improve access to and quality of public services?
Guillermo Perry, former Minister of Finance of Colombia, and Laura Trucco, of the NYU Development Center, explain what is needed to have effective and quality services 
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CAF and SEGIB Boost Productive Transformation and Entrepreneurship in Latin America
CAF provided technical and financial support for the "Do Business in Latin America" report, which highlighted the importance of furthering innovation in a transversal manner and improving liaison b...
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img - 2018 EDR Presentation in Chile
2018 EDR Presentation in Chile
Latin America faces the challenge of achieving significant growth in productivity to ensure the well-being enjoyed in the most developed countries. The 2018 CAF Economy and Development Report analy...
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2018 EDR Presentation in Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Latin America faces the challenge of achieving significant growth in productivity to ensure the well-being enjoyed in the most developed countries. The 2018 CAF Economy and Development Report analy...
img - 2018 EDR Presentation in Córdoba, Argentina
2018 EDR Presentation in Córdoba, Argentina
Latin America faces the challenge of achieving significant growth in productivity to ensure the well-being enjoyed in most developed countries. The 2018 CAF Economy and Development Report analyzes ...
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Forum: 'Hidden' poverty and inequality.
CAF-development bank of Latin America- and the Social Debt Observatory of the Catholic University of Argentina invite you to attend the “‘Hidden’ poverty and inequality forum. Social innovation and...
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Report on Economic Development (RED) 2017 presentation in Europe
CAF –development bank of Latin America- will present its 2017 Report on Economic Development (RED), “Urban Growth and Access to Opportunities: a challenge for Latin America” in Europe, at Sciences ...