EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

How Much Does Technology Affect the Management of Cities in Latin American and the Caribbean

Morgane De Halleux, Antonio Estache and Tomas Serebrisky ()

No 2018-24, Working Papers ECARES from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Abstract: The paper produces a new performance ranking of 27 cities in Latin American and the Caribbean based on a composite indicator of six broad policy dimensions reflecting the quality of city management. A correlation of the results with the information and communications technology (ICT) characterization of each city suggests that the fast growing digitalisation option are not yet influencing significantly urban management in the region. Whether this is due to technological constraints or to a lack of skills or political will is unclear.

Keywords: Technology; cities; Latin America; Caribbean (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-lam and nep-ure
Date: 2018-09
References: View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Published by:

Downloads: (external link)
https://dipot.ulb.ac.be/dspace/bitstream/2013/2771 ... E_SEREBRISKY-how.pdf Œuvre complète ou partie de l'œuvre (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:eca:wpaper:2013/277147

Ordering information: This working paper can be ordered from
http://hdl.handle.ne ... lb.ac.be:2013/277147

Access Statistics for this paper

More papers in Working Papers ECARES from ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Benoit Pauwels ().

 
Page updated 2019-10-16
Handle: RePEc:eca:wpaper:2013/277147