The promise of inclusive education in Latin America and the Caribbean is still far from achieved, especially for the thousands of children and youth with some disability in the region. The probability of attending school for children between 6 to 11 years with disabilities is 8 percentage points lower compared to children without disabilities. And in high school, this gap only … [Read more...] about How to achieve inclusive education in Latin America and the Caribbean
Suzanne Duryea is a Principal Research Economist in the Social Sector of the Inter-American Development Bank where her work focuses on youth development in Latin America and the Caribbean. Prior to joining the Social Sector Ms. Duryea worked as a Senior Economist in the Research Department of the IDB. Ms. Duryea’s publications have appeared in peer-reviewed journals such as Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Human Resources, and World Development. She is a research affiliate at the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan and a member of the 3IE expert roster on impact evaluation. Ms. Duryea holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Michigan and an undergraduate degree from Duke University.