Jun 2019
Author(s): Albrieu, Ramiro; Basco, Ana Inés; Brest López, Caterina; De Azevedo, Belisario; Peirano, Fernando; Rapetti, Martín; Vienni, Gabriel
La transformación tecnológica en curso revoluciona los modelos tradicionales de producción, comercio e integración de América Latina y El Caribe; modificando la configuración y la dinámica del…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo
Costa Rica es un país que ha logrado una transformación productiva importante de su economía, así como un razonable crecimiento económico durante las últimas tres décadas mediante políticas de…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Stein, Ernesto H.; Cornick, Jorge; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Rivas, Gonzalo
Productive development policies (PDPs) are notoriously hard. They involve a daunting level of technical detail, require public-private collaboration, are in constant danger of capture, and demand…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This paper addresses five disruptive technologies that are driving massive economic transformation and that will be critical areas for public policy formulation and implementation in the region in…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Se espera que la Revolución Digital, también conocida como la Cuarta Revolución Industrial, supere las anteriores transformaciones económicas en cuanto a escala, alcance y complejidad. Las…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Sabel, Charles; Stein, Ernesto H.; Trejos, Alberto
This paper summarizes the findings of the recent Inter-American Development Bank book Two to Tango: Public-Private Collaboration Productive Development Policies, based on case studies of 25…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Oddone, Nahuel
A partir de un análisis de importaciones del Ministerio de Economía de El Salvador en 2016, se seleccionaron cinco cadenas de valor para investigar el potencial de incremento del valor agregado…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Castro, Lucio; Szenkman, Paula
Evidencia reciente sugiere que el éxito o el fracaso de las políticas de desarrollo productivo (PDP) depende, en gran medida, no tanto de las características particulares de las políticas sino de las…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
This report combines development and growth accounting exercises with economic theory to estimate the relative importance of total factor productivity and the accumulation of factors of production in…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Rabellotti, Roberta; Giuliani, Elisa; Alexander, Rachel
The aim of this paper is to map Caribbean clusters and identify their specific characteristics based on existing literature and available empirical evidence. A desk review of 32 clusters distributed…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Azevedo, Paulo F.; Saes, Maria Sylvia; Schneider, Paula Sarita Bigio; Carvalho, Thiago Bernardino de; Francischini, Andresa Silva Neto; Santana, Synthia Kariny Silva de; Morgulis, Maria Clara de Azevedo
This paper presents and comparatively analyzes three case studies of productive development agencies (PDAs) in Brazil: Embrapa, Finep, and ABC Foundation. Following a discussion of the main…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Cornick, Jorge; Trejos, Alberto
This paper explores the development of public sector capabilities for Productive Development Policies in Costa Rica through four case studies of successful experiences, with less successful cases…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Belmar, Christian; Aravena, Dayana; Guarda, Nicolás
El trabajo analiza la importancia de la infraestructura de la calidad (IC), como factor de competitividad para la economía chilena. Se resaltan los aspectos para profundizar el desarrollo del sistema…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Uyarra, Elvira; Moñux, Diego; Li, Yanchao; Esteban, Adrián; Rigby, John; Ospina, María José; Edler, Jakob
Public procurement accounts for a significant proportion of overall demand for goods and services. Thus, it could be a useful tool for fostering innovation and economic growth. While interest in the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Bianchi, Carlos; Pittaluga, Lucía; Fuentes, Guillermo
En este trabajo se analizan tres organizaciones que implementan políticas de desarrollo productivo en Uruguay: la Dirección Nacional de Recursos Naturales Renovables, los consejos sectoriales, y la…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Devlin, Robert; Pietrobelli, Carlo
In recent years, there has been renewed interest in the use of industrial polices. The need for modern industrial policies has been increasingly acknowledged in the literature and by the praxis of…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Finchelstein, Diego; Hallak, Juan Carlos; Wersocky, Matías Ariel
Este trabajo examina el Sistema Nacional de Calidad (SNC) en Argentina. La primera parte describe la composición y el funcionamiento del sistema. La segunda presenta dos estudios de caso en los…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Casaburi, Gabriel; Crespi, Gustavo; De León, Ignacio L.; Figal Garone, Lucas; Grazzi, Matteo; Guaipatín, Carlos; Katz, Jorge; Llisterri, Juan J.; Maffioli, Alessandro; Navarro, Juan Carlos; Olivari, Jocelyn; Pietrobelli, Carlo; Suaznabar, Claudia; Vargas, Fernando
Este libro desea reflejar el paso de la política de innovación en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) hacia una etapa de creciente sofisticación y de mayor impacto sobre el desarrollo. Una evolución…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Sabel, Charles; Stein, Ernesto H.; Trejos, Alberto
It takes two to tango. Strong public-private collaboration is key for discovering and implementing effective productive development policies to bring out the best in existing economic activities and…
May 2016
Author(s): Rodríguez-Apolinar, Sergio; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
This paper combines development accounting exercises with economic theory to assess the importance of total factor productivity and the accumulation of factors of production as engines of growth in…