May 2019
Author(s): Souza, Mara; Jaldin, Mónica; Márquez, Mauricio; Astorga, Ignacio; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor
Esta Nota Técnica tiene por finalidad dar a conocer cómo las Asociaciones Público Privadas (APP) de Salud plantean nuevas oportunidades y desafíos para la gestión de las tecnologías sanitarias de los…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Anaya, Fernando
This study describes the options for introducing natural gas in the Caribbean region and includes an economic assessment of the cost of natural gas to each of the countries. The natural gas can…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
A new generation of quantum technologies will cut across most of the emerging technologies we know today, empowering many of them and threatening the security of others. They will also disrupt…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Allende López, Marcos; Da Silva, Marcelo Madeira
Actualmente está naciendo una nueva generación de tecnologías cuánticas altamente disruptivas con potencial para afectar transversalmente a la mayoría de las tecnologías emergentes que conocemos,…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Sa, Paulo de; Espinasa, Ramón
This report reviews the policies adopted for the management of mineral revenues in resource rich countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with the aim of distilling good practices that could be…
May 2017
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Anaya, Fernando
La presente publicación tiene por objetivo evaluar la introducción del gas natural como opción energética en Centroamérica en base a la estimación de la demanda potencial, análisis de estrategias y…
May 2017
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Yépez-García, Ariel
The paper investigates the determinants of household energy spending and energy budget shares, with a focus on understanding their non-linear relationship with income, and the presence of economies…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Breve is based on the original thesis work and on a webinar presented by Dr. Fábio Ferride-Barros regarding the "Ethics of Health Resources Allocation in the Publicly Financed Health Care…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Este Breve se basa en el trabajo de tesis original y un seminario virtual presentado por el Dr. Fábio Ferri-de-Barros sobre "La ética en la asignaciónde recursos públicos de salud en el sistema…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón; Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto; Anaya, Fernando
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Energy Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to increase…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón; Medina, Ramón; Tarre, Gustavo
Este estudio tiene como objeto comparar los marcos regulatorios de América Latina, centrándose en Brasil, Colombia, México y Venezuela, con la finalidad comprender cómo afectan el panorama petrolero.
Aug 2016
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Levy, Alberto; Valencia J., Adriana M.
The analysis is informed by the particular circumstances and needs of each country, as well as by the goals of key regional energy integration initiatives. The energy sector is referred to here as…
Aug 2016
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Levy, Alberto; Valencia J., Adriana M.
Este documento presenta una revisión de la literatura internacional reciente sobre los hallazgos acerca de las políticas energéticas, programas y desafíos que enfrenta la región de América Latina y…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Ministerio de Salud de Costa Rica, en cabeza del actual Ministro de Salud Dr. Fernando Llorca, ha asumido el compromiso de crear en su paísuna entidad de ETS para fortalecer el proceso de toma de…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Walter, Martin
This note provides a snapshot of key indicators of the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) extractives sector: the basic elements underpinning current debates. The first section examines LAC…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Mercer-Blackman, Valerie
In this paper, the author examines the current structure of the tax system for hydrocarbon production in Trinidad and Tobago in light of global trends in hydrocarbon taxation. Some of the main…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar
This case study, an input to a comparative project evaluation of IDB-supported urban transport projects, examines the project's design, implementation, results, and sustainability. It starts by…
May 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Trinidad and Tobago faces a challenge with regards to climate change. The country contributes less than 1.0 % of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions but its annual emissions per capita rank very…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Casas-Alatriste, José Antonio; Espinasa, Ramón
This study results from a need to have more precise knowledge of the recently approved Energy Reform, and its secondary laws and regulations. It identifies opportunities that may arise for…