May 2019
Author(s): Manners-Bell, John
This study examines the key technological and economic innovations which are being developed in the global logistics and supply chain industry. It categorizes these innovations into automation;…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Forteza, Jorge; Millán, Maria Florencia; Day, Jorge; Fiadone, Rodolfo; Ochoa, Raúl
En el marco de las actividades preparatorias para la Asamblea Anual de Gobernadores del Banco de 2018, que tuvo lugar en la ciudad de Mendoza, el gobierno de la Provincia solicitó un apoyo específico…
Oct 2018
Author(s): López, Arnoldo; Ventosa-Santaulària, Daniel
Over the last three decades, Mexico’s macroeconomic policy has been driven by a sound orthodox strategy: an open economy via many trade agreements signed since the mid-1980s, a nominal exchange rate…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Granada, Isabel; Fioravanti, Reinaldo; Deambrosi, Sergio; Gutiérrez, Maria Clara; Caldo, Alejandra; Benavides, Juan; Martínez, Marelia
Este documento tiene como objetivo presentar un recuento del desarrollo del sector logístico en Panamá y de las operaciones específicas de apoyo del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo al Gobierno…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Peters, Amos
This paper’s primary goal is to determine the size of the informal sector in the heterogeneous Caribbean countries. The informal economic activities of a country have several implications for their…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Guerrero, Pablo
El transporte automotor de carga (TAC) es el modo de transporte terrestre más importante en América Latina: al TAC le corresponde la movilización de más del 70% de las cargas nacionales de la región…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are major sources of natural resource consumption and environmental impacts such as greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. At the same time, MSMEs make up a…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Salo, James
Managing value chain environmental impacts and natural resource use has become an important consideration in the purchasing decisions of large publicly traded companies. Suppliers, including micro,…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Hoffmann, Bridget
This paper uses willingness to pay (WTP) data from a field experiment in Hyderabad, India in 2013 to determine whether non-monetary prices better target health products to the poor than monetary…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Rodríguez, Raúl; Montanez, Leopoldo; Pereira, Pablo A.; Veverka, Jacob; Granada, Isabel
Esta guía pretende abordar la temática logística desde un punto de vista teórico, práctico y operativo. Sintetiza aspectos conceptuales y prácticos de la logística de cargas. Se estructura en tres…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Granada, Isabel; Pinto Ayala, Ana María; Montanez, Leopoldo; Gómez Gélvez, Julian
Este informe contiene los resultados de la síntesis y evaluación del Programa de Apoyo a la Política Nacional Logística.
Aug 2015
Author(s): Santa Gadea, Rosario
Trade and investment have been the main drivers of economic development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and in the member countries of the Pacific Alliance (Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
TEST The IDB's Freight Logistics Statistics Yearbook is the first regional effort to collect and standardize data from the sector in 26 borrowing member countries of the Bank. Data is compiled…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Anuario Estadístico de Logística de Carga del BID es el primer esfuerzo regional de recolección y estandarización de datos del sector en los 26 países miembros prestatarios del Banco. Las fuentes…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The INTAL Monthly Newsletter reports on developments in integration and trade across Latin American and the Caribbean. It also serves as a forum for discussing the IDB's activities related to…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La carta mensual del INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. También es el medio para difundir las actividades realizadas…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID)
A carta mensal do INTAL informa sobre os desenvolvimentos nas áreas de integração e comércio nas regiões da América Latina e do Caribe. É também um meio de difusão das atividades do BID sobre estes…
Jul 2002
Author(s): Mendoza, Enrique G.
Financial contagion and Sudden Stops of capital inflows experienced in emerging-markets crises may originate in an explosive mix of lack of policy credibility and world capital market imperfections…