Dec 2013
Author(s): Suding, Paul Hugo
This technical note presents orientation for project teams and clients on how to reconcile the financing of chemical plants with climate change objectives. In lieu of minimum performance criteria, it…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Sanginés, Mario; Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol; Pimenta, Carlos; García Osío, Gustavo; Martínez Guzman, Juan Pablo; Marcel, Mario; Farias, Pedro; Crespi, Gustavo; Chrisney, Martin D.; Corbacho, Ana
The Fiscal Institutions of Tomorrow, the first publication in the series Institutions for People, addresses issues of public management that are key to economic development in Latin America and the…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Reymondin, Louis; Argote, Karolina; Jarvis, Andy; Navarrete, Carolina; Coca, Alejandro; Grossman, Denny; Villalba, Alberto; Suding, Paul Hugo
The present publication is a summary of the results from the five case studies including an overview of the methodology. VPS/ESG is further examining the possibilities of this methodology to use it…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
This paper discusses the merits of alternative definitions of the structural budget in the context of their use in the design and implementation of fiscal rules. To this end, the paper argues that…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
This paper describes the adoption and application of the structural fiscal balance rule in Chile, evaluates its outcomes after the first 10 years, and draws 10 lessons from the experiences that may…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Vergara, Walter; Rios, Ana R.; Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel; Gutman, Pablo; Isbell, Paul; Suding, Paul Hugo; Samaniego, Joseluis
This book is a joint effort lead by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in collaboration with the Economic Commission of Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Vergara, Walter; Rios, Ana R.; Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel; Gutman, Pablo; Isbell, Paul; Suding, Paul Hugo; Samaniego, Joseluis
El presente informe surge en el contexto de la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible que tuvo lugar en Río de Janeiro del 20 al 22 de junio de 2012. Aborda una realidad…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Armendáriz, Edna; de Michele, Roberto; Manzano, Osmel; Martel, Pedro
En Guatemala, el área rural ha estado significativamente rezagada con respecto al dinamismo del área urbana. Los déficits de capital humano y de infraestructura son más profundos, mientras que las…