Jun 2014
Author(s): Cuesta, Juan Pablo; Martínez Guzman, Juan Pablo
For at least the past 10 years, the Government of Guyana has been implementing reforms aimed at improving public sector efficiency and effectiveness. In the past few years, special attention has been…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Marcel, Mario; Guzmán S., Marcela; Sanginés, Mario
En este libro se busca explorar la relación entre presupuesto y desempeño de la gestión pública en el contexto propio de los países emergentes en general, y de América Latina en particular. Se toma…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Reymondin, Louis; Coca, Alejandro; Arango, David; Jarvis, Andy; Navarrete, Carolina; Suding, Paul Hugo; Watkins, Graham George
Deforestation as one of the potential indirect impacts of infrastructure development has increasingly become an important issue in the development community. While questions concerning the drivers…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Auguste, Sebastián; Moya, Ramiro; Sookram, Sandra
This work analyzes housing finance in Trinidad and Tobago during the last 20 years. The period covered is influenced by an economic bonanza led by the energy sector. Housing prices in this period…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Auguste, Sebastián; Bebczuk, Ricardo N.; Moya, Ramiro
This paper analyzes mortgage loan demand in Argentina using a new survey administered in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area. It finds that recurring macro volatility and violation of financial…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Cristini, Marcela; Moya, Ramiro; Bermúdez, Guillermo
In the last three decades, the supply of housing in Argentina has not kept pace with demand. This study analyzes the main drivers of Argentina's housing market and relates them to the…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Iqbal, Fareeha Y.; Suding, Paul Hugo
This paper explores options to minimize threats posed to IDB-financed physical investments by the impacts of climate change. A large proportion of projects are implemented in climate-sensitive…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Marchionni, Mariana; Conconi, Adriana; Caporale, Joaquín; Porto, Natalia
Este trabajo se concentra en las enfermedades crónicas no transmisibles (EC), sus factores de riesgo evitables (FR) y las medidas preventivas que se aplican en la Argentina. En particular se…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Cuenin, Fernando; Moya, Ramiro
La presente nota técnica analiza en qué medida los cambios en las políticas de vivienda en Argentina en los últimos 30 años pueden haber impactado los principales resultados habitacionales observados…