Nov 2014
Author(s): Khan, Sarosh R.; Ruprah, Inder J.
Given that the Caribbean region remains open to external vulnerabilities, fiscal policy is a critical tool in managing debt sustainability. But since fiscal outcomes have been persistently poor in…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
Climate change (CC) poses important risks to development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Climate adaptation can limit the negative impacts and is important in achieving sustainable…
Nov 2014
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Verner, Dorte; Corrales, Maria Elena; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Morales, Carlos; Suarez, David; Linares, Ana María; Scholl, Lynn; Quintanilla, Oscar; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Alvarez Prado, Lourdes; Molina, Adriana; Marto, Ricardo; Christensen, Jens Hesselbjerg; Ashwill, Maximillian; Diewald, Christoph; Schneider, Robert; Lisansky, Judith; Uquillas, Jorge; Redwood, John
El cambio climático (CC) plantea importantes riesgos para el desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC). La adaptación puede reducir los impactos negativos del cambio climático y además, apoyar…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Schneider, Robert; Diewald, Christoph; Molina, Adriana
In LAC the principal sources of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions are land use change and agricultural activities, particularly cattle ranching (methane emissions) on converted land and natural…
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…
May 2014
Author(s): Giedion, Úrsula; Tristao, Ignez; Escobar, Liliana; Bitrán, Ricardo; Cañón, Oscar; Molins, Silvia; Alonso, Lucía; Fernández, Jorge; Panopoulou, Giota; González-Pier, Eduardo; Prieto, A. Lorena; Cid, Camilo; Montañez, Vilma; Sabignoso, Martín; Silva, Humberto; Curcio, Javier; Dinarte, Mauricio; Bolaño Prado, Luis
Guaranteeing the right to health care under equal conditions for all is a goal that every society desires to achieve, particularly in a region as unequal as Latin America and the Caribbean. Universal…
May 2014
Author(s): Giedion, Úrsula; Tristao, Ignez; Escobar, Liliana; Bitrán, Ricardo; Cañón, Oscar; Molins, Silvia; Alonso, Lucía; Fernández, Jorge; Panopoulou, Giota; González-Pier, Eduardo; Prieto, A. Lorena; Cid, Camilo; Montañez, Vilma; Sabignoso, Martín; Silva, Humberto; Curcio, Javier; Dinarte, Mauricio; Bolaño Prado, Luis
Garantizar el derecho a la salud en igualdad de condiciones para todos es una meta hacia la que toda sociedad quiere avanzar, máxime en una región tan desigual como América Latina y el Caribe. La…
Apr 2014
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Kamau, Musheer O.; Dukharan, Marla; Khan, Sarosh R.; Ruprah, Inder J.; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin discusses recent economic developments and analyzes the topic of external sustainability in the 6 IDB-member Caribbean countries, as well as the Organization…
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…