Dec 2013
Author(s): Castellani, Francesca; Lora, Eduardo; Funaro, Rita
This issue of IDEA is based on the recently released IDB book, Entrepreneurship in Latin America: A Step up the Social Ladder? It provides interesting insights into the limits of policies to promote…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Castellani, Francesca; Lora, Eduardo; Funaro, Rita
Este número de IDEA está basado en el libro: Entrepreneurship in Latin America: a Step up the Social Ladder? (El espíritu emprendedor en América Latina: ¿un peldaño para ascender en la escala social…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Castellani, Francesca; Lora, Eduardo
This paper provides a summary of the findings contained in a forthcoming issue of the Latin American Journal of Economics on entrepreneurship in Latin America as a vehicle for upward social mobility…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Conroy, Hector; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Palma, Alejandra; Ramos, Johanna; Schijman, Agustina
Belize's 2008-2012 Country Strategy approved in June 2009 stated that the IDB would continuously monitor fiscal sustainability and calibrate its financing in accordance with changing country…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Conroy, Hector; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Palma, Alejandra; Ramos, Johanna; Schijman, Agustina
En 2009 se aprobó la Estrategia de País de Belice para el período 2008-2012, donde se afirmaba que el BID vigilaría continuamente la sostenibilidad fiscal y calibraría su financiamiento de acuerdo…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Raw, Silvia; Beuermann, Diether; Conroy, Hector; Fevre, Chloe; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Pecha, Camilo; Velarde, Marco
This approach paper describes the Country Program Evaluation (CPE) of IDB's assistance to Mexico during the five-year period 2007-2011, and it is expected to serve as input for preparation of…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Raw, Silvia; Beuermann, Diether; Conroy, Hector; Fevre, Chloe; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Pecha, Camilo; Velarde, Marco
Este documento describe la Evaluación de Programa de País (EPP) con respecto a la asistencia que el BID ha brindado a México durante el período 2007-2011 y se espera sirva como insumo para la…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Arbeláez, María Angélica; Parra Torrado, Mónica
This paper attempts to establish a formal relationship between innovation and productivity using Colombian firm-level data. It is found that the production of goods and services new to the firm and…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Serrano, Loretta; Bose, Monica; Arenas, Daniel; Berger, Gabriel; Márquez, Patricia; Lozano, Gerardo; Del Castillo, Elsa; Pires, João Teixeira; Novaes, Elidia; Colburn, Forrest; Vernis, Alfred; Ogliastri, Enrique; Koljatic, Mladen; Gutiérrez, Roberto; Flores, Juliano; Bruni Celli, Josefina; Leguizamón, Francisco A.; Red de Conocimiento sobre Emprendimientos Sociales (SEKN); Silva, Mónica; Lobo, Iván Darío; Reficco, Ezequiel; Lesizza, Mateo; Trujillo, Diana; Prado, Andrea; Borba, Paulo de Rocha; Austin, James; Fischer, Rosa María
The core purpose of social enterprise is to create value for the betterment of society. This aim lies at the center of the framework and is the end toward which all other elements in the framework…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Serrano, Loretta; Bose, Monica; Arenas, Daniel; Berger, Gabriel; Márquez, Patricia; Lozano, Gerardo; Del Castillo, Elsa; Pires, João Teixeira; Novaes, Elidia; Colburn, Forrest; Vernis, Alfred; Ogliastri, Enrique; Koljatic, Mladen; Gutiérrez, Roberto; Flores, Juliano; Bruni Celli, Josefina; Leguizamón, Francisco A.; Red de Conocimiento sobre Emprendimientos Sociales (SEKN); Silva, Mónica; Lobo, Iván Darío; Reficco, Ezequiel; Lesizza, Mateo; Trujillo, Diana; Prado, Andrea; Borba, Paulo de Rocha; Austin, James; Fischer, Rosa María
Este libro reúne los casos de 40 entidades de primera línea de América Latina y España, tanto empresas como organizaciones de la sociedad civil, comprometidas en acciones sociales originales, que la…