Aug 2012
Author(s): García Osío, Gustavo; Marcel, Mario; Martínez Guzman, Juan Pablo; Sanginés, Mario; Farias, Pedro; Pimenta, Carlos; Chrisney, Martin D.; Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol; Crespi, Gustavo
Las instituciones fiscales del mañana, título inaugural de la serie Instituciones para la gente, aborda temas de gestión pública clave para el desarrollo económico de América Latina y el Caribe.…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Durante, Juan José; Focke, Kurt S.; Collich, Guillermo J.; Marcel, Mario; Andersen, Torben
The Latin American and Caribbean region is highly exposed to natural disasters. The social and economic impact of these events has been historically very significant and it is showing an increasingly…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Espínola, Viola; Osler, Audrey; Starkey, Hugh; Reimers, Fernando; Villegas Reimers, Eleonora; Cox, Cristián; Jaramillo, Rosario; Gómez-Morín, Lorenzo
The Bank identified seven areas to be included on the Dialogue and created seven specialized networks in which government officials at the Vice-Minister level from Latin America and the Caribbean,…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Espínola, Viola; Osler, Audrey; Starkey, Hugh; Reimers, Fernando; Villegas Reimers, Eleonora; Cox, Cristián; Jaramillo, Rosario; Gómez-Morín, Lorenzo
Este informe fue comisionado para la 7a Reunión de la Red de Educación, del Dialogo Regional de Política, presentado en Washington, DC, en febrero de 2005. En este informe se incluyen estudios que…
Nov 1999
Author(s): Bolaños Zamora, Rodrigo
This study assesses macroeconomic volatility in Costa Rica, based largely on politically weak governments' inability or unwillingness to effect key reforms. Notable problems include volatility-…