Jul 2019
Author(s): Ayres, João; Raveendranathan, Gajendran
We use firm dynamics statistics on employment by age, entry, exit, and job flows to identify sources of business cycle fluctuations in the U.S. economy since 1980.
We extend the Hopenhayn (…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Ayres, João
This paper quantifies the flow of knowledge within U.S. multinational corporations in the United States and European Union. A general equilibrium model of knowledge flows within multinationals is…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Today many countries, including some in the developing world, are manufacturing and trading components of goods that they never before produced. By entering global supply chains, they are increasing…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Los procesos de producción se han vuelto cada vez más fragmentados en todo el mundo. En sectores tan diversos como el electrónico, de equipos de transporte, y de ropa y alimentos, los productos se…
May 2017
Author(s): Sutton, Heather; Álvarez, Lucciana; van Dijk, Jan; van Kesteren, John; Ruprah, Inder J.; Godinez Puig, Luisa; Jaitman, Laura; Torre, Iván; Pecha, Camilo
While citizen security has become an ever-increasing concern for many Caribbean countries, the magnitude of the problem has not been matched with an equally robust response in terms of research. This…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The first article of this issue of Microenterprise Development Review discusses activity based costing (ABC) systems. Activity-based costing (ABC) inserts an additional, intermediate step in the…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El primer artículo de este número de Microempresa examina el costeo basado en actividades para las instituciones microfinancieras. El costeo basado en actividades (ABC, por su sigla en inglés),…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; World Wildlife Fund (WWF); Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
This document is the executive summary of "The Climate and Development Challenge for Latin America and the Caribbean: Options for climate resilient low carbon development", a joint work…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Jamaica, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade; Inter American Development Bank
Jamaica's National Aid for Trade Strategy, Partnerships towards Sustained Economic Growth and Development through Trade, was prepared by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade with…
Aug 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This document presents the IDB Biofuels Sustainability Scorecard user's guide. The primary objective of the Scorecard is to provide a tool to think through the complex issues associated with…