Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Fernandez, Coral; Haarsager, Ulrike; Szwedzki, Roni; Oliveira, Patricia; Niembro, Rasec; Rivera, Johanan; Rey, Joaquin; Jansson, Maya; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Elliott, Victoria; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany
This is the approach paper for the forthcoming evaluation of the Inter-American Development Group's environmental and social safeguards systems. The paper lays out the evaluation's…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Fernandez, Coral; Haarsager, Ulrike; Szwedzki, Roni; Oliveira, Patricia; Niembro, Rasec; Rivera, Johanan; Rey, Joaquin; Jansson, Maya; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Elliott, Victoria; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany
En este documento de enfoque, elaborado para la próxima evaluación de los sistemas de salvaguardias ambientales y sociales del Grupo BID, se establecen los objetivos, el alcance y las preguntas de la…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Pasha, Sukrishnalall; Wenner, Mark D.; Clarke, Dillon
Guyana is a country with abundant mineral wealth. Extractive industries, along with agriculture, drive the economy. Mining poses several inherent challenges due to its negative impact on the…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Uyarra, Elvira; Moñux, Diego; Li, Yanchao; Esteban, Adrián; Rigby, John; Ospina, María José; Edler, Jakob
Public procurement accounts for a significant proportion of overall demand for goods and services. Thus, it could be a useful tool for fostering innovation and economic growth. While interest in the…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Keefer, Philip; Milanovic, Branko
This working paper advances research on inequality with unique, new data on income distribution in 61 countries, including 20 Latin American countries, to explore the effects of political parties on…