Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
This evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank's Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (ICIM, more commonly known by its Spanish acronym MICI) responds to two separate…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
La presente evaluación del Mecanismo Independiente de Consulta e Investigación (MICI) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo responde a dos mandatos. Por una parte, en la política constitutiva del…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Huppi, Monika; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
This evaluation of the IDB's Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (ICIM, more commonly known by its Spanish acronym MICI) responds to two separate mandates. First, the policy…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Huppi, Monika; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
La presente evaluación del Mecanismo Independiente de Consulta e Investigación (MICI) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo responde a dos mandatos. Por una parte, en la política constitutiva del…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Tavella, Pilar
The October surveys of expectations for inflation and growth conducted by Central Banks in the region indicate increases in both growth and inflation expectations for a number of countries.…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Tavella, Pilar
The September surveys of expectations for inflation and growth conducted by Central Banks in the region show mixed results with stable expectations for average growth and inflation across the eight…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Tavella, Pilar
REVELA analyzes market expectations of growth and inflation in Latin American countries. The figures analyzed represent the results of surveys of private sector actors conducted by the central banks…
Aug 2012
Author(s): Vodusek, Ziga; Granados, Jaime; Martínez Torres, Gonzalo; Corcuera-Santamaría, Sandra; Lucenti, Krista; Almeida, Juliana; Levington, Caroline; Ruiz-Rua, Aurora; Calatayud, Agustina
La contribución del comercio exterior al crecimiento y desarrollo de la República Dominicana se encuentra manifiestamente por debajo de su potencial. En comparación con los países del entorno, la…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Huppi, Monika; Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl
This approach paper describes the scope of the evaluation of the Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (ICIM) by the IDB's Office of Evaluation and Oversight. The forthcoming…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Huppi, Monika; Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl
Este documento de enfoque describe la propuesta de evaluación del Mecanismo Independiente de Consulta e Investigación (MICI) por parte de la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión del BID. La evaluación…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Tavella, Pilar
This paper analyzes capital inflow surges in emerging economies from 1980 to 2005. Estimated probit models are used, which discriminate well between surges associated with banking crises or…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Mariscal, Rodrigo; Powell, Andrew
There are many sources of inflation forecasts for Latin America. The International Monetary Fund, Latin Focus, the Economist Intelligence Unit and other consulting companies all offer inflation…
Mar 2012
Author(s): Powell, Andrew; Tavella, Pilar
The February 2013 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that movements in inflation expectations have been mixed. The simple average inflation…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Rebucci, Alessandro; Powell, Andrew; Caballero, Julián; Fernández Martín, Andrés; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
This report details the divergent paths that the world economy may take and their potential effects on Latin America and the Caribbean. Scenarios are constructed employing a modeling exercise that…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Rebucci, Alessandro; Powell, Andrew; Caballero, Julián; Fernández Martín, Andrés; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
Este informe detalla las diversas trayectorias que podría tomar la economía mundial y los efectos potenciales sobre América Latina y el Caribe. Se construyen escenarios siguiendo un ejercicio de…