Dec 2012
Author(s): Rossi, Martín; Tommasi, Mariano
This paper uses data from the Argentine House of Representatives to study the relationship between legislative effort and political success, as measured by reelection, becoming a leader of the House…
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…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Palanza, Valeria; Scartascini, Carlos; Tommasi, Mariano
This paper proposes an agenda for the study of the determinants and the processes by which strong policymaking institutions emerge, with emphasis on the most central democratic institution: the…
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): Ardanaz, Martín; Leiras, Marcelo; Tommasi, Mariano
This paper contributes to an agenda that views the effects of policies and institutional reforms as dependent on the structure of political incentives for national and subnational political actors.…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Tommasi, Mariano
Este trabajo argumenta que la institucionalización es un fenómeno de equilibrio y que se asocia a mejores políticas públicas y mejores resultados en términos de desarrollo económico. Como soporte de…