Nov 2019
Author(s): Vera, Diego
Decreases in labor supply among cash-aid recipients are often cited as potential drawbacks of cash-transfer programs. In developing countries, such concern might be misplaced: This paper documents…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo; Hernaiz, Daniel; Pineda, Emilio; Rasteletti, Alejandro
Este documento analiza el patrón de intervenciones en el mercado cambiario y el costo de esterilización en un conjunto de economías seleccionadas. En un contexto de grandes y frecuentes entradas de…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Gandelman, Néstor; Rasteletti, Alejandro
This paper explores whether the extent of informality in a sector affects a firm's investment decision directly or indirectly through a credit availability channel. The dataset used in the…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
This evaluation assesses how well IDB's current mode of engagement meets the needs and expectations of countries that have relatively higher income levels and increasing access to diverse…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
En esta evaluación se analiza en qué medida la forma en que actualmente trabaja el BID satisface las necesidades y expectativas de los países con niveles de ingreso relativamente más altos y un…
Dec 2007
Author(s): López Córdova, José Ernesto; Olmedo, Alexandra; Cerrutti, Marcela; Parrado, Emilio A.; Esquivel, Gerardo; Huerta-Pineda, Alejandra; Hanson, Gordon H.; Kugler, Maurice; Lotti, Emanuela; McKenzie, David; Rapoport, Hillel; Amuedo-Dorantes, Catalina; Sainz, Tania; Pozo, Susan; Woodruff, Christopher; Orozco, Manuel; Fedewa, Rachel
The IDB's Integration & Trade Journal includes articles on the different aspects of integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, on hemispheric integration and, furthermore, on similar…
Dec 2007
Author(s): López Córdova, José Ernesto; Olmedo, Alexandra; Cerrutti, Marcela; Parrado, Emilio A.; Esquivel, Gerardo; Huerta-Pineda, Alejandra; Hanson, Gordon H.; Kugler, Maurice; Lotti, Emanuela; McKenzie, David; Rapoport, Hillel; Amuedo-Dorantes, Catalina; Sainz, Tania; Pozo, Susan; Woodruff, Christopher; Orozco, Manuel; Fedewa, Rachel
La Revista Integración & Comercio del BID incluye artículos referidos a las distintas manifestaciones del proceso de integración en América Latina y el Caribe, a la integración hemisférica y,…
Dec 1998
Author(s): Jacobs, Michael; Savedoff, William D.
This paper uses household data from two cities in Panama to evaluate the determinants of the tenure decision in the context of two models. The key factors explaining the decision to rent or own are…