Apr 2019
Author(s): Alemán, Alejandra
Los impactos del cambio climático que afectan hoy en día a Latino América y el Caribe, requieren soluciones eficientes de mitigación de riesgos y adaptación. Países como Honduras, por ejemplo, son…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Ávalos, Nayda; Fajgenbaum, Jose; Sadeghi, Patricia
This Country Program Evaluation (CPE) is the third independent evaluation of the Bank’s program with the country. It examines the Bank’s relationship with The Bahamas from an independent and…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Ávalos, Nayda; Fajgenbaum, Jose; Sadeghi, Patricia
Esta es la tercera Evaluación del Programa de País con las Bahamas. En esta evaluación independiente se examina a fondo el diseño, la ejecución y los resultados de las operaciones aprobadas o activas…
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…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Ávalos, Nayda; Sadeghi, Patricia; Fajgenbaum, Jose
As part of its 2016-17 work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing the evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank Group’s (IDBG) country program with The Bahamas for…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Ávalos, Nayda; Sadeghi, Patricia; Fajgenbaum, Jose
Como parte de su plan de trabajo para el período 2016-2017, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) está preparando la Evaluación del Programa de País del Grupo del Banco Interamericano de…
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…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Diwan, Ishac; Keefer, Philip; Schiffbauer, Marc
Using a large, original database of 385 politically connected firms under the Mubarak regime in Egypt, we document for the first time the negative impact of cronyism on economic growth. In the early…