Dec 2019
Author(s): Keefer, Philip; Espinoza, Mauricio; Espinoza, Álvaro; Fort, Ricardo
Exploiting a unique empirical setting, 1,000 vendors in 90 traditional food markets in Lima, we document that historic social ties among market founders are associated, decades later, with stricter…
Jul 2019
Author(s): Bermudez, Tomas; Davis, Diane E.; Gallego-Lizón, Tatiana; Benton, Sarah; Blanco Blanco, Andrés; Razu, David; Arcia, Diego; Silva, Enrique; Soto Laveaga, Gabriela; Barrios, Douglas; Santos, Miguel Ángel; Santamaría, Juan; Segovia, Rubén; Silva, Jorge; Tomateo, Claudia; Vera, Felipe; Castro, Cesar; Joseph, Neha B.; Tzemou, Konstantina; Álvarez, Patricia; Kofman, Theodore ; Matthew, Samuel; Ramirez, Aaron; Seijas, Andreina; Summers, Claire; Wolf, Kate; Zwetzich, Diana; Tato, Belinda; Toledo, Jorge; Vallejo, José Luis; Chávez, Adriana; Stagno, Daniel
This publication summarizes the outcomes and lessons learned from the Fall 2017 course titled “Emergent Urbanism: Planning and Design Visions for the City of Hermosillo, Mexico” (ADV-9146). Taught by…
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): Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Schijman, Agustina; Stone, Leslie F.; Figueroa, Claudia; Seiwald, Raphael; Vargas, Patricia; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana
This will be the fourth independent evaluation by OVE of the IDB's country program with the Dominican Republic, and the first to cover the work of the entire IDB Group in the country. This…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Schijman, Agustina; Stone, Leslie F.; Figueroa, Claudia; Seiwald, Raphael; Vargas, Patricia; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana
Esta será la cuarta evaluación independiente del programa de país del BID con República Dominicana realizada por OVE, y la primera en cubrir el trabajo de todo el Grupo BID en el país. La presente…
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…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Alonso, Pablo; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Khadr, Ali; Di Tata, Juan Carlos; Britton, Kathryn; Hernández, María José; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Beltrán, Víctor; Rodríguez, Jorge; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Gray, Cheryl
This technical note was prepared by IDB's Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) as an input for OVE's 2015 Annual Report. The paper takes an integral look at IDB policy-based lending, a…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Alonso, Pablo; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Khadr, Ali; Di Tata, Juan Carlos; Britton, Kathryn; Hernández, María José; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Beltrán, Víctor; Rodríguez, Jorge; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Gray, Cheryl
La presente nota técnica fue preparada por la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) del BID como insumo para el Informe Anual 2015 de OVE. El documento analiza integralmente el financiamiento en…