Jul 2012
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel; Atuesta, Laura; Costas-Perez, Elena; Corrales, Maria Elena; Sekkel, Julia
This evaluation assesses IDB's role in contributing to the coordinated solution of transnational challenges during the period 2000-2011. The evaluation found that the relevance and effectiveness…
Jul 2012
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel; Atuesta, Laura; Costas-Perez, Elena; Corrales, Maria Elena; Sekkel, Julia
El objetivo de la evaluación es valorar la función del BID con respecto a su contribución a la búsqueda de soluciones coordinadas ante desafíos transnacionales durante el período 2000-2011. La…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.
This paper deals with a topic that has been amply debated in the development literature: the relationship between trade and growth. The paper's hypothesis is that what matters for growth is not…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Gómez Sabaini, Juan C.; Barreix, Alberto Daniel; Agosin, Manuel R.; Machado, Roberto
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Integración y Comercio del Diálogo Regional de Política para la Reunión Subregional de Centroamérica celebrada los días 13 y 14 de junio de 2005 en San…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Rodas Martini, Pablo; Saavedra-Rivano, Neantro
This study covers the impact of the emergence of China on Central American economies, with special emphasis on Guatemala and Honduras. The issue of the China¿s impact is generally approached from the…
Sep 2004
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Rodas Martini, Pablo; Saavedra-Rivano, Neantro
Este estudio trata sobre el impacto del surgimiento de China en las economías centroamericanas, con especial énfasis en Guatemala y Honduras. Generalmente, la temática del impacto de China se la…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Costa Leite, Luiz Edmundo; Penido Monteiro, José Henrique
This work presents a case study of Rio de Janeiro's improvement of its urban trash and garbage services by bringing in private operators to collect the "extraordinary wastes" produced…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Costa Leite, Luiz Edmundo; Penido Monteiro, José Henrique
This work presents a case study on solid waste management in the city of Rio de Janeiro. This privately-owned initiative involves the application of market instruments to boost the recycling of used…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Costa Leite, Luiz Edmundo; Penido Monteiro, José Henrique
Este trabajo presenta un estudio de caso exitoso implementado en la ciudad de Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, evidenciando la utilización de un instrumento basado en el mercado con el propósito de…