Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier; Sobol, Danielle; Magnoni, Barbara; Burgess, Elisabeth
This study offers insights from a large cross-sectional survey on remittances sent by 2,145 migrants living in three major cities in the United States. The migrants in this study are from Colombia,…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier; Sobol, Danielle; Magnoni, Barbara; Burgess, Elisabeth
Este estudio ofrece observaciones provenientes de una encuesta transversal grande acerca de las remesas enviadas por 2,145 migrantes que viven en 3 ciudades principales de los Estados Unidos. Los…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Klinger, Bailey; Khwaja, Asim; LaMonte, Joseph
Access to finance remains a challenge for some micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Peru, particularly informal enterprises with no borrowing history in the formal financial system.…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Raw, Silvia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Ruprah, Inder J.; Sekkel, Julia; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Vargas, Fernando
This evaluation examines the IDB's Country Program with Brazil for the 2007-2010 period. The evaluation found that the program with Brazil has been very relevant, because the IDB has been able…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Raw, Silvia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Ruprah, Inder J.; Sekkel, Julia; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Vargas, Fernando
Esta evaluación examina el Programa del BID con Brasil durante el periodo 2007-2010. La evaluación concluye que el programa con Brasil ha sido muy relevante debido a que el BID ha sido capaz de…
Feb 2008
Author(s): Marcano, Luis; Ruprah, Inder J.
High delinquency rate of publicly provided mortgages in social housing programs are often interpreted to be due to moral hazard. In this working paper, the authors show that the typically used…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Giordano, Paolo; Jessen, Anneke; Luna, Jessica; Suominen, Kati
This document summarizes the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) experience as one of the main sources of multilateral development financing in Latin America and the Caribbean. From 2000 to 2005,…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Giordano, Paolo; Jessen, Anneke; Luna, Jessica; Suominen, Kati
Este documento discute la experiencia del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) como la principal fuente de financiamiento multilateral para el desarrollo en América Latina y el Caribe. Entre 2000…