Feb 2018
Author(s): Davis, Lucas; Martinez, Sebastian; Taboada, Bibiana
This paper evaluates a field experiment in Mexico in which a quasi-experimental sample of new homes was provided with insulation and other energy efficient upgrades. A novel feature of our study is…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Inter American Investment Corporation
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has partnered with API Manzanillo on a Technical Cooperation to promote sustainability practices at the port. Recognizing the potential significance of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Corporación Interamericana de Inversiones
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se ha asociado con API Manzanillo en torno a una cooperación técnica para promover prácticas sustentables en el puerto. Reconociendo el impacto potencial…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Azevedo, Viviane; Bertachini, Helio; Cossens, Shakirah; Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu; Díaz, Luis; Ibarrarán, Pablo; Linares, Ana María; Maffioli, Alessandro; Manzano, Gádor; Martinez, Sebastian; McCarthy, Nancy; Meduña, Patricia; Mejía, Francisco; Neret, Matilde; Pusterla, Fazia; Rodríguez, César; Salazar, Lina; Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis; Taboada, Bibiana; Toda, Ichiro; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Winters, Paul
The Development Effectiveness Overview (DEO) is the IDB's annual corporate report that accounts for the effectiveness of its work, stating the results achieved with the implementation of the…
Dec 2009
Author(s): van Praag, Bernard M.S.; Gandelman, Néstor; Ferrer-i-Carbonell, Ada; Ham, Andrés; Lora, Eduardo; Tetaz, Martín; Medina, Carlos; Sanguinetti, Pablo; Cruces, Guillermo; Piani, Giorgina; Alcázar, Lorena; Powell, Andrew; Núñez, Jairo; Ferre, Zuleika; Andrade, Raúl; Robalino, Juan; Madrigal, Róger; Hall, Luis J.; Morales, Leonardo
A growing number of cities around the world have established systems for monitoring the quality of urban life. Many of those systems combine objective information with subjective opinions and cover a…
Aug 2008
Author(s): Ferre, Zuleika; Gandelman, Néstor; Piani, Giorgina
This paper analyzes various dimensions of the quality of life in Montevideo. The paper finds that satisfaction with various public goods and services at the neighborhood level play a minor role in…