Nov 2013
Author(s): Mejía, María Clara; Partridge, William L.
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) exige que sus prestatarios lleven a cabo análisis socioculturales a fin de generar la información necesaria para maximizar los beneficios de las…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Partridge, William L.; Mejía, María Clara
This paper presents the principal issues related to socio-cultural analyses carried out in conjunction with IDB operations as a tool for maximizing project benefits to poor and excluded groups and…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Partridge, William L.; Mejía, María Clara
This document focuses on four sectors where socio-cultural analysis is particularly critical for addressing issues of reducing poverty and exclusion. In the case of major infrastructure projects, the…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Huppi, Monika; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
This evaluation of the IDB's Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism (ICIM, more commonly known by its Spanish acronym MICI) responds to two separate mandates. First, the policy…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Elliott, Victoria; Costas-Perez, Elena; Truong, Karl; Huppi, Monika; Junho Pena, Maria-Valeria; Partridge, William L.
La presente evaluación del Mecanismo Independiente de Consulta e Investigación (MICI) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo responde a dos mandatos. Por una parte, en la política constitutiva del…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio; Kantis, Hugo; Bacic, Miguel Juan; Suaznabar, Claudia; Studart, Rogerio; Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira; Moori Koenig, Virginia; Federico, Juan; Martínez, Julia; Parrilli, Mario Davide; Llisterri, Juan J.; Angelelli, Pablo; Baruj, Gustavo
This publication analyzes the profile of entrepreneurs and how they create high-growth businesses in 13 countries in Latin America, East Asia and southern Europe. It also offers case studies of…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio; Kantis, Hugo; Bacic, Miguel Juan; Suaznabar, Claudia; Studart, Rogerio; Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira; Moori Koenig, Virginia; Federico, Juan; Martínez, Julia; Parrilli, Mario Davide; Llisterri, Juan J.; Angelelli, Pablo; Baruj, Gustavo
Esta publicación analiza el perfil de los emprendedores y la forma en que ellos crean negocios de alto crecimiento en trece países de América Latina, el este de Asia y el sur de Europa. Asimismo,…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Sojo, Carlos; Behrman, Jere R.; Pérez de Rada, Ernesto; Jiménez, Wilson; Gaviria, Alejandro; Calderón Martínez, Lissette; Alves, Denisard; Teruel, Graciela; Funkhouser, Edward; Pérez Saínz, Juan Pablo; Gray-Molina, George; Székely, Miguel; Lardé de Palomo, Anabella; Rubalcava, Luis; Timmins, Christopher; Parker, Susan W.; Vides de Andrade, Ana Regina
Social exclusion is closely linked with many economic problems in Latin America, as it prevents people from reaching their full productive potential -in turn constraining growth and revenues- and…