Sep 2012
Author(s): Perry, Guillermo; Bustos, Sebastián
This paper shows, first, that non-commodity revenues are more volatile in oil- and mineral-rich countries and that quality of institutions is associated with lower volatility. We investigate the…
Oct 2000
Author(s): García, Luis E.; Keipi, Kari; Campos, Max; De Guzmán, Rodolfo A.; Sandebring, Hans; Yerg, Martin; Zárate, Eladio; Vermeiren, Jan; Sonzini, Ramón; Pabón, José D.; Richards, Allan
Estas actas resumen las actividades del taller sobre "Comercialización de los Servicios Hidrometeorológicos" que tuvo lugar en la sede del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo los días 3 y 4…
Nov 1997
Author(s): Haltia, Olli; Keipi, Kari
This paper discusses the topic of deforestation in Latin America and the Caribbean and the use of incentives as support for private forestry investments. The paper develops the idea of using targeted…