Mar 2005
Author(s): Miller, Stuart; Keipi, Kari
This technical paper investigates potential avenues for reducing economic losses resulting from natural hazards, and discusses ex ante and ex post issues affecting disaster risk management. It also…
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,…
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…