Oct 2012
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Sadeghi, Patricia; Soldano, Miguel; Elías, Carlos; Rogers, David; García, Salomón; Vargas, Sebastián
The 2008-2012 Country Program Evaluation (CPE) concludes that the Bank's program was programmatically aligned with Government's National Plan for Human Development and addressed five areas…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Sadeghi, Patricia; Soldano, Miguel; Elías, Carlos; Rogers, David; García, Salomón; Vargas, Sebastián
La Evaluación del Programa de País (CPE): Nicaragua, concluye que el programa del Banco se ajustó al Plan Nacional de Desarrollo Humano del gobierno, en cinco áreas que son fundamentales para el…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Quijano, Ursula; Sadeghi, Patricia; Calero, Carla; Garcia Villegas, Salomon; Vargas, Sebastián
Analysis of the portfolio related to indigenous peoples in the context of the Indigenous Development Strategy (IDS) approved in 2006, shows that: (i) indigenous issues are less prevalent in Country…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Fryer, Michelle; Quijano, Ursula; Sadeghi, Patricia; Calero, Carla; Garcia Villegas, Salomon; Vargas, Sebastián
El análisis del portafolio relacionado con pueblos indígenas en el contexto de la Estrategia para el Desarrollo Indígena (EDI) aprobada en 2006, muestra: (i) menor presencia de la temática indígena…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo; Panizza, Ugo
This paper uses a difference-in-difference methodology similar to the one originally proposed by Rajan and Zingales (1998) to test whether defaulting hurts the more export-oriented industries. Strong…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Lora, Eduardo; Pagés, Carmen; Panizza, Ugo; Stein, Ernesto H.
The Research Department of the IDB (RES) performs innovative, comparative research on the development issues of greatest concern to the region today. It generates a wide variety of products based on…
Oct 2003
Author(s): Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis
The strategy of the Bolsa Escola cash grant program in Brazil and the Progresa program in Mexico are discussed as well as contrasting strategies in after-school programs such as the PETI program in…
Dec 2000
Author(s): Magariños, Gustavo; Bouzas, Roberto; Katz, Julius L.; Weintraub, Sidney; Garay, Luis Jorge; Lozano, Olga Lucía; Zuluaga, Sandra; Jara, Alejandro; Sáez, Sebastián; López Córdova, José Ernesto; Gill, Henry S.; González, Anabel; Lizano Fait, Eduardo; Lacarte, Julio
Las Américas sin barreras documenta de forma detallada y rigurosa los procesos de negociación de los acuerdos más importantes firmados durante los años noventa.