Oct 2011
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary; Ward, Natasha; Canter, Larry; Arneson, Lynn
The objective of this Technical Note is to describe the necessary Bank requirements for the content of an Environmental and Social Analysis (ESA), with a focus on the particular issues related to…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Hoagland-Grey, Hilary; Arneson, Lynn; Ward, Natasha
When investing in small and mid-size hotel projects, the IDB, as a general rule, requires that the Sponsor develop and implement an environmental and social management system (ESHSMS). The ESHSMS is…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Cristini, Marcela; Moya, Ramiro; Bermúdez, Guillermo
In the last three decades, the supply of housing in Argentina has not kept pace with demand. This study analyzes the main drivers of Argentina's housing market and relates them to the…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Garson, Sol; Rojas, Eduardo; Ribeiro, Marcelo Gomes; Urani, André; Abrucio, Fernando Luiz; Somekh, Nadia; Sydow, Cristina Toth; Losada, Paula Ravanelli; Ribeiro, Luiz César Queiroz; Klink, Jeroen; Sano, Hironobu; Rezende, Fernando
Esta publicação é o resultado de uma reflexão, desenvolvida conjuntamente por membros do governo brasileiro, a academia e o Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento, acerca do paradoxo que…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Fernández, Marcos A.
Este documento analiza las Políticas de Desarrollo Productivos en cinco estudios de caso: i) la promoción de los servicios de exportación; ii) la promoción de las exportaciones de bienes; iii) la…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo; Céspedes-Torres, Oswald; Vargas-Aguilar, Juan Carlos
Migration, while certainly not new, is on the increase all over the world. Indeed, the United Nations estimates that from 1990 to 2000 alone, the number of people who left their countries of origin…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo; Céspedes-Torres, Oswald; Vargas-Aguilar, Juan Carlos
El presente estudio, procura brindar un poco de luz en el campo del impacto de los flujos de remesas en América Latina, al estudiar la importancia relativa del corredor Costa Rica-Nicaragua (sur-sur…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Monge-González, Ricardo; Céspedes-Torres, Oswald; Vargas-Aguilar, Juan Carlos
El presente documento trata de abordar una serie de interrogantes sobre el corredor de migración y remesas Costa Rica-Nicaragua, con el fin de generar conocimiento para la formulación de políticas…