May 2007
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Navajas, Sergio; Trivelli, Carolina; Tarazona, Alvaro
The purpose of this report is to review common credit risk management techniques used in a sample of Latin American financial institutions with agricultural portfolios, identify the factors that…
May 2007
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Navajas, Sergio; Trivelli, Carolina; Tarazona, Alvaro
El objetivo del presente informe es examinar las técnicas comunes de manejo de riesgos usadas en una muestra de instituciones financieras de América Latina con carteras agropecuarias e identificar…
Sep 2005
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.
The purpose of this paper is to provide Bank staff interested in agricultural yield insurance market development, public officials responsible for financial market policy formulation and supervision…
Sep 2003
Author(s): Østergard-Dahl, Tom; Moore, David; Ramirez, Vanessa; Wenner, Mark D.; Bonde, Ane
The purpose of this paper is to identify best practices in the design and implementation of community-driven rural development (CDRD) projects in Central America with special emphasis on Nicaragua.…
Nov 2000
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Quirós, Rodolfo
The purpose of this paper is to analyze a program that extends credit cards to agricultural input suppliers and rural producers in Costa Rica and to determine whether this program is financially…
Nov 2000
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Quirós, Rodolfo
El propósito de este documento es analizar un programa que emite tarjetas de crédito a proveedores de insumos agrícolas y a productores rurales en Costa Rica, y determinar si el programa es viable…