Nov 2006
Author(s): Khan, Haider A.; Weiss, John
In this presentation, the author discusses regional co-operation among countries in Asia. Preferential trade and investment agreements are discussed as well as the goal to strengthen structural…
Nov 2006
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
Presentación comisionada por el Diálogo Regional de Política para la Reunión Subregional del Cono Sur de la Red de Pobreza y Protección Social, llevada a cabo en Buenos Aires, Argentina el 16 de…
Oct 2006
Author(s): Artola, Ner; Zepeda, Eduardo; Rabellotti, Roberta; Gomes, Raquel; Amighini, Alessia; Maggi Campos, Claudio; Villaschi Filho, Arlindo; Pietrobelli, Carlo; Cassiolato, José Eduardo; Parrilli, Mario Davide; Ruiz Durán, Clemente; Giuliani, Elisa; Lastres, Helena M. M.
Globalization poses the imperative for firms to link with other actors and find new ways to interact and learn from the relationship. Employing original empirical evidence and featuring new case…
Sep 2006
Author(s): Khan, Haider A.; Weiss, John
Regional co-operation has received very considerable attention as means of stimulating 'inclusive-growth' in DMCs. Conceptually such discussions can be seen as a part of the analysis of the…
Jun 2006
Author(s): Rojas-Suárez, Liliana; Poon, Auliana; Thomas, Desmond; Vignoles, Christopher; Thomas, Clive Y.; Downes, Andrew S.; Jessen, Anneke
The material within these pages shows that Barbados, a Caribbean country with just over a quarter of a million people, embodies many of the classic vulnerabilities of an island with a small open…
May 2006
Author(s): Dourojeanni, Marc J.; Quiroga, Ricardo
El presente estudio identifica y analiza los principales problemas para la conservación y manejo de la biodiversidad a través de los sistemas nacionales de áreas protegidas, incluyendo un diagnóstico…
May 2006
Author(s): Artana, Daniel; Thomas, Wendell; Rojas-Suárez, Liliana; Navajas, Fernando; Bour, Juan Luis; Vignoles, Christopher; Brown, Dennis; Jaramillo, Fidel; Omar, Deryck; Balgobin, Rolph; Jessen, Anneke; Elías, Carlos; St. Catherine, Edwin; Rodríguez, Camila; Henry, Ralph; Rajack-Talley, Ann; Cortázar, René; Rabkin, David; Fairbanks, Michael; Escobari, Marcela
The topics covered in the chapters of the report were presented and discussed in a conference organized by the IDB in Port of Spain on July 13th, 2004. After more than a decade of economic growth and…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Murillo, Maria Victoria; Schneider, Ben Ross; Iacoviello, Mercedes; Scartascini, Carlos; Monaldi, Francisco; Payne, J. Mark; Martínez-Gallardo, Cecilia; Stein, Ernesto H.; Echebarría, Koldo; Whitehead, Laurence; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; Lora, Eduardo; Filc, Gabriel; Bergara, Mario; Saiegh, Sebastián; Magaldi de Sousa, Mariana; Navarro, Juan Carlos; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie; Pereyra, Andrés; Cárdenas, Mauricio; Tommasi, Mariano; Santiso, Javier; Hughes, Sallie; Zuvanic, Laura; Jones, Mark P.; Clavijo, Laura
This report examines the quality of public policies in Latin America and the Caribbean after more than a decade of political and economic reform. A wide variety of examples and case studies are…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Murillo, Maria Victoria; Schneider, Ben Ross; Iacoviello, Mercedes; Scartascini, Carlos; Monaldi, Francisco; Payne, J. Mark; Martínez-Gallardo, Cecilia; Stein, Ernesto H.; Echebarría, Koldo; Whitehead, Laurence; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; Lora, Eduardo; Filc, Gabriel; Bergara, Mario; Saiegh, Sebastián; Magaldi de Sousa, Mariana; Navarro, Juan Carlos; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie; Pereyra, Andrés; Cárdenas, Mauricio; Tommasi, Mariano; Santiso, Javier; Hughes, Sallie; Zuvanic, Laura; Jones, Mark P.; Clavijo, Laura
En los últimos años han surgido dudas con respecto a la eficiencia de las reformas económicas y un debate sobre el rumbo que debería tomar la política económica y social a fin de alcanzar la elusiva…