Oct 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Bruhn, Miriam; Stucchi, Rodolfo
This paper studies the use of psychometric tests, designed by the Entrepreneurial Finance Lab (EFL), as a tool to screen out high credit risk and potentially increase access to credit for small…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia
This document presents a summary of the evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Country Program of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) with Brazil over…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Inter American Development Bank; The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
This document presents an evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Country Program of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) with Brazil over the period 2011-…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
En este documento se presenta una evaluación del Programa de País del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o el Banco) con Brasil en el periodo 2011-2014 efectuada por la Oficina de Evaluación y…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento; The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
Este documento apresenta uma avaliação do programa do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID ou Banco) com o Brasil no período 2011-2014 efetuada pelo Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Inter American Investment Corporation
The aim of this study is to analyze in depth the climate-relatedrisks and opportunities facing the Port of Manzanillo in Mexico. The report also provides an Adaptation Plan for the port. The Port of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Corporación Interamericana de Inversiones
El objetivo de este estudio es analizar con detalle los riesgos y las oportunidades relacionados con el clima que enfrenta el Puerto de Manzanillo en México. El informe también ofrece un Plan de…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Inter American Investment Corporation
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has partnered with API Manzanillo on a Technical Cooperation to promote sustainability practices at the port. Recognizing the potential significance of…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Connell, Richenda; Canevari, Laura; Coleby, Chris; Wright, Stewart; Robertson, John N.; Morgan, Will; Cerezo, Antonio; Rivero, Alvaro; Ugarte, Guadalupe; Larson, Robert; Carr, Christopher; Washington, Richard; Saucedo, Eduardo; Ramírez, Efrén; Olivera, Marcelo; Becker, Austin; Pascual, Joana; Barandiarán, Melissa; Ramírez, Gmelina; Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Monter Flores, Ernesto; Martínez-Molina, Juan-Pablo; Stenek, Vladimir; Corporación Interamericana de Inversiones
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) se ha asociado con API Manzanillo en torno a una cooperación técnica para promover prácticas sustentables en el puerto. Reconociendo el impacto potencial…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique; Cano, Lorena; García Zaballos, Antonio
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) tiene como misión ayudar al progreso de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) y financiar los esfuerzos tendentes a reducir la pobreza y la desigualdad social…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Calero, Carla; Jin, Songqing; Peralta, Alexandra
This paper evaluates the short-term impacts of a development project that aims to increase mango yields, sales of mango products, and the income of small mango farmers in rural Haiti. Various…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Calero, Carla
This paper studies the impact of access to electricity via solar-powered home systems (SHSs) in rural communities in Peru. Applying propensity score matching at the community as well as at the…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
This first Annual Report reviews the past two years of OVE's work, 2013-2014. It is designed in two parts. Part I reports on OVE's recent evaluation activities and findings, on developments…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
En este primer Informe Anual se examina el bienio más reciente, 2013-2014, de actividades de OVE. Consta de dos partes. En la primera parte se presentan las actividades de evaluación y los…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
Este primeiro Relatório Anual analisa o trabalho do OVE ao longo dos últimos dois anos, 2013 e 2014. O relatório é composto por duas partes. A primeira apresenta as atividades de avaliação mais…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Verner, Dorte; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Marto, Ricardo; Sadeghi, Patricia
The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing, as part of its 2015 annual work plan, an evaluation of the country program with Brazil, covering the period 2011-2014. This Approach Paper…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Verner, Dorte; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Marto, Ricardo; Sadeghi, Patricia
Como parte de su plan de trabajo anual para 2015, la Oficina de Evaluación ySupervisión (OVE) está preparando una evaluación del programa de país con
Brasil, que abarca el período de 2011 a…