Oct 2014
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Caruso, Germán
This study estimates the effects of the 1970 Ancash earthquake on human capital accumulation on the affected and subsequent generation, 37 years after the shock, using the Peruvian censuses of 1993…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Vela, Mauricio A.; Miller, Sebastián J.
This paper studies the allocation of total disaster risk reduction public spending among regions in Peru. The main objective of this work is to identify the main determinants of the distribution of…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Bastos, Paulo
The increased occurrence of extreme weather conditions leading to drought is a key development challenge. This paper studies how these extreme events interact with the political process at the local…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Corrales, Maria Elena; Alvarez, Lourdes
The objective of this report is to assess the full and effective implementation of the Bank's support to Haiti in the wake of the 2010 earthquake, in fulfillment of the mandates of IDB-9, which…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Corrales, Maria Elena; Alvarez, Lourdes
El objetivo del presente informe es evaluar la implementación plena y efectiva del apoyo del Banco a Haití tras el terremoto de 2010, en cumplimiento de los mandatos del IDB9, que incluyeron la…