Dec 2019
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Silva Zuniga, Mariana C.; Rycerz, Amanda; Dawkins, Katie; Firth, John; Kapos, Val; Canevari, Laura; Dickson, Barney; Amin, Amal-Lee
Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are a cost effective way to build infrastructure resilient to a changing climate, while also delivering other societal benefits. Yet, many businesses are unaware of the…
May 2014
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Ramírez Rodríguez, Santiago; Vásquez Jordán, Darinka; Churanek, Danya; Pielemeier, Katherine
This evaluation was conducted by IDB's Independent Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) at the request of the Japan Executive Director's Office at the IDB, on behalf of the Government…
May 2014
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Ramírez Rodríguez, Santiago; Vásquez Jordán, Darinka; Churanek, Danya; Pielemeier, Katherine
La Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) llevó a cabo esta evaluación por solicitud de la Oficina del Director Ejecutivo del BID por Japón, en representación del Gobierno de Japón, con el objeto…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Marto, Ricardo; Sadeghi, Patricia; Di Tata, Juan Carlos
This Country Program Evaluation (CPE) is the third independent evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB's) Country Program with Barbados. This CPE spans December 2009 to…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Marto, Ricardo; Sadeghi, Patricia; Di Tata, Juan Carlos
La presente evaluación es la tercera evaluación independiente del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) del Programa de País con Barbados. La evaluación abarca el período que media entre diciembre…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
This evaluation assesses how well IDB's current mode of engagement meets the needs and expectations of countries that have relatively higher income levels and increasing access to diverse…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
En esta evaluación se analiza en qué medida la forma en que actualmente trabaja el BID satisface las necesidades y expectativas de los países con niveles de ingreso relativamente más altos y un…
Dec 2007
Author(s): Barrera-Osorio, Felipe; Galdo, Virgilio; Schargrodsky, Ernesto; Galiani, Sebastián; González Rozada, Martín; Nakasone, Eduardo; Chong, Alberto E.; Coombs, Elizabeth; Gonzalez-Eiras, Martín; Torero, Máximo; Alcázar, Lorena; Olivera, Mauricio; Carrillo, Paul E.; Rossi, Martín; Bellettini Cedeño, Orazio J.
This book provides a detailed microeconomic analysis of the impact of various privatizations in different countries in the region. Its central message is that in many cases, contrary to popular…
Jan 2003
Author(s): Galdo, Virgilio; Chong, Alberto E.
This paper fills a void in the issue of determinants of privatization prices by concentrating in one industry across many countries. This has not been done before, as the literature has only focused…
Jan 2003
Author(s): Galdo, Virgilio; Chong, Alberto E.
Should state-owned enterprises change chief executive officer before privatizing? We test competing views on this question by complementing a recently released database with newly collected data. We…