Feb 2019
Author(s): Alberti, Juan
This paper compares two approaches to the evaluation of mega transport project success. The first one is called the “iron triangle” approach. Under this approach, a megaproject is considered…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Pereyra, Andrés; Alberti, Juan
La preinversión es la etapa fundacional del proyecto, y concluye con la estructuración contractual y comienzo de la implementación. Una preinversión con estudios técnico-económicos completos lleva a…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Alberti, Juan
Evidence suggests that an "infrastructure gap" vis-à-vis other industrial and developing regions opened up in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) over the past two decades. The Inter-…
May 2014
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Khadr, Ali; Soldano, Miguel; Marto, Ricardo; Buitrago, Paola; Freeman, Peter; Huppi, Monika; Florimon, Andrea
As part of its 2014 annual work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing the evaluation of the country program with Jamaica for the period 2009-2014. This paper sets out the…
May 2014
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Khadr, Ali; Soldano, Miguel; Marto, Ricardo; Buitrago, Paola; Freeman, Peter; Huppi, Monika; Florimon, Andrea
Como parte de su plan de trabajo anual para 2014, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) está preparando la evaluación del programa de país con Jamaica para el período 2009-2014. En este…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Gasparini, Leonardo; Sosa Escudero, Walter; Marchionni, Mariana; Olivieri, Sergio
This paper is part of a large project on quality of life and deprivation in LAC commissioned by the IDB's Research Department (RES) that makes extensive use of the Gallup World Poll. This survey…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Ontiveros, Emilio; Conthe, Manuel; Nogueira, José María
El presente informe describe la percepción que tienen las grandes empresas españolas del sector de infraestructuras de los riesgos y obstáculos regulatorios e institucionales a los que se enfrentaron…
Nov 1997
Author(s): Engel, Eduardo; Fischer, Ronald; Galetovic, Alexander
This paper discusses privatization among investments in infrastructure. The goal of this paper is to present a new auction mechanism that solves many of the problems that have hindered the use of…