Jan 2019
Author(s): Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Soriano, Alejandro; Soldano, Miguel; Corrales, Maria Elena; Reichmann, Thomas; Rabchinsky, Galia; Ramirez Abarca, Nadia; Rojas-Asqui, Xiomara
This evaluation of the country program with Paraguay for the period 2014-2018 has been prepared as part of the work program of the Inter-American Development Bank’s Office of Evaluation and Oversight…
Apr 2017
Author(s): López, César Augusto; Salazar, Lina; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
It is a well-known fact that a great majority of countries implement agricultural input subsidies as a tool to boost agricultural productivity and output. However, even though this practice is widely…
Apr 2017
Author(s): López, César Augusto; Salazar, Lina; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
Es sabido que una gran mayoría de países implementan subsidios a los insumos agrícolas como una herramienta para estimular la productividad y producción agrícola. Sin embargo, a pesar de que esta es…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Cravo, Tulio; Piza, Caio
Interventions designed to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are popular among policy makers, given the role SMEs play in job creation around the world. Business support interventions in low…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Frischtak, Claudio; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Piza, Caio; Guasch, José Luis
This background paper assesses the actions of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or Bank) related to private sector development (PSD) that were mandated under the Ninth General Capital…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Frischtak, Claudio; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Piza, Caio; Guasch, José Luis
El presente informe detallado evalúa el accionar del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o Banco) relativo al desarrollo a través del sector privado (DSP) exigido por el Noveno Aumento General de…