Dec 2012
Author(s): Sánchez Torres, Fabio; España Eljaiek, Irina; Zenteno, Jannet
This paper surveys the evolution and implications of fiscal decentralization in Colombia in recent decades. After describing the fiscal decentralization process and its impact on sub-national…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Lastres, Helena M. M.; Pietrobelli, Carlo; Caporali, Renato; Soares, Maria Clara Couto; Matos, Marcelo G. Pessoa de; Magalhães, Walsey de Assis; Podcameni, Maria Gabriela; Cordeiro, Ariela Diniz; Sachs, Ignacy; Laplane, Mariano Francisco; Kosacoff, Bernardo; Sturgeon, Timothy J.; Kaplan Barbosa, Eduardo; Arocena, Rodrigo; Sutz, Judith; Becker, Bertha K.; Canddotti, Ennio; Chaves, Maria do Perpétuo Socorro Rodrigues; Maia, Ana Christina; Lemos, Cristina; Dutrénit, Gabriela; Ramos, Carlos; Cassiolato, José Eduardo; Apolinário, Valdênia; Silva, Maria Lussieu da; Stevenson, Claudia; Nadvi, Khalid; Rasiah, Rajah; Garcez, Cristiane; Arroio, Ana Carolina Machado; Araujo, Alexandre Guerra de; Rivas, Gonzalo; de Groote, Roberto; Maggi Campos, Claudio; Saldias, Rodrigo; Sanhueza, Ramiro; Bitran Colodro, Eduardo; González Urrutia, Cristian M.
O conjunto dos capítulos deste trabalho aponta e elabora importantes alternativas de política capazes de retomar e sustentar novas formas desenvolvimento apropriadas, coesas e duradouras. Ao mesmo…
Sep 2012
Author(s): Chisari, Omar O.; Maquieyra, Javier; Miller, Sebastián J.
Un MEGC dinámico recursivo para evaluar shocks de Cambio Climático para seis economías latinoamericanas (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, El Salvador, Jamaica y Perú) se presenta a continuación. Es un…
May 2012
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
This report is intended to encourage and reinforce the efforts of policymakers and industry stakeholders throughout the region to accelerate broadband deployment. The report has two primary aims. The…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Pomareda, Carlos; Manzano, Osmel; Pineda, Bismarck; Zegarra, Eduardo; Cuevas, Mario; Auguste, Sebastián; Sandino, Adelmo; Sánchez Ruiz, Erasmo A.; Bolaños Fletes, Lisardo Armando; Acevedo, Ivonne; Flores, Selmira
El mundo de la agricultura para Centroamérica y la República Dominicana está cambiando radicalmente y ello se ha convertido en motivo de atención para los encargados de las políticas públicas. Entre…
Feb 2012
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Truitt Nakata, Ginya; Vidal, Eloy; Aldonas, Grant; St. John, David
La conectividad y el acceso de banda ancha - y en concreto, las nuevas tecnologías de comunicación, aplicaciones y servicios soportados por las redes de banda ancha - resultan esenciales para el…
Feb 2012
Author(s): Eslava, Marcela; Maffioli, Alessandro; Meléndez Arjona, Marcela
Government-owned development banks have often been justified by the need to respond to financial market imperfections that hinder the establishment and growth of promising businesses, and as a result…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Eslava, Marcela; Maffioli, Alessandro; Meléndez Arjona, Marcela
Despite the large potential gains from credit by second-tier development banks, little is known about the actual impact of these banks' lending activity. This study partially fills that gap by…