Mar 2017
Author(s): Mohan, Preeya; Strobl, Eric; Watson, Patrick
In-firm training is a crucial innovative activity in modern knowledge-based economies which face increasing global competition and rapidly changing technology. Nevertheless, there are few studies…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Rose, Jonathan
This is the first of seven detailed reports published with the evaluation Review of the Bank's Support to Agriculture, 2002-2014: Evidence from Key Thematic Areas, conducted by the Office of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Rose, Jonathan
Este documento es el primero de siete informes detallados que acompañan la evaluación Revisión del Apoyo del Banco al Sector Agropecuario, 2002-2014: Evidencia de Áreas Temáticas Clave llevada a cabo…
May 2015
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Linares, Ana María; Bouillon, César P.; Khadr, Ali; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Alonso, Pablo; Soldano, Miguel; Britton, Kathryn; Hernández, María José; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor
The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) has committed to produce its second annual report as part of its 2015 Board-approved work plan (RE-479-1). This approach paper sets out the proposed…
May 2015
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina; Linares, Ana María; Bouillon, César P.; Khadr, Ali; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Alonso, Pablo; Soldano, Miguel; Britton, Kathryn; Hernández, María José; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor
Como parte de su programa de trabajo para 2015 aprobado por el Directorio Ejecutivo (documento RE-479-1), la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) se ha comprometido a producir su segundo informe…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Blanco Blanco, Andrés; Fretes Cibils, Vicente; Muñoz Miranda, Andrés; Gilbert, Alan; Webb, Steven; Reese, Eduardo; Almansi, Florencia; del Valle, Julieta; Pasternak, Suzana; Brain, Isabel; Mora, Pía; Sabatini, Francisco; Torres Ramírez, Jorge Enrique; Vance, Irene; McHardy, Pauline; Salazar, Clara; Puebla, Claudia; Ponce, Gabriela; Flores, René; Calderón Cockburn, Julio; Chiavone, Irene; Macellaro, Miguel; Silvera, Adriana; Kim, Jeongseob
Esta investigación muestra la importancia del alquiler y su potencial en la solución de los principales problemas habitacionales. En la actualidad, 1 de cada 5 hogares de la región alquila su…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Blanco Blanco, Andrés; Fretes Cibils, Vicente; Muñoz Miranda, Andrés; Gilbert, Alan; Webb, Steven; Reese, Eduardo; Almansi, Florencia; del Valle, Julieta; Pasternak, Suzana; Brain, Isabel; Mora, Pía; Sabatini, Francisco; Torres Ramírez, Jorge Enrique; Vance, Irene; McHardy, Pauline; Salazar, Clara; Puebla, Claudia; Ponce, Gabriela; Flores, René; Calderón Cockburn, Julio; Chiavone, Irene; Macellaro, Miguel; Silvera, Adriana; Kim, Jeongseob
This book highlights the importance of renting and its potential to help solve the most pressing housing problems in Latin America and the Caribbean. Currently, 1 in 5 households in the region rent…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Linares, Ana María; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Roseth, Benjamin; Torres, Mauricio; Gwin, Catherine; Alonso, Pablo; Alvarez, Lourdes; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Conroy, Hector; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Guerrero, Alejandro; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Martin, Lucia; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Molina, Adriana; Morales, Carlos; Palomino, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Rose, Jonathan; Soldano, Miguel; Stone, Leslie F.; Tetreault, Alayna
The evaluation seeks to shed light on whether the current practice and arrangements for allocating $100 million from Ordinary Capital (OC) net income to 19 Special Programs (SPs) is an effective way…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Linares, Ana María; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Roseth, Benjamin; Torres, Mauricio; Gwin, Catherine; Alonso, Pablo; Alvarez, Lourdes; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Conroy, Hector; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Guerrero, Alejandro; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Martin, Lucia; Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula; Molina, Adriana; Morales, Carlos; Palomino, Alejandro; Quintanilla, Oscar; Rose, Jonathan; Soldano, Miguel; Stone, Leslie F.; Tetreault, Alayna
La evaluación busca contribuir a discernir si la práctica y las disposicionesactuales para asignar los US$100 millones de ingresos netos provenientes del
Capital Ordinario a 19 programas…
Jun 2014
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Kamau, Musheer O.; Mercer-Blackman, Valerie; Khadan, Jeetendra; Salazni, Mariana; Elías, Carlos; Dukharan, Marla; Beuermann, Diether; Sierra, Ricardo
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin analyzes recent economic developments of The Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago. This issue's Special Country Reports…