Dec 2016
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Visconti, Ernesto; Jaimes, Ivonne; Sanahuja, Haris; Torres, Ana María; Suarez, Ginés; Vasquez de Godoy, Elda
El presente informe resume los principales hallazgos de la aplicación del iGOPP, el Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, en El Salvador. Dicho índice…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Hori, Tsuneki; Suarez, Ginés; Salazar, Lina; Sanahuja, Haris; Torres, Ana María; Visconti, Ernesto
El presente informe resume los principales hallazgos de la aplicación del iGOPP, el Índice de Gobernabilidad y Políticas Públicas para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, en Bolivia. Dicho índice…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Ruprah, Inder J.; Sierra, Ricardo
The performance of the private sector is crucial for a country's economic growth. Thus, this report revisits the theme of low Caribbean growth, viewed through a macroeconomic lens in the…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra; Ruprah, Inder J.
Economic diversification is an incessant theme threading policy discussion in Trinidad and Tobago, although with an ebb and flow over time. This topic is once again at the forefront of policy…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra; Ruprah, Inder J.
This report estimates the direct and indirect macroeconomic impact of the Brexit leave vote on the Caribbean during 2016 and 2017 in terms of economic growth, exports, tourism, and remittances. We…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Rios, Ana R.
Infographic about stranded assets and climate risk.
Jul 2016
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Vargas, Felipe; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Biau, Julie; Jansson, Maya; Huppi, Monika; Khadr, Ali; Alcántara, Rafael; Cabrera, Maria; Corrales, Maria Elena; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth
The country strategy with Haiti for the 2011-2015 period is the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB) first post-earthquake strategy and coincides with the start of the mandate of the Ninth…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Vargas, Felipe; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Biau, Julie; Jansson, Maya; Huppi, Monika; Khadr, Ali; Alcántara, Rafael; Cabrera, Maria; Corrales, Maria Elena; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth
La Estrategia del Banco en el País (EBP) 2011-2015 es la primera estrategia del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (en adelante BID o el Banco) post-terremoto que coincide con el inicio del mandato…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Vargas, Felipe; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Biau, Julie; Jansson, Maya; Huppi, Monika; Khadr, Ali; Alcántara, Rafael; Cabrera, Maria; Corrales, Maria Elena; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth
La Stratégie de la Banque avec le Pays (EBP) 2011-2015 est la première stratégie de la Banque Interaméricaine de Développement (BID) postérieurement au trem-blement de terre. Elle fut approuvée après…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Carrillo, Paul E.; López, Andrea; Malik, Arun
Driving restriction programs have been implemented in many cities around the world to alleviate pollution and congestion problems. Enforcement of such programs is costly and can potentially displace…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra; Ruprah, Inder J.; Waithe, Kimberly; Wenner, Mark D.; Clarke, Dillon; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Thomas, Chrystol; Pradelli, Juan Jose; Blenman, Shamar
A moniker often invoked to describe the Caribbean is: "high debt, low growth." It was never completely true. Today it may have become so. The tourism countries, Jamaica, Barbados, and The…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Ruprah, Inder J.; Sierra, Ricardo; Sutton, Heather
This paper uses data from the Global School-based Student Health Survey toinvestigate the prevalence of health risk behaviors, in particular substance use, risky sexual behavior, and violence among…