Mar 2018
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Bouillon, César P.; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Ramirez Abarca, Nadia; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; Di Tata, Juan Carlos; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Hernández, María José
This will be the third independent evaluation that OVE has conducted of the IDB’s country program with Ecuador, and the first to cover the work of the IDB Group. This evaluation covers the IDB Group’…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Bouillon, César P.; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Ramirez Abarca, Nadia; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; Di Tata, Juan Carlos; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Hernández, María José
Esta es la tercera evaluación independiente del programa de país del BID con Ecuador realizada por OVE, y la primera en cubrir el trabajo del Grupo BID. El documento cubre el programa del Grupo BID…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Ruprah, Inder J.
In this working paper, the authors present evidence that homeowners are happier than non-homeowners and it is homeownership that causes the difference in happiness. The data used is from seventeen…
May 2008
Author(s): Marcano, Luis; Ruprah, Inder J.
This paper presents the findings of an evaluation of Chile's Progressive Housing Program (PHP), which is a public housing program that finances the purchase of a new house for lower income…
Feb 2008
Author(s): Marcano, Luis; Ruprah, Inder J.
High delinquency rate of publicly provided mortgages in social housing programs are often interpreted to be due to moral hazard. In this working paper, the authors show that the typically used…
Jul 2007
Author(s): Ruprah, Inder J.; Marcano, Luis
This paper presents the findings of a meta-evaluation of Chile's Social Housing Programs since the country's return to democracy in 1990. Chile's housing policy and the specific…