Feb 2019
Author(s): Alberti, Juan
This paper compares two approaches to the evaluation of mega transport project success. The first one is called the “iron triangle” approach. Under this approach, a megaproject is considered…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Pereyra, Andrés; Alberti, Juan
La preinversión es la etapa fundacional del proyecto, y concluye con la estructuración contractual y comienzo de la implementación. Una preinversión con estudios técnico-económicos completos lleva a…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Alberti, Juan
Evidence suggests that an "infrastructure gap" vis-à-vis other industrial and developing regions opened up in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) over the past two decades. The Inter-…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Wardle, Alexander
This document has been prepared to provide non-specialist personnel (the assessor) with some simple indicators to screen out hazardous land from use for housing or short-term settlements, or to…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Wardle, Alexander
Este documento fue preparado con el fin de proveer algunos indicadores simples para que el personal no especializado (el asesor) pueda reconocer los terrenos que presentan riesgos para la vivienda o…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Wardle, Alexander
Ce document a été préparé pour donner au non-spécialiste (l'évaluateur) quelques indications lui permettant de déterminer quels terrains à risque exclure de zones de construction ou de…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Wardle, Alexander
A finalidade deste documento é disponibilizar para pessoal não especializado (the assessor) alguns indicadores simples para identificar solos perigosos e impedir sua utilização para construção…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Gasparini, Leonardo; Sosa Escudero, Walter; Marchionni, Mariana; Olivieri, Sergio
This paper is part of a large project on quality of life and deprivation in LAC commissioned by the IDB's Research Department (RES) that makes extensive use of the Gallup World Poll. This survey…