Oct 2013
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Marto, Ricardo
This approach paper summarizes the scope, methodological approach and main evaluation questions for the proposed assessment of the Bank's program with the Government of Barbados during the 2010-…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Conroy, Hector; Scholl, Lynn; Marto, Ricardo
Este documento de enfoque resume el alcance, metodología propuesta y principales preguntas de evaluación que seguirá la evaluación propuesta del Programa del BID con el Gobierno de Barbados durante…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Sanginés, Mario; Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol; Pimenta, Carlos; García Osío, Gustavo; Martínez Guzman, Juan Pablo; Marcel, Mario; Farias, Pedro; Crespi, Gustavo; Chrisney, Martin D.; Corbacho, Ana
The Fiscal Institutions of Tomorrow, the first publication in the series Institutions for People, addresses issues of public management that are key to economic development in Latin America and the…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Ganimian, Alejandro; Alfonso, Mariana; Santiago, Ana
Many school systems today are trying to attract top college graduates into teaching, but little is known about what dissuades this target group from entering the profession. This study randomly…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
This paper discusses the merits of alternative definitions of the structural budget in the context of their use in the design and implementation of fiscal rules. To this end, the paper argues that…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Marcel, Mario
This paper describes the adoption and application of the structural fiscal balance rule in Chile, evaluates its outcomes after the first 10 years, and draws 10 lessons from the experiences that may…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Conroy, Hector; Schijman, Agustina; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Palma, Alejandra; Ramos, Johanna
This Country Program Evaluation (CPE) for Belize: 2008-2012 is the third time the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) has evaluated the work of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or Bank…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Conroy, Hector; Schijman, Agustina; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Palma, Alejandra; Ramos, Johanna
Esta Evaluación del Programa de País para Belice correspondiente al 2008-2012 constituye la tercera ocasión en que la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) evalúa la labor del Banco…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
This evaluation assesses how well IDB's current mode of engagement meets the needs and expectations of countries that have relatively higher income levels and increasing access to diverse…
Feb 2013
Author(s): Soriano, Alejandro; Schiavo-Campo, Salvatore; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Kavalsky, Basil; Elías, Carlos; Conroy, Hector; Alonso, Pablo; Vera, Diego; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Beuermann, Diether
En esta evaluación se analiza en qué medida la forma en que actualmente trabaja el BID satisface las necesidades y expectativas de los países con niveles de ingreso relativamente más altos y un…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Velarde, Marco; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Alonso, Pablo; Beuermann, Diether; Fevre, Chloe; Pecha, Camilo; Conroy, Hector; Sembler, Jose Ignacio
This country program evaluation (CPE) covers the 2007-2011 period. This evaluation pays particular attention to the relevance of the IDB's program in relation to Mexico's fundamental…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Velarde, Marco; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Alonso, Pablo; Beuermann, Diether; Fevre, Chloe; Pecha, Camilo; Conroy, Hector; Sembler, Jose Ignacio
Esta Evaluación de Programa de País (EPP) cubre el período 2007-2011.La evaluación analiza particularmente la relevancia del Programa del BID en relación con los desafíos fundamentales de México,…