Dec 2016
Author(s): Ruprah, Inder J.; Wright, Allan; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Pradelli, Juan Jose; Clarke, Dillon; Waithe, Kimberly
The macroeconomic performance of the countries in the Country Caribbean Department on average worsened in 2016 but is expected to improve in 2017. However, downside risks remain, including heightened…
Sep 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra; Ruprah, Inder J.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Wright, Allan; Gomez Osorio, Camillo; Waithe, Kimberly; Wenner, Mark D.; Clarke, Dillon; Thomas, Chrystol; Pradelli, Juan Jose; Okey, Onoh-Obasi
British voters surprised the world when they voted to leave the European Union in June 2016. Markets reacted heavily to the surprise, resulting in high volatility in all major stock indices as well…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Torres, Mauricio; Hernández, María José; Rivera, Johanan; Jansson, Maya
As part of its 2016 work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing the country program evaluation (CPE) for Guatemala covering the 2012-2016 period. This approach paper…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Huppi, Monika; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Torres, Mauricio; Hernández, María José; Rivera, Johanan; Jansson, Maya
Como parte de su plan anual de trabajo 2016, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) está preparando la Evaluación del Programa de País (CPE) con Guatemala durante el periodo 2012-2016. Este…
Dec 2012
Author(s): Armendáriz, Edna; De Michele, Roberto; Manzano, Osmel; Martel, Pedro
En Guatemala, el área rural ha estado significativamente rezagada con respecto al dinamismo del área urbana. Los déficits de capital humano y de infraestructura son más profundos, mientras que las…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Armendáriz, Edna; Schaeffer, María José
Este documento evalúa la sostenibilidad de la deuda pública en Guatemala mediante la aplicación de metodologías tradicionales. De acuerdo con el enfoque estándar, se requiere un superávit primario…