Dec 2019
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo; Goncalves Cavalcanti, Vitor; Leal Calderon, Zulima; Lotti, Giulia
This paper assesses the link between the effort to prepare investment projects and the effort to implement them. Effort is measured as the total number of staff hours devoted to the project…
Jul 2019
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo; Leon-Diaz, John
The study finds that variability in the approval rate of IDB-funded investment projects depends more on specific project characteristics than on macroeconomic conditions faced by countries or errors…
Jul 2019
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo; Goncalves Cavalcanti, Vitor; Lotti, Giulia
This study assesses whether, by decreasing project preparation time, execution times are lengthened. This study finds no systematic evidence that links project preparation time with project execution…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Almeida, Eduardo Marques; Bastos, Fabiano; Quijada, José Alejandro; Acevedo, María Cecilia; Pastor, Cinthya; Kaufmann, Jorge; Vogt-Schilb, Adrien; Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad; Rosas García, José Nicolás; Calatayud, Agustina; Fernandini Puga, Manuel; Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.; Almeida, Juliana; Bogado, Eduardo; Camblor, Roberto; Castillo Martínez, Paula; Flores, Juan; Garcia, Alvaro; García, Antonio; Grunwaldt, Alfred; Larsson, Mikael; Lefevre, Benoit; Linares, Eddy; Manjarrés, José Francisco; Marques Garcia, Luana; Márquez, Fernando; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; O'Connell, Lesley D.; Paz, Marcelo; Piras, Claudia; Radics, Axel; Rebolledo, Enrique; Robles, Marcos; Rodríguez, Jennifer; Rodríguez Chatruc, Marisol; Sawada, Emilio; Sosa, Martín; Tapia Troncoso, Waldo; Theinhardt, Jean-Eric; Urquidi, Manuel; Valencia J., Adriana M.; Valencia, Horacio; Ventura, Juan Pablo; Volpe Martincus, Christian
Esta publicación sintetiza el trabajo analítico desarrollado por especialistas del BID en el marco de preparación de la nueva estrategia del Banco con Paraguay. El documento analiza los desafíos que…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston; Avellán, Leopoldo
El producto potencial y la brecha del producto son conceptos comúnmente utilizados para informar el ejercicio de las políticas monetaria y fiscal, así como para el análisis del desempeño del sistema…
Nov 2003
Author(s): Devlin, Robert; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Suominen, Kati; Shearer, Matthew; Miller, Eric T.; Cornejo, Rafael; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Stabilito, Augusto; Sobral de Elía, Mariana; Skinner, Martha
The purpose of this document is to inform Bank staff and other interested parties about recent developments in integration and trade among the countries of the Western Hemisphere and between these…