Dec 2015
Author(s): Ramos Martínez, Alejandro;Michalczewsky, Kathia;Iannuzzi, Patricia;Gayá, Romina
Esta investigación documenta varios aspectos del proceso de registro del comercio exterior de bienes en Centroamérica y República Dominicana, en especial de aquel vinculado a los regímenes especiales…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Muñoz Castillo, Raúl;Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando;Jiménez, Roberto;Vega, Alberto
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has recognized that its activities in the countries of the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region have significant potential to be impacted by the effects…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Muñoz Castillo, Raúl;Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando;Jiménez, Roberto;Vega, Alberto
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) ha reconocido que sus actividades en los países de la Región del Caribe (LAC) y América Latina y tienen un gran potencial para ser impactados por los…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Nin Pratt, Alejandro;Falconi, César;Ludeña, Carlos E.;Martel, Pedro
This study analyzes the performance of Latin America and the Caribbean's agriculture between 1980 and 2012 looking at the contribution of inputs, and total factor productivity (TFP) to growth in…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Yu, Bok-Keun;Miller, Sebastián J.;Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo;Yoon, Sang Won;Ludeña, Carlos E.
Relevant and appropriate indicators for vulnerability at both the local levels are significant for effective adaptation to climate change. The paper reviews the literature of these indicators, and…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Lachaud, Michée Arnold;Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.;Ludeña, Carlos E.
This study estimates Climate Adjusted Total Factor Productivity (CATFP) for agriculture in Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries, while also providing comparisons with several regions of the…
Aug 2015
Author(s): De la Peña, Elena;Millares, Enrique;Díaz, Lourdes;Taddia, Alejandro Pablo;Bustamante, Claudia;Vaccaro, Yolanda
El BID publica una colección de informes de diagnósticos de seguridad vial para los países de América Latina y el Caribe. El objetivo del Banco es liderar un proceso de cambio que permita promover…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan;Schijman, Agustina;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Molina, Adriana;Quijano, Ursula;Florimon, Andrea;Jansson, Maya
The objective of this evaluation is to assess the role of the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB or Bank) support to agricultural development in the region since 2002. It reviews the…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan;Schijman, Agustina;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Molina, Adriana;Quijano, Ursula;Florimon, Andrea;Jansson, Maya
El objetivo de la presente evaluación es examinar la función del apoyo brindado por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o Banco) al desarrollo agropecuario en la región desde 2002. En ella se…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Gandelman, Néstor
Using micro data on expenditure and income for 17 Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries, this paper presents stylized facts on saving behavior by age, education, income and place of residence…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Multiconsult y Cia. Ltda.
In 2013, Nicaragua ranked third in Latin America for investments in renewable energy. This was because Nicaragua's energy composition had a high level of renewable sources and investments in…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Cuesta, Juan Pablo;García Moreno, Mauricio;Kaufmann, Jorge;Pallavicini, Violeta;Sanginés, Mario
Este documento presenta el resumen ejecutivo del Informe nacional de avance 2007-2013 sobre la capacidad institucional para implementar la gestión para resultados en el desarrollo en Nicaragua. Se…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The INTAL Monthly Newsletter reports on developments in integration and trade across Latin American and the Caribbean. It also serves as a forum for discussing the IDB's activities related to…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La carta mensual del INTAL informa sobre desarrollos en las áreas de integración y comercio en las regiones de América Latina y el Caribe. También es el medio para difundir las actividades realizadas…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento
A carta mensal do INTAL informa sobre os desenvolvimentos nas áreas de integração e comércio nas regiões da América Latina e do Caribe. É também um meio de difusão das atividades do BID sobre estes…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan
This is the first of seven detailed reports published with the evaluation Review of the Bank's Support to Agriculture, 2002-2014: Evidence from Key Thematic Areas, conducted by the Office of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan
Este documento es el primero de siete informes detallados que acompañan la evaluación Revisión del Apoyo del Banco al Sector Agropecuario, 2002-2014: Evidencia de Áreas Temáticas Clave llevada a cabo…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Schijman, Agustina;Molina, Adriana
This is the second of seven detailed reports published with the evaluation Review of the Bank's Support to Agriculture, 2002-2014: Evidence from Key Thematic Areas conducted by the Office of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Schijman, Agustina;Molina, Adriana
Este documento es el segundo de siete informes detallados que acompañan la evaluación Revisión del Apoyo del Banco al Sector Agropecuario, 2002-2014: Evidencia de Áreas Temáticas Clave llevada a cabo…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Armijo, Marianela;Cuesta, Juan Pablo;Feinstein, Osvaldo Néstor;García López, Roberto;García Moreno, Mauricio;Kaufmann, Jorge;Makón, Marcos Pedro;Pimenta, Carlos;Sanginés, Mario;Sanín Ángel, Héctor;Santiso, Carlos;Urra, Francisco Javier;Varea, Marco
Improving public services, using State resources efficiently, and managing State agencies effectively have been ongoing concerns of Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) governments since the beginning…