May 2019
Author(s): Chacón, Ángel; Dutra Schmidt, Tomas; Egas, Juan José; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
Este estudio proporciona un análisis completo de la estructura de las políticas públicas de apoyo al sector agropecuario de Panamá, utilizando la metodología de la OCDE de Estimados de Apoyo al…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Suescún, Rodrigo
This paper describes the FMM-MTFF model, a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium model developed by the Fiscal Management Division (FMM) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to support the…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Pierola, Martha Denisse; Lucenti, Krista; Li, Kun; Harris, Jeremy; De Four, Takiyah
Trade is key for growth, especially in small countries like Barbados—it helps them achieve economies of scale that otherwise would not exist. In recent years, Barbados’ trade performance has been…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Food security is one of the greatest challenges of our time. In 2050, the world will have 2.3 billion more people. Additionally, global demand for food will double as quality and safety demands…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La seguridad alimentaria es uno de los desafíos más importantes de nuestro tiempo. En 2050, el mundo tendrá 2.300 millones de personas más. A su vez, la demanda global de alimentos se duplicará, y…
Feb 2018
Author(s): Álvarez-Pallete, José María
This paper studies the existing relationship between international mobile phone calls and international trade for the case of Spain, showing that it is possible to build an explanatory model with a…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Oddone, Nahuel
A partir de un análisis de importaciones del Ministerio de Economía de El Salvador en 2016, se seleccionaron cinco cadenas de valor para investigar el potencial de incremento del valor agregado…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Bulmer-Thomas, Victor
Export-led growth is the most sustainable way for Belize to raise its long-run rate of growth of GDP per head to meet the aspirations of its people and to put external debt servicing on a more secure…