Jun 2019
Author(s): Aramburu, Julián; Figal Garone, Lucas; Maffioli, Alessandro; Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
This paper estimates the impact of an agricultural technology adoption program on agricultural production and income using an experimental approach. The context of analysis is the Program for the…
May 2018
Author(s): Insfran, Sebastian
Este documento tiene como objetivo investigar las dinámicas del embarazo a edad temprana y en adolescentes en América Latina y el Caribe, poniendo énfasis en su prevención. Consiste en un compendio…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Bornacelly, Iván; Rieble-Aubourg, Sabine
In Barbados, investment in education is one of the highest in the region and there is almost universal access to basic education. However, learning outcomes are still unequal, and while many young…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
Irrigation is a key determinant of agricultural productivity, income, and sustainable development. This paper estimates the impact of the National Irrigation Program with a Watershed Approach (…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
El riego es un determinante clave de la productividad agrícola, del ingreso y del desarrollo sostenible. Este estudio estima el impacto del Programa Nacional de Riego con Enfoque de Cuenca (PRONAREC…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
The general objective of the program is to increase the incomes of beneficiary rural households. The specific objectives are to: boost the productivity of small-scale farmers by increasing the land…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Salazar, Lina; López, César Augusto
El objetivo general del programa es aumentar el ingreso de los hogares rurales beneficiados. Los objetivos específicos son: Incrementar la productividad de los pequeños productores agropecuarios a…
May 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
This edition of Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policy applies the IEEM Platform to evaluating strategies for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Results from applying IEEM…
May 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta edición de Economía-Ambiental Políticas Basadas en la Evidencia aplica la Plataforma IEEM para evaluar estrategias para lograr los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (SDGs). Los resultados de la…
Feb 2017
Author(s): Santibáñez, Jorge; Palma C., Silvia Irene; Ramírez Reyes, Horacio; Hidalgo, Nidia; Urban, Anne-Marie
En los últimos dos años, el incremento del fenómeno de la migración de menores no acompañados originarios de países del Triángulo Norte de Centroamérica (Honduras, Guatemala y El Salvador) ha…
Jan 2017
Author(s): López, César Augusto; Salazar, Lina; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The primary objective of this study is to synthesize lessons derived from rigorous impact evaluations (IEs) implemented in rural LAC to shed light on the effects of different types of private…
Jan 2017
Author(s): López, César Augusto; Salazar, Lina; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
El principal objetivo de este estudio es sintetizar las lecciones que se derivan de las rigurosas evaluaciones de impacto (EI) implementadas en el sector rural de ALC para dar luces acerca de los…
Aug 2016
Author(s): Corderi, David; Lund, Jay R.; Williams, Jeffrey
The Dong Nai Delta in Vietnam has been projected to face long-term changes in physical conditions stemming from climate change. Sea level rise combined with changes in the hydrologic cycle will…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Zegarra, Eduardo; Chirinos, Orlando
Nicaragua ha tenido una importante expansión de la superficie provista para riego en las últimas dos décadas. No obstante, la superficie irrigada ha tenido una importancia limitada y fluctuante en…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Suárez, Fabiola; Duque, Ángela; Pava, Margarita; Estupiñán, Sandra; Calderón, Silvia; Romero, Germán; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Álvarez, Andrés; Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo; Ludeña, Carlos E.
En el marco del estudio de Impactos Económicos del Cambio Climático de Colombia (EIECC) se identificaron medidas y políticas de adaptación para disminuir los impactos o aprovechar las oportunidades…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Gibbons, María Amelia; Maffioli, Alessandro; Rossi, Martín
This paper evaluates the impact of two programs that provide public and private goods, in the form of irrigation canals and materials (such as hail nets). Using a twelve-year panel of wine producers…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
"We are mostly water." True or false? Strange as it may seem, it's true! Our bodies are 75 percent water. In fact, some animals such as jellyfish are up to 99 percent water - about the…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma; Ramos, María Clara; Paredes, Juan Roberto; Bolivar, Ángela; Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
En gran parte, somos agua ¿Verdadero o falso? Por extraño que suene ¡Es verdad! Nuestros cuerpos están constituidos en un 75% por agua. De hecho, hay animales como las medusas cuyos organismos pueden…
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): Jensen, Roar; Asadullah, Anita May; Lasarte, Alejandro; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Muñoz Castillo, Raúl
Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has contracted DHI to conduct this study under a project called "Knowledge and Capacity Building Product". The overall objective of the project is the…