May 2019
Author(s): Pezo, Danilo
La intensificación sostenible de la producción ganadera es una estrategia para responder al incremento en la demanda de proteínas de origen animal, tanto para los mercados locales como de exportación…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Castro, Edgar; Scartascini, Carlos
Limited attention affects our ability to make good choices, but governments can improve decision-making by providing simpler and more salient information. We evaluate the role of inattention in…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel; Poveda, Martín
Esta nota técnica presenta un análisis del potencial para el uso de iluminación pública eficiente en Brasil. El análisis se enfoca en municipalidades pequeñas y medianas. Partiendo de una estimación…
Nov 2018
Author(s): López-Luzuriaga, Andrea; Scartascini, Carlos
What happens when the tax authority increases enforcement in one tax with compliance in other taxes? The very little evidence available is not conclusive. This paper presents a very simple analytical…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Alarcon Rodriguez, Arturo Daniel
Esta nota técnica explora las perspectivas de desarrollo de la hidroelectricidad de Latinoamerica y el Caribe. Inicialmente, revisa el desarrollo histórico del sector hidroeléctrico en la región.…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Bérgolo, Marcelo; Ceni, Rodrigo; Sauval, María
Este trabajo analiza la introducción del régimen de Documentación Fiscal Electrónica en Uruguay. A partir de los datos de los registros administrativos de la Dirección General de Rentas y explotando…
Jan 2018
Author(s): Ramírez, José; Oliva, Nicolás; Andino, Mauro
En el año 2013 el Servicio de Rentas Internas (SRI) de Ecuador lanza oficialmente a la factura electrónica como una estrategia institucional para modernizar la administración tributaria a favor de…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Vijay, Modi; Bott, Jack; Fobi Nsutezo, Simone ; Aiello, Roberto Gabriel; Aclan, Carolina
The utility business was historically hardware driven, where utilities generated power and hoped it reached the customer. They meter the consumption at the home, and replace resources when failure is…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Jaitman, Laura
The IDB has been supporting Sports-for-Development (SFD) initiatives in Latin America and the Caribbean since 2004. This document reviews IDB-sponsored initiatives in 18 countries to shed light on…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Jaitman, Laura
Desde 2004 el BID ha venido apoyando iniciativas de deporte para el desarrollo (DPD) en América Latina y el Caribe. Este documento revisa iniciativas patrocinadas por el BID en 18 países para arrojar…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Paredes, Juan Roberto
La Red del Futuro es un ejercicio de planificación energética independiente llevado a cabo por el BID con el objetivo de contribuir a la discusión de una integración efectiva de las energías…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Aiello, Roberto Gabriel; Rugg, Richard; Salmeri, Micol; Wedgwood, Paul
This publication is intended to help sub-national energy policy decision-makers of major Latin American cities as they look to develop and implement clean energy solutions. Our aim is to help local…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Carrillo, Paul E.; Castro, Edgar; Scartascini, Carlos
This paper evaluates the effect of positive inducements on tax behavior by exploiting a natural experiment in which a municipality of Argentina randomly selected 400 individuals among more than 72,…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Ortega, Daniel; Scartascini, Carlos
There is an ample literature on the determinants of tax compliance. Several field experiments have evaluated the effect and comparative relevance of sending deterrence and moral suasion messages to…
Jul 2014
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Oxford Economics; British Council; Organization of American States
The aim of this research is to assess and demonstrate the economic contribution and potential of the creative and cultural industries in the countries of the Americas and 10 benchmark countries. This…
Dec 2013
Author(s): Masson, Malaika; Walter, Martin; Priester, Michael
How can LAC governments promote the use of clean and green technology in the mining sector and what are the supporting instruments, regulations, infrastructure and institutional aspects that are…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Gols for Development, an exhibition organized by the IDB Cultural Center, is a history of sport-based and cultural development. The figures of our idols and our people, portraits in art and…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Goles para el desarrollo, exhibición organizada por el Centro Cultural BID, es una historia de desarrollo a través del deporte y la cultura. La figura de nuestros ídolos y de nuestras personas,…
Jul 2013
Author(s): Eguino, Huáscar; Ribeiro, Paulo; Vercillo, Maria Helena
Esta publicação compreende um conjunto de estudos desenvolvidos como parte da Cooperação Técnica entre o Ministério do Esporte do Brasil e o BID intitulada "Grandes Eventos Esportivos e…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The purpose of this award is to recognize the efforts of the IDB Group staff members and contractual employees who have distinguished themselves for their volunteer service to their communities.