Apr 2019
Author(s): Paredes, Gabriela; Munguia, Sindy
Apr 2019
Author(s): Paredes, Gabriela; Munguia, Sindy
Los impactos del cambio climático que afectan hoy en día a Latino América y el Caribe, requieren soluciones eficientes de mitigación de riesgos y adaptación. Países como Honduras, por ejemplo, son…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Alemán, Alejandra
Los impactos del cambio climático que afectan hoy en día a Latino América y el Caribe, requieren soluciones eficientes de mitigación de riesgos y adaptación. Países como Honduras, por ejemplo, son…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Cravo, Tulio; Schimanski, Caroline
While the relationship between business cycles and employment is a topic of continuing interest, it has received limited attention in the literature focusing on developing countries. This study adds…
Feb 2019
Author(s): López, Andrés; Obaya, Martín; Pascuini, Paulo; Ramos, Adrián
El litio se ha convertido en uno de los recursos que más interés despierta a nivel mundial . Esto ocurre tanto entre las empresas que participan de las industrias extractivas o de la química, que ven…
Sep 2018
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo; Schling, Maja
This paper presents the first rigorous empirical evidence of the impact of a large hydrocarbon project in both its economic and environmental dimension. Concentrating on Peru’s largest hydrocarbon…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Bollers, Elton; Hosein, Roger
The relationship between natural resource endowments and economic growth and development has attracted much attention. Specifically, the Dutch disease phenomenon, which has crippled several economies…
May 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The Americas Business Dialogue (ABD) is a private sector led initiative facilitated by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) aimed at fostering a high-level public-private policy dialogue between…
May 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Diálogo Empresarial de las Américas (ABD, por su siglas en inglés) es una iniciativa liderada por el sector privado y facilitada por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID), con el fin de…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Ayres, João
This paper quantifies the flow of knowledge within U.S. multinational corporations in the United States and European Union. A general equilibrium model of knowledge flows within multinationals is…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This document addresses the main challenges of the energy sector in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), as well as the role that the private sector must play in the process of overcoming these…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Este documento aborda los principales retos que se presentan en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) en el sector energético y el papel que deberá tener el sector privado en el proceso de superación de…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Today many countries, including some in the developing world, are manufacturing and trading components of goods that they never before produced. By entering global supply chains, they are increasing…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Los procesos de producción se han vuelto cada vez más fragmentados en todo el mundo. En sectores tan diversos como el electrónico, de equipos de transporte, y de ropa y alimentos, los productos se…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Fernandez, Andres; Schmitt-Grohé, Stephanie; Uribe, Martin
SVAR models that include a single world price (such as the terms-of-trade) predict that world shocks explain a small fraction of movements in domestic output (typically less than 10 percent). This…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Rodriguez, Diego; Gonzalez, Andres; Fernandez, Andres
Fluctuations in commodity prices are an important driver of business cycles in small emerging market economies (EMEs). This paper documents how these fluctuations correlate strongly with the…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Tapasco, Jeimar; Orrego-Varón, Mayra; Arango, David; Ramírez-Villegas, Julián; Croft, Stephanie; Gil, Liliana; Pantoja, Antonio; Calderón, Silvia; Romero, Germán; Ordóñez, Daniel A.; Álvarez, Andrés; Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo; Ludeña, Carlos E.
Este documento analiza el efecto que tiene el cambio climático sobre un conjunto de especies nativas de Colombia, medido en términos de pérdida o ganancia económica de las especies de bio-comercio,…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Ardanaz, Martín; Corbacho, Ana; Gonzales, Alberto; Tolsa Caballero, Nuria
Over the past decade, an increasing number of countries have began anchoring their fiscal policy frameworks in terms of rules that target the cyclically adjusted or structural (as opposed to actual)…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Rius, Andrés
In 2006 Uruguay's Parliament voted to establish a system of individual livestock traceability that would initially be mandatory for bovine populations, and in future stages will encompass all…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Finkelstein-Shapiro, Alan; González Gómez, Andrés
This paper builds a small open economy business cycle model with labor and financial market frictions that incorporates frictional, endogenous self-employment entry and a link between formal credit…