Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
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…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Alemann, Clara; Cowap, Alden; Juárez, Leticia; Buchbinder, Barbara
La presente nota analiza datos de la encuesta de evaluación de impacto del programa de transferencias monetarias condicionadas (PTMC) implementado en Honduras, el Programa Bono 10.000, para…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
At the IDB, we believe that working together is working smarter. We are constantly reminded of this, as our partners remain vitally important to achieving the Bank's goals in advancing…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Usher, Ximena; Bukstein, Daniel; Hernández, Elisa
Esta investigación tiene como objetivo evaluar los impactos de los instrumentos de promoción de la innovación empresarial implementados por la Agencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación (ANII).…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Watkins, Graham George; Atkinson, Rachel; Canfield, Eloise; Corrales, Denis; Dixon, John A.; Factor, Seth; Hardner, Jared J.; Hausman, Heidi; Hawken, Iona; Huppman, Reed; Josse, Carmen; Langstroth, Robert; Pilla, Ernani; Quintero, Juan David; Radford, Greg; Rees, Colin; Rice, Dick; Villalba, Alberto
The purpose of this document is to provide clients-borrowers, project sponsors, and executing agencies-of the Inter-American Development Bank with guidance, in accord with Bank safeguard policies, to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The 2015 third quarter edition of the Quarterly Business Review (QBR) provides management with a status of the Bank's performance. The QBR reports on outputs, lending program priorities and…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Pérez, Michelle; Tejerina, Luis
A majority of Salvadorans reach retirement age without a formal pension, resulting in increased financial vulnerability and poverty in old age. In this paper we study the effects of the Universal…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Martinez, Sebastian; Pérez, Michelle; Tejerina, Luis
El Programa Nuestros Mayores Derechos busca atender de manera especializada al adulto mayor con el fin de contribuir a la mejora de sus condiciones de vida y ejercicio de derechos. Como parte de los…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Jaitman, Laura; Guerrero Compeán, Roberto
This publication identifies the main areas of research that the Citizen Security and Justice Cluster of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will undertake in the next four years. The Latin…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Gibbons, María Amelia; Rossi, Martín
En este trabajo evaluamos el impacto del programa Juntos para Una Comunidad sin Violencia llevado a cabo en establecimientos educativos localizados en distritos en situación de riesgo en la República…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil; Cicowiez, Martin; Gachot, Sebastien
This study develops a linked regional computable general equilibrium and micro-simulation (RCGE-MS) model to assess the regional economy-wide and poverty impacts of a US$36 million investment in…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Calero, Carla; Jin, Songqing; Peralta, Alexandra
This paper evaluates the short-term impacts of a development project that aims to increase mango yields, sales of mango products, and the income of small mango farmers in rural Haiti. Various…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The 2015 second quarter edition of the Quarterly Business Review (QBR) provides management with a status of the Bank's performance. The QBR reports on outputs, lending program priorities and…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.; Gullison, Ted; Anstee, Stuart; Meyer, Mike
This document is produced for project developers and their consultants responsible for preparing Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs). It summarizes "good practices" for…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hardner, Jared J.; Gullison, Ted; Anstee, Stuart; Meyer, Mike
Este documento se ha elaborado para los desarrolladores de proyectos y sus consultores, responsables de realizar las "evaluaciones del impacto ambiental y social" (EIAS). Resume "…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Ordóñez, Romina; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Rose, Jonathan
This is the third 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): Ordóñez, Romina; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Rose, Jonathan
Este documento es el tercero 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…