Jul 2019
Author(s): Suárez-Alemán, Ancor; Serebrisky, Tomás; Ponce de León, Oscar
El presente trabajo realiza un análisis regional sobre tres determinantes claves de la competitividad portuaria: 1) las reformas y regulaciones portuarias; 2) gobernanza; y 3) el entorno competitivo…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Mendes Constante, Jonas
The objective of this report is to describe international solutions and good practices for PCS solutions based on key drivers for successful PCS implementation, as described by the International Port…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Mendes Constante, Jonas
El propósito de este informe es describir soluciones internacionales y buenas prácticas para los PCS, sobre la base de los determinantes clave de la implementación exitosa de un PCS, de acuerdo con…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; Niembro, Rasec; Rey, Joaquin; Rivera, Johanan; Putic, Melanie; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Penna, María Valeria; Worden, Richard Carlos; Semaan Bissar, Andrea; Elliott, Victoria; Manibog, Fernando; Liebenthal, Andres; Costello, Gary
The evaluation seeks to provide the Boards and Managements with information on how effective the IDBG’s safeguards systems have been in preventing, managing, and mitigating the adverse E&S…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Huppi, Monika; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Haarsager, Ulrike; Fernández Illescas, Coral; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; Niembro, Rasec; Rey, Joaquin; Rivera, Johanan; Putic, Melanie; Fragano, Frank; Quintero, Juan; Penna, María Valeria; Worden, Richard Carlos; Semaan Bissar, Andrea; Elliott, Victoria; Manibog, Fernando; Liebenthal, Andres; Costello, Gary
El propósito de esta evaluación es informar a los respectivos Directorios y Administraciones acerca del nivel de eficacia que han tenido los sistemas de salvaguardias del Grupo BID en la prevención,…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Ricover, Andy; Serebrisky, Tomás; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor
El presente trabajo busca identificar variables exógenas a las líneas aéreas que pudieran limitar el crecimiento y reducir el potencial del transporte aéreo. La hipótesis planteada sugiere que la…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Carlan, Valentin; Sys, Christa; Calatayud, Agustina; Vanelslander, Thierry
This study examines 15 cases in Northwestern Europe where digital innovations have been developed to improve connectivity, visibility, and, therefore, performance in maritime supply chains. The…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Guerrero, Pablo
El transporte automotor de carga (TAC) es el modo de transporte terrestre más importante en América Latina: al TAC le corresponde la movilización de más del 70% de las cargas nacionales de la región…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Schaur, Georg; Volpe Martincus, Christian
Trade facilitation policies intend to simplify administrative processes and accelerate the handling of shipments across borders. Recent research shows that these policies have substantial effects on…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Queiroz, Cesar; Uribe, Andrés; Blumenfeld, Dennis
In the last two decades there has been an increased contribution of the private sector, through some form of public-private partnership (PPP), to finance transport infrastructure in general, and…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Carballo, Jerónimo; Graziano, Alejandro; Schaur, Georg; Volpe Martincus, Christian
We examine transaction-level Peruvian import data to show that firms are subject to significant costs of port-of-entry delays. At the transaction level, we observe the time it takes a shipment to…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Carballo, Jerónimo; Graziano, Alejandro
In this paper, we estimate the effects of custom-related delays on firms'exports. In so doing, we use a unique dataset that consists of the universe
of Uruguay's export transactions…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Díaz, Rodrigo; Lugo, Rigoberto; Páez, Fernando; Mojica, Carlos; Corbacho, Iván
El presente estudio es parte de un esfuerzo conjunto del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo y el Centro de Transporte Sustentable CTS EMBARQ México. En él se identifican y analizan las necesidades y…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Long-term economic growth and the reduction of poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean depend on development that is both socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable. At the…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El crecimiento económico a largo plazo y la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe dependen de un desarrollo que incluya a toda la sociedad y que al mismo tiempo sea…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID)
O crescimento econômico de longo prazo e a redução da pobreza e desigualdade na América Latina e no Caribe dependem de um desenvolvimento que seja socialmente inclusivo e ambientalmente sustentável.…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Micco, Alejandro; Pérez, Natalia
Recent literature has emphasized the importance of transport costs and infrastructure in explaining trade, access to markets, and increases in per capita income. For most Latin American countries,…