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): Slack, Enid
This paper identifies a range of governance mechanisms to support the efficient and equitable provision of public services and improve policy coordination in metropolitan areas. It provides examples…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Souto, Gonzalo; Tommasino, Humberto; Errea, Eduardo; Sáder, Mayid
En este volumen se realiza un relevamiento de las principals cadenas agroindustriales del país, enfatizando en los movimientos de cargas que se realizan a lo cadena de valor, la logística utilizada,…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Muñoz Miranda, Andrés; Martínez-Vázquez, Jorge
This paper argues that the need for metropolitan-wide government is higher the larger the unrealized benefits from economies of scale and externalities. It contends that there is no trade-off between…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente infografía analiza la oferta, la demanda y los principales procesos logísticos de la cadena láctea en Uruguay.
Nov 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente infografía analiza la oferta, la demanda y los principales procesos logísticos de la cadena forestal en Uruguay.
Nov 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente infografía analiza la oferta, la demanda y los principales procesos logísticos de la cadena de granos en Uruguay.
Nov 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente infografía analiza la oferta, la demanda y los principales procesos logísticos de la cadena de la carne vacuna en Uruguay.
Jul 2018
Author(s): Alberti, Juan; Pereyra, Andrés
El nivel del gasto en desarrollo y conservación de la infraestructura es un determinante del desarrollo de América Latina y el Caribe. En este sentido, el mayor rezago se observa en el sector de…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Granada, Isabel; Fioravanti, Reinaldo; Deambrosi, Sergio; Gutiérrez, Maria Clara; Caldo, Alejandra; Benavides, Juan; Martínez, Marelia
Este documento tiene como objetivo presentar un recuento del desarrollo del sector logístico en Panamá y de las operaciones específicas de apoyo del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo al Gobierno…
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…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Watson Williams, Carol
This study was specifically designed to collect information on women’s health and their experiences of violence in Jamaica. A combination of quantitative and qualitative methods was used to collect…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Lopez-Ghio, Ramiro; Ramírez, Juan Mauricio; Rojas, Fernando; Salazar Echavarría, Carlos; Bateman, Alfredo
Con el avance de los procesos de descentralización en América Latina, los gobiernos municipales han recibido mayor autonomía política, administrativa y fiscal para la toma de decisiones de política…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Pemberton, Cecile; Joseph, Joel
The dataset comes from the 2017 National Women's Health Survey for Trinidad and Tobago, a national, quantitative, cross-sectional survey of 1,079 women ages 15 to 64.
Feb 2018
Author(s): Pemberton, Cecile; Joseph, Joel
This report presents the first nationally representative estimates of the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) and non-partner sexual violence (NPSV) against women in Trinidad and Tobago.…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat); Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
A distinctive feature of urbanization in the last 50 years is the expansion of urban populations and built development well beyond what was earlier conceived as the city limit, resulting in…
Apr 2011
Author(s): Garson, Sol; Rojas, Eduardo; Ribeiro, Marcelo Gomes; Urani, André; Abrucio, Fernando Luiz; Somekh, Nadia; Sydow, Cristina Toth; Losada, Paula Ravanelli; Ribeiro, Luiz César Queiroz; Klink, Jeroen; Sano, Hironobu; Rezende, Fernando
Esta publicação é o resultado de uma reflexão, desenvolvida conjuntamente por membros do governo brasileiro, a academia e o Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento, acerca do paradoxo que…
Oct 2009
Author(s): Magalhães, Fernanda; Durán-Ortiz, Mario
This paper addresses the following general questions: What kind of consumption patterns (e.g., land, carbon footprint, traveling) are generated by the more compact and traditional structure of…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Slack, Enid; Cuadrado-Roura, Juan R.; Fernández Güell, José Miguel; Rojas, Eduardo; Bird, Richard; Klink, Jeroen; Lefévre, Christian; Subirats, Joan; Brugué, Quim; Monzón, Andrés; Etchegaray, Alberto
Throughout the twentieth century, there was a notable population shift in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, from rural living situations to urban centers. In 2000 there were 49 cities…