Oct 2019
Author(s): African Development Bank; Asian Development Bank; European Bank for Reconstruction and Development; Inter American Development Bank
This is the executive summary of the report Creating Livable Cities: Regional Perspectives, which takes a stock of key patterns of urbanization and urban development across the various developing and…
Oct 2019
Author(s): African Development Bank; Asian Development Bank; European Bank for Reconstruction and Development; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este es el resumen ejecutivo del reporte "Promover ciudades sostenibles: perspectivas regionales", el cual hace un balance de los patrones clave para el desarrollo urbano en las diversas…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Bedoya del Olmo, Celia
This publication presents the life stories of the beneficiaries of the pilot projects directed to rural disperse communities in Colombia, Honduras, Mexico and Peru, financed by the Multi-donor…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Arias, Leandro; Rud, Juan Pablo; Ruzzier Christian A.
This paper provides high-level strategic insight for taking forward water and sanitation regulation in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). To do this, the paper analyzes the expected impact of…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Luzardo, Alejandra; De Azevedo, Belisario; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes; Becerra, Laura; Funes, Gerardo; Santoro, Martina; Penix-Tadsen, Phillip; Pison, Juan Pablo
In Video Games: More than Just a Game, you will get to know 50 Latin American and Caribbean studios, their trends, and their successes with over 350 video games. This report will help you understand…
Aug 2019
Author(s): Harrison, Rodrigo; Parada, Marcela; Villena, Marcelo
Este documento analiza el diseño y desempeño de la licitación de afiliados en el bien conocido sistema de retiro chileno. El sistema es principalmente administrado por empresas privadas que operan en…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Alvarez, Lourdes
This publication presents the pilot projects directed to rural disperse communities in Colombia, Honduras, Mexico and Peru, financed by the Multi-donor Aquafund.
Jun 2019
Author(s): Sarni, Will
As part of Stockholm World Water Week 2018 (SWWW), the IDB organized, in coordination with several partners, a set of four sessions (“Eye on LAC”) in which the necessity, challenges, and…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Orellana, Edgar; Páez, Tania; Urdaneta, Julio; de Waziers, Benedicte; Morales, Olga
A través de esta serie de casos de estudio, el Departamento de Infraestructura y Energía del BID pretende dar a conocer su trabajo en la región, los problemas que aborda, los retos en la…
May 2019
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Kaplan, David S.; García-Huitrón, Manuel; Silva Porto, María Teresa
Este documento contiene un análisis del estado que guardan los sistemas de pensiones en México, incluyendo los sistemas contributivos, sistemas estatales, municipales, universidades públicas, así…
May 2019
Author(s): Pratt, Lawrence; Ortega, Juan Manuel
The issuance of green bonds has grown rapidly in the past several years. However, agricultural green bonds have lagged far behind, because of the difficulties of developing international…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Abuelafia, Emmanuel; Astudillo, Jhonatan A.; Barrios, Juan José; Coj-Sam, Jorge; Del Carmen, Giselle; Díaz, Ana Karen; Escobar, Julia; Filippo, Agustín; Garcimartín, Carlos; Lagarda, Guillermo; Linares, Jennifer; López, Arnoldo; Martínez, André; Mejía, Alejandra; Prat, Jordi; Solorzano, José; Torrentes-García, Laura; Vargas, Fanny; Zentner, Joaquín
This policy brief summarizes challenges in the infrastructure sectors of Belize, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Panama. It also…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad; Quijada, José Alejandro; Sánchez, Gabriel; Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia; Miller, Sebastian; Massia, Santiago; Pietrafesa, Florencia
This policy brief summarizes challenges in the infrastructure sectors of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. It also includes recommendations to overcome these challenges, along with an…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Bosch, Mariano; García-Huitrón, Manuel; Kaplan, David S.; Silva Porto, María Teresa
Este documento contiene un análisis del estado que guardan los sistemas de pensiones en México, incluyendo los sistemas contributivos, sistemas estatales, municipales, universidades públicas, así…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Bosch, Mariano; Oliveri, María Laura; Berstein, Solange; García-Huitrón, Manuel; Altamirano Montoya, Álvaro
Los sistemas de pensiones son un elemento central del estado del bienestar. Estos son contratos sociales que tienen como principal objetivo proporcionar un consumo digno a los adultos mayores en…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Toch, Eran
This discussion paper was developed by the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Division in collaboration with the Knowledge, Innovation and Communication…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Toch, Eran
Este documento de trabajo fue elaborado por la División de Desarrollo Urbano y Vivienda (HUD, por sus siglas en inglés) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) en colaboración con el…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Women and girls represent half of the world’s population and, therefore, half of its potential. Increasingly, business leaders and governments are paying more attention to this economic, social and…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Las mujeres y las niñas representan la mitad de la población mundial y, por lo tanto, la mitad de su potencial. Cada vez más, líderes empresariales y gobiernos prestan más atención a este motor…
Nov 2017
Author(s): Teignier, Marc; Cuberes, David
This paper studies the aggregate effects of the existing differences between male and female-run firms in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Using data from the World Bank Enterprise Survey and…