Sep 2020
Author(s): Alpízar, Francisco; Madrigal, Róger; Alvarado, Irene; Brenes Vega, Esteban; Camhi, Ashley; Maldonado, Jorge Higinio; Marco, Jorge; Martínez, Alejandra; Pacay, Eduardo; Watson, Gregory
The Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region enjoys an exuberant natural wealth; with 16 percent of the planets land, the region is home to 40 percent of the worlds biological diversity. This report…
Sep 2020
Author(s): Alpízar, Francisco; Madrigal, Róger; Alvarado, Irene; Brenes Vega, Esteban; Camhi, Ashley; Maldonado, Jorge Higinio; Marco, Jorge; Martínez, Alejandra; Pacay, Eduardo; Watson, Gregory
La región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) goza de una riqueza natural exuberante; con el 16 por ciento de la tierra del planeta, la región alberga el 40 por ciento de la diversidad biológica del…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Intelligent Social Investment; Scott-Brown, Miles; Rodríguez, Edna Liliana
This toolkit is aimed to help Latin American Mayors in key decision makers to include and prioritize biodiversity in their agendas, fostering sustainable and climate-change resilient urban landscapes.
Aug 2020
Author(s): Intelligent Social Investment; Scott-Brown, Miles; Rodríguez, Edna Liliana
Este toolkit es una herramienta de referencia para los alcaldes en Latino América y el Caribe y para las personas clave en la toma de decisions. Sirve como guía para incluir y priorizar la…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Bello, Omar; Williams, Robert; Hendrickson, Michael; De Andrade, Roberto; Mery, Gustavo; Bazo, Andrés; De Quattro, Jeff; Ibarra, Francisco; Marcano, Blaine; Marconi, Salvador; Ruiz, Esteban; Attademo-Hirt, Florencia ; Nelson, Michael; Barón, Marie Edwige
Hurricane Matthew in October 2016 marks the second time in just over a year that the country was affected by a Category 4 hurricane. Hurricane Matthew's greatest impact was felt on the country…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Rwanda has made strong progress in reducing poverty and enhancing economic growth in the last 15 years. Nonetheless, with the highest population density in Africa and its population projected to…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil; Cicowiez, Martin; Vargas, Renato; Horridge, Mark
In 2014, the United Nations published the first International Standard for environmental-economic statistics, known as the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA).. As more countries adopt…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
This fourth edition in the series “Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policy Making” provides an overview of Colombia’s new environmental-economic accounts, the IEEM Platform and how it can…
Oct 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta cuarta edición de la serie "Economía-Ambiental para Políticas Basadas en Evidencia" ofrece una visión general de las nuevas cuentas ambientales y económicas de Colombia, la Plataforma…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Schueler, Kelsey
The purpose of this policy brief is to provide the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and its audiences with a broad overview of the importance of coastal natural capital for sustainable…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Schueler, Kelsey
El propósito de este documento informativo es ofrecer al Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) y a sus audiencias una panorámica amplia sobre la importancia del capital natural costero en el…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Corderi, David
Between 2005 and 2013, Peru experienced above-average economic growth compared to other countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. This process of development has led to widespread pressure on the…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Corderi, David
Perú ha experimentado un crecimiento económico por encima de la media de los países de la región entre 2005 y 2013. Este proceso de desarrollo ha implicado un aumento generalizado de la presión sobre…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
In this third edition of the “Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policies” series, we briefly review the advances with respect to the IEEM mission, and its lines of strategic action, which…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta edición de Economía-Ambiental Para Políticas Basadas en La Evidencia repasa los avances en la misión de la Plataforma del Modelo Económico-Ambiental Integrado (IEEM) y sus líneas de acción…
May 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
This first edition to the new series entitled "Environmental Economics for Evidence Based Policy" presents the Integrated Economic-Environmental Modeling (IEEM) Platform as a state of the…
May 2017
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil
Esta primera edición de la nueva serie titulada "Economía-Ambiental para Políticas Basadas en la Evidencia" presenta la Plataforma Integrada de Modelación Económico-Ambiental (IEEM) como un…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Santander, Horacio; Cicowiez, Martin
En este documento se describe el procedimiento seguido para la construcción de una matriz de contabilidad social (SAM; del inglés Social Accounting Matrix) para Paraguay para el año 2009. El…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Bértola, Luis; Williamson, Jeffrey G.; Sabará, Daniel; Trucco, Federico; Campos, Rosario; Frey, Carl Benedikt; Castells Oliván, Manuel; Saldarriaga, Victor; Chavez, Pamela; Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; D'Elia, Vanesa; Conte Grand, Mariana; Cosbey, Aaron; Crespi, Gustavo; Mohan, Preeya; Chidiak, Martina; Rozemberg, Ricardo; Feres, José Gustavo; Reis, Eustaquio; Bersall, German; Pereira Jr, Amaro O.; Isbell, Paul; Morales Olmos, Virginia; Labraga, Juan; Ferreira Coimbra, Natalia; Tello, Mario D.; Anlló, Guillermo; Bisang, Roberto; McCauley, Raymond; Carciofi, Ricardo; Roth, Alvin; Soler Illia, Galo; Smith, Adrian; Fressoli, Mariano; Taccone, Juan José; Abad, Julieta; Peña, Félix; Azevedo, Roberto; Gayá, Romina; Gutiérrez, Miguel Ángel; Solow, Robert; Pérez, Carlota; Marín, Anabel; Mujica, José; Da Silva, Luiz Inacio; Frei, Eduardo; Beliz, Gustavo; Estevadeordal, Antoni; Moreno Mejía, Luis Alberto
La economía del futuro está entre nosotros. Avances tecnológicos que hasta hace poco parecían objetos sacados de películas de ciencia ficción se usan hoy en la agricultura, en la industria y en los…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The INTAL Monthly Newsletter reports on developments in integration and trade across Latin American and the Caribbean. It also serves as a forum for discussing the IDB's activities related to…