Oct 2021
Author(s): Oliver, Emmie; Ozment, Suzanne; Grunwaldt, Alfred; Silva Paredes, Mariana; Watson, Gregory
Governments across Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) face challenges in extending and maintaining infrastructure to serve their populations, especially as climate change and ecosystem degradation…
Oct 2021
Author(s): Oliver, Emmie; Ozment, Suzanne; Grunwaldt, Alfred; Silva Paredes, Mariana; Watson, Gregory
Los gobiernos de América Latina y el Caribe se enfrentan al reto de ampliar y mantener las infraestructuras para atender a sus poblaciones, especialmente a medida que el cambio climático y la…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Bebczuk, Ricardo N.; Fernández Díez, María Carmen; Támola, Alejandro
El crédito productivo puede jugar un papel relevante en las condiciones de recuperación tras la crisis provocada por la pandemia. Entender cómo se ha comportado el crédito en la región y los factores…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Demichelis, Francisco; Curat, Pablo; Fernández Díez, María Carmen; Matías Gago, Roxana; Fernandini Puga, Manuel; Schneider, Christian
La pandemia del COVID-19 ha provocado una profunda crisis macroeconómica mundial con caídas históricas en las actividades económicas. Esto ha llevado a la necesidad de ofrecer financiamiento…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
Los hogares más poderosos y menos productivos, tanto en términos de riqueza como de conexiones, acabaron obteniendo más préstamos de un programa comunitario de préstamos. Los mercados informales…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
More powerful and less productive households, both in terms of wealth and connections, ended up obtaining more credit from a community-based lending program. Informal markets partially attenuated…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Carrasco, Alex; Florian Hoyle, David
This paper discusses the role of sterilized foreign exchange (FX) interventions as a monetary policy instrument for emerging market economies in response to external shocks. We develop a model for a…
Jun 2021
Author(s): Aparicio, Gabriela; Bobić, Vida; De Olloqui, Fernando; Fernández Díez, María Carmen; Gerardino, María Paula; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Vargas, Sebastián
This paper evaluates the effectiveness of easing credit constraints for rural producers in Mexico through loans provided by a national public development finance institution. In contrast to most of…
May 2021
Author(s): Coli, Pedro; Pflueger, Caroline; Campbell, Tyler
Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) are organizations that provide small loans to borrowers who typically lack collateral, steady employment, or a verifiable credit history and therefore do not have…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Álvarez, Carola; Corral, Leonardo; Martínez Carrasco, José; Montiel, César
This investigation builds on the Alvarez et al. (2021) Project Completion Report (PCR) analysis and its aim is to assess the implications of that study for the current portfolio of projects under…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Vera-Cossio, Diego A.
Decentralizing the allocation of resources to community members is an increasingly popular form of delivering public resources in developing countries. However, this approach is associated with the…
Mar 2000
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Annual Report contains a review of the Bank's operations in 1999.
Mar 2000
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este Informe anual contiene un examen de las operaciones del Banco en 1999.
Feb 2000
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
IDB America reports on economic and social development trends in Latin America and the Caribbean and on the activities of the IDB. It is published 10 times annually in Spanish and English.
Feb 2000
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
BID América cubre las tendencias del desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe y las actividades del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo. Se publica 10 veces al año en castellano e…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
IDB America reports on economic and social development trends in Latin America and the Caribbean and on the activities of the IDB. It is published 10 times annually in Spanish and English.
Dec 1999
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
EL BID informa sobre el desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe y sobre las actividades del Banco. Se publica 10 veces al año en inglés, español, portugués y francés.
Aug 1999
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
IDB America reports on economic and social development trends in Latin America and the Caribbean and on the activities of the IDB. It is published 10 times annually in Spanish and English.
Aug 1999
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
BID América cubre las tendencias del desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe y las actividades del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo. Se publica 10 veces al año en castellano e…
Jun 1999
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
IDB America reports on economic and social development trends in Latin America and the Caribbean and on the activities of the IDB. It is published 10 times annually in Spanish and English.