Feb 2018
Author(s): Vogt-Schilb, Adrien; Meunier, Guy; Hallegatte, Stephane
This paper finds that it is optimal to start a long-term emission-reduction strategy with significant short-term abatement investment, even if the optimal carbon price starts low and grows…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Caldecott, Ben; Harnett, Elizabeth; Cojoianu, Theodor; Kok, Irem; Pfeiffer, Alexander
Over the last few years, the topic of "stranded assets" resulting from environment-related risk factors has loomed larger. These factors include the effects of physical climate change as…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Soldano, Miguel; Maciel, Odette; Linares, Ana María; Vargas, Patricia; Fryer, Michelle; Sadeghi, Patricia
As part of its 2016 annual work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing the evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank country program with Guyana for the period July…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Soldano, Miguel; Maciel, Odette; Linares, Ana María; Vargas, Patricia; Fryer, Michelle; Sadeghi, Patricia
Como parte de su plan operativo anual de 2016, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) está preparando la evaluación del programa de país del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo con Guyana…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Lopes, Ludovino; Ricci, Tiago; Oliveira Santos, Rodolpho; Borma Chagas, Thiago; Galhano, Mayra; de Freitas Penteado, Luis Fernando; Courrol, Marina; Fernández, Mercedes
O estudo revisa a normativa brasileira federal, estadual e municipal bem como as normas voluntarias, para analisar a compatibilidade da mesma com um potencial mercado pre-compliance de carbono…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Gusmão, Fernanda; Beserra Azevedo Carloni, Flávia Beatriz; Wills, William
O estudo avalia vários esquemas aplicados no mundo para a alocação de permissões de emissão nos mercados de carbono: a alocação gratuita, a alocação por leilão e uma abordagem hibrida. Os diferentes…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Avzaradel Szklo, Ana Carolina; Betz, Stephanie; Burgi, Adriano; Guimarães, Julia; Mello, Augusto; Messer, Patricia; Pinheiro, Flavio; Roxo, Leticia
O estudo dimensiona a potencial oferta e demanda de ativos de carbono num mercado dentro do Estado de São Paulo, Brasil. O dimensionamento de mercado estimou-se em três simulações em base a (i) as…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Chisari, Omar O.; Miller, Sebastián J.
This paper constructs a small CGE model to study the impact of carbon taxes on GDP and emissions under alternative closure rules and hypotheses (about mobility of factors, availability of alternative…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Multilateral Investment Fund; Power Africa; United Kingdom. UKaid (Department for International Development); Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)
Climatescope seeks to bring quantitative rigor to the basic question of what makes a country attractive for clean energy investment, development, and deployment.Climatescope ranks countries on their…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Fondo Multilateral de Inversiones; Power Africa; United Kingdom. UKaid (Department for International Development); Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)
El Climascopio se propone aportar rigor cuantitativo a la pregunta básica de qué es lo que hace que un país sea atractivo para las inversiones, el desarrollo y el despliegue de energías limpias. El…
Nov 2012
Author(s): Fernández, Jorge; Miller, Sebastián J.
The effectiveness of carbon markets in the reduction of emissions at minimal cost requires several conditions. In a dynamic context the inter-temporal dimension adds new conditions for the desirable…
Jan 2012
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF)
Climatescope 2012 is a report and index that assesses the investment climate for climate-related investment in Latin America and the Caribbean. It profiles 26 countries in the region and evaluates…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The IDB's mandate to promote development in the Latin America and Caribbean region includes a strategic approach along a climate-resilient and low-carbon path. Our adaptation and mitigation work…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; Biswas, Trineesh; Jegou, Ingrid; Aldonas, Grant; Hufbauer, Gary Clyde; Kim, Jisun; Rios, Sandra Polónia; Veiga, Pedro da Motta; Dubeux, Carolina Burle Schmidt; Guadagni, Alieto Aldo; Fuller, Carlos; Leslie, Kenrick; Molina, Mario; Rodríguez Quiros, Jorge
The IDB's Integration & Trade Journal includes articles on the different aspects of integration in Latin America and the Caribbean, on hemispheric integration and, furthermore, on similar…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Mélendez-Ortiz, Ricardo; Biswas, Trineesh; Jegou, Ingrid; Aldonas, Grant; Hufbauer, Gary Clyde; Kim, Jisun; Rios, Sandra Polónia; Veiga, Pedro da Motta; Dubeux, Carolina Burle Schmidt; Guadagni, Alieto Aldo; Fuller, Carlos; Leslie, Kenrick; Molina, Mario; Rodríguez Quiros, Jorge
La Revista Integración & Comercio del BID incluye artículos referidos a las distintas manifestaciones del proceso de integración en América Latina y el Caribe, a la integración hemisférica y,…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Pollan, Michael
This report discusses the opportunities and challenges for Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects in Latin America. CDM is an important tool to improve the viability of many clean technology…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Morgenstern, Richard D.
This report builds on three sector-specific case studies commissioned by the IDB that examined opportunities for GHG mitigation in urban transport, landfill management, and forestry. The three…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Della Maggiora, Carla
This working paper presents an overview of recent climate change developments, in particular with regards to carbon markets under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). The first section of this…
Jun 2000
Author(s): Bayón, Ricardo; Lovink, J. Steven; Veening, Wouter J.
Financing the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity has been called one of the greatest challenges. At the heart of this challenge lies the low financial and political value which is often…
Jun 2000
Author(s): Bayón, Ricardo; Lovink, J. Steven; Veening, Wouter J.
El objetivo principal de este informe es presentar un panorama general de los distintos mecanismos de financiamiento probados y experimentales que pueden emplearse para alentar la conservación y el…