Jul 2020
Author(s): Cañón, Carlos; Cortés, Edgar; Guerrero, Rodolfo
This paper studies the relationship between competition measures at the bank level and the price of credit for non-financial firms in Mexico during 2009-2016. Two indicators of competition are…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Gauto, Victor; Mooney, Henry
Guyana's economy is on the verge of a historic transformation owing to recent oil discoveries. In this context, maximizing the benefits of faster growth and increased revenues will depend…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Fernandini Puga, Manuel; Rodríguez, Juan Carlos; Domínguez, Joaquín; Schneider, Christian
Los mecanismos de garantía han demostrado ser un instrumento eficaz y eficiente para facilitar el acceso a financiamiento de las mipyme y mitigar el impacto económico de la pandemia generada por el…
May 2020
Author(s): Herrera, Diego
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) comprise 99.5 percent of the businesses, 60 percent of the employed population, and about 25 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in Latin…
May 2020
Author(s): Herrera, Diego
Las micro, pequeñas y medianas empresas (mipyme) comprenden el 99,5% de las empresas, el 60% de la población empleada y aproximadamente el 25% del producto interno bruto (PIB) en América Latina y el…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Fernández Díez, María Carmen; Fernandini Puga, Manuel; Puig Gabarró, Pau; Méndez, Juan Carlos
La creciente demanda de los consumidores por obtener experiencias simples e integradas a través de diversos canales de servicio vinculados a tecnologías digitales afecta también a los bancos públicos…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
In 2014, the Inter-American Development Bank and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences established the Latin America and the Caribbean and China Policy and Knowledge Summit. This initiative has…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Vera, Diego
Decreases in labor supply among cash-aid recipients are often cited as potential drawbacks of cash-transfer programs. In developing countries, such concern might be misplaced: This paper documents…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier; Sobol, Danielle; Magnoni, Barbara; Burgess, Elizabeth
This study offers insights from a large cross-sectional survey on remittances sent by 2,145 migrants living in three major cities in the United States. The migrants in this study are from Colombia,…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier; Sobol, Danielle; Magnoni, Barbara; Burgess, Elizabeth
Este estudio ofrece observaciones provenientes de una encuesta transversal grande acerca de las remesas enviadas por 2,145 migrantes que viven en 3 ciudades principales de los Estados Unidos. Los…
Feb 2019
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; IDB Invest; Peters, Amos
The IDB Group in the Central America Isthmus and the Dominican Republic - Activities Report 2018.
Feb 2019
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo; BID Invest; Peters, Amos
Informe de actividades del año 2018 del Grupo BID en el Istmo Centroamericano y la República Dominicana.
Nov 2018
Author(s): Mooney, Henry
Despite tremendous strides in recent years toward economic stabilization, debt reduction, and structural reform, financial sector development and access in Jamaica lag behind peers. Development-…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit
The 2018 Global Microscope provides a unique insight into the leading practices that governments and regulators are adopting to channel the digital revolution of financial services into greater…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit
El Microscopio global de 2018 brinda una perspectiva única de las prácticas líderes que los gobiernos y los entes reguladores están adoptando para canalizar la revolución digital de los servicios…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Roa, María José; Carvallo, Oscar Alfonso
La inclusión financiera se ha convertido en un tema clave en los últimos años debido a su estrecha relación con la estabilidad financiera, la pobreza y la desigualdad. Distintos trabajos han…
Apr 2018
Author(s): Grenade, Kari; Wright, Allan
Risks from climatic changes, advances in financial technology, de-risking activities by correspondent banks, and changing lifestyles and expectations of millennial customers are deemed to be macro-…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Crotte Alvarado, Amado; Arvizu, Carina; Taddia, Alejandro Pablo; Diez-Roux, Esteban
Este documento se presenta como seguimiento de la Quinta Reunión de la Red de Transporte. Su objetivo es documentar las mejores prácticas internacionales en materia de fondeo y financiamiento para el…
Jul 2017
Author(s): García Arabéhéty, Pablo; Gutierrez, Claudia; Demichelis, Francisco; Keller, Lukas
Tigo Money Paraguay ha logrado uno de los éxitos Fintech con inclusión financiera más importantes de América Latina y el Caribe, con 1 millón de usuarios ya en 2013. Sin embargo, el caso carecía de…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Ketterer, Juan Antonio
Since the end of the great crisis of 2007-10, the financial services industry began a process of accelerating change. New business models based on convergent technological developments are…