Jun 2020
Author(s): Barril, Diego; Navajas, Fernando; Urbiztondo, Santiago
This paper presents an analysis of the main challenges faced by Argentina, regarding both institutional and tariff taxes subsidies accommodations, to properly handle the new opportunities behind…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth; Osorio Rivas, Rene
Favela Bairro (FB) was a pioneer approach for integrating informal neighborhoods with the urban grid, and it remains today a reference for many developing countries. FB in its second phase (FB II)…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth; Osorio Rivas, Rene
El programa Favela Bairro (FB) utilizó un enfoque pionero en cuanto a la integración de barrios informales a la matriz urbana, y al día de hoy continúa siendo utilizado como referencia por muchos…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Libertun de Duren, Nora Ruth; Osorio Rivas, Rene
O Favela Bairro (FB) foi pioneiro na integração de bairros informais à malha urbana, e continua sendo uma referência para muitos países em desenvolvimento. Em sua segunda fase, realizada entre 2000 e…
May 2020
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Las empresas de energía eléctrica están siendo afectadas por la pandemia, no solo por la obligación de proteger a sus empleados y sus familias, sino además por la necesidad de mantener la prestación…
May 2020
Author(s): Levy, Alberto; Carrasco, Juan José
América Latina ha avanzado significativamente en la provisión de electricidad, conun aumento de la cobertura del 88 al 97% entre 2002 y 2018. Para que la conexión sea realmente útil también es…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Planas, Alexandra; Goldenberg, Federico; Márquez, Fidel
Las medidas tomadas por gobiernos de América Latina y el Caribe en el contexto del COVID-19, con el objetivo de garantizar el servicio de electricidad, tienen un impacto financiero. Las consecuencias…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Brichetti, Juan Pablo; Cavallo, Eduardo A.; Chisari, Omar O.; Mastronardi, Leonardo; Serebrisky, Tomás; Vila Martínez, Juan Pablo
En este trabajo se presentan los resultados de modelos de Equilibrio General Computado aplicados al análisis del impacto de la infraestructura en varios países de América Latina y el Caribe:…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barnes, Douglas F.; Samad, Hussain
Impact evaluation has gained recognition over the last decade as an essential component of project development. Impact evaluation details how and to what extent policies and project interventions…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Carrillo Maldonado, Paul A.; Díaz Cassou, Javier; Tejada, Jesús
En el presente documento se presenta una estimación del impacto macroeconómico de la reforma energética emprendida en Ecuador durante la pasada década. El análisis enfatiza los efectos que sobre las…
Sep 2017
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Doyle, Morgan
En un sector eléctrico público y verticalmente integrado, como es el caso de Ecuador, el control de las pérdidaseléctricas en el Sistema Nacional de Distribución ha sido uno de los temas centrales de…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
Low-quality infrastructure services are persistent in developing countries, a situation mainly affecting the poorest households in contexts of high rates of informal access and heavily subsidized…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Gischler, Christiaan; Janson, Nils; Espinasa, Ramón; Humpert, Malte
This paper focuses on how the Eastern Caribbean can achieve its unrealized sustainable energy potential, where: "Eastern Caribbean" means Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
This paper examines three intrinsic underlying variables affecting the provision of rural electricity services: household income, household location and a country's relative wealth in terms of…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Serebrisky, Tomás; Mercado Díaz, Jorge Enrique
Santo Domingo faces one of the poorest electricity and water services among Latin American cities, a situation which has prevailed for decades despite the significant welfare losses associated with…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Janson, Nils; Gischler, Christiaan; Humpert, Malte; Espinasa, Ramón
This Energy Dossier is part of a series of publications produced by the Energy Division of the Infrastructure and Environment Department of the Inter-American Development Bank. It is designed to…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Arráiz, Irani; Calero, Carla
This paper studies the impact of access to electricity via solar-powered home systems (SHSs) in rural communities in Peru. Applying propensity score matching at the community as well as at the…