Nov 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Santander, Horacio;Cicowiez, Martin
In the interest of updating the input-output data of Paraguay in the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) database to support economic analysis in this country, the Inter-American Development Bank…
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…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Yu, Bok-Keun;Miller, Sebastián J.;Sanchez-Aragon, Leonardo;Yoon, Sang Won;Ludeña, Carlos E.
Relevant and appropriate indicators for vulnerability at both the local levels are significant for effective adaptation to climate change. The paper reviews the literature of these indicators, and…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Horridge, Mark
In the interest of including additional countries from the Caribbean into the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) database to support economic analysis on these countries, the Inter-American…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Hertel, Thomas W.;Verma, Monika;Ivanic, Maros;Magalhaes, Eduardo;Ludeña, Carlos E.;Rios, Ana R.
Increasingly economists are being called on to assess not only the national implications of global trade and environmental policies, but also the subnational consequences, including the impacts on…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Yoon, Sang Won
The purpose of this paper is to evaluate interdisciplinary research on vulnerability indexes to climate change. The paper presents a systematized analysis of recent literature on agriculture, coastal…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Ryfisch, David
Este documento identifica áreas de acción prioritarias en las áreas de adaptación y mitigación al cambio climático en Chile. Este análisis se realiza en base a indicadores claves sectoriales, así…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Ryfisch, David
Este documento identifica áreas de acción prioritarias en las áreas de adaptación y mitigación al cambio climático en Uruguay. Este análisis se realiza en base a indicadores claves sectoriales, así…
Jan 2014
Author(s): Vergara, Walter;Isbell, Paul;Rios, Ana R.;Gómez, José Ramon;Alves, Leandro
Population growth and advances in quality of life in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will require the region to rapidly increase its energy supply, even if major improvements in energy…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Martin, Carlos;Campillo, Gisela;Meirovich, Hilen;Navarrete, Jesús
In both developed and developing countries, sustainable and resilient public housing construction has been described as a convenient solution to the simultaneous challenges of 1) climate change…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Martin, Carlos;Campillo, Gisela;Meirovich, Hilen;Navarrete, Jesús
Tanto en los países en desarrollo como en los desarrollados, la construcción de viviendas públicas sustentables y resilientes es considerada una solución práctica a los desafíos actuales de 1)…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Wilk, David
El objetivo de esta Nota Sectorial es ofrecer un diagnóstico y análisis de los desafíos del cambio climático en el Ecuador en el contexto de su relevancia para la formulación de Estrategia de País…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Gutierrez, María Elena;Mommens, Xavier
The purpose of this study is to show how microfinance services may undergo the impacts of climate change, to analyze the opportunities available for MFIs and to propose concrete actions. This paper…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.;Netto, Maria
In order to understand the implications of GHG emissions reduction targets in the Brazilian economy it is important to understand the sector composition of these emissions in Brazil. According to the…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Alleng, Gerard
This presentation discusses the cost of impacts of climate change on the Caribbean. The response of adaptation will need to be applied towards an integral strategy to build on disaster risk…
Dec 2010
Author(s): Garwood, Anna
As a result of renewed regional interest in biogas technology, the Network for Biodigesters in Latin America and the Caribbean (RedBioLAC) was formed to increase dialogue concerning: a) Promotion and…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Abarca información acerca de la adaptación del cambio climático en Mesoamérica, así como en El Salvador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua y México.
Sep 2009
Author(s): International Youth Foundation;Inter American Development Bank
This report evaluates the results of the first phase of the entra 21 program. It describes how 35 locally executed projects have implemented varying strategies to train some 19,000 young people,…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Hahn, Herwig;Villagrán de León, Juan Carlos;Hidajat, Ria
This is the last version available of the present document that was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue. The aim of this study is to strengthen local…
Mar 2003
Author(s): Hahn, Herwig;Villagrán de León, Juan Carlos;Hidajat, Ria
Esta es la última versión disponible del presente documento que busca el fortalecimiento y la integración de los actores locales como elementos esenciales dentro de sus respectivos sistemas…