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Nov 2015
Author(s): Nin Pratt, Alejandro; Falconi, César; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Martel, Pedro
This study analyzes the performance of Latin America and the Caribbean's agriculture between 1980 and 2012 looking at the contribution of inputs, and total factor productivity (TFP) to growth in…
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…
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…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Lachaud, Michée Arnold; Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.; Ludeña, Carlos E.
This study estimates Climate Adjusted Total Factor Productivity (CATFP) for agriculture in Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries, while also providing comparisons with several regions of the…
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…
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…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Bonet, Jaime Alfredo; Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.; Alvarado, Nathalie; Barco, Carolina; Brakarz, José; Contreras, Francisco; Cuenin, Fernando; Doyle, Morgan; Doherty-Bigara, Jennifer; Fretes Cibils, Vicente; Hori, Tsuneki; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Méndez, Paola; Miralles-Wilhelm, Fernando; Mojica, Carlos; Rueda, Fabio; Sabo, Rebecca; Stevenson, Claudia; Tagwerker, Christopher; Terraza, Horacio; Torres Arzayús, Patricia; Valencia, Sandra; Varea, Marco; Wilk, David
This work presents a comprehensive analysis of urban sustainability in Latin America and the Caribbean. The document is composed of six sections, including this introduction. Providing the…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Watanuki, Masakazu; Durán Lima, José; Ludeña, Carlos E.; Alvarez, Mariano; de Miguel, Carlos; Wong, Sara; Arguello, Ricardo; Terra, María Inés; Bucheli, Marisa; Laens, Silvia; Estrades, Carmen; Chisari, Omar O.; Maquieyra, Javier; Romero, Carlos; Ferreira Filho, Joaquim Bento de Souza; Medvedev, Denis; van der Mensbrugghe, Dominique; Tourinho, Octávio Augusto Fontes; Kume, Honorio; Pedroso, Ana Cristina de Souza
This book contains a selection of studies discussed at the first and second Regional Meetings on Computable General Equilibrium, which were held, respectively, in Santiago, Chile on 13 and 14 April…
May 2010
Author(s): Ludeña, Carlos E.
This paper analyzes total factor productivity growth in agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean between 1961 and 2007 employing the Malmquist Index, a non-parametric methodology that uses data…