Dec 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia
El 4% del PBI de América Latina y el Caribe proviene del sector extractivo, un porcentaje equivalente al generado por la agricultura en la región. Para impulsar crecimiento sostenible, es necesario…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia
4% of Latin America and the Caribbean’s GDP comes from the extractive sector. This figure is equivalent to the amount generated by agriculture in the same region. An effective engagement between…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Milano, Flavia
El 4% del PBI de América Latina y el Caribe proviene del sector extractivo, un porcentaje equivalente al generado por la agricultura en la región. Para impulsar crecimiento sostenible, es necesario…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Bando, Rosangela
Men and women are biologically different and may sometimes have different roles, but they should have equal rights. As things stand, however, women work more yet get less formal compensation or…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Haarsager, Ulrike; Alonso, Pablo; Bouillon, César P.; González-Diez, Verónica; Huppi, Monika; Legarreta, Regina; Niembro, Rasec; Pineda, Astrid; Rey, Joaquin; Putic, Melanie
This is the fourth independent evaluation of the Bank’s country program with Mexico. This approach paper defines the approach and sets out the main evaluation parameters for the CPE. It focuses on…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Haarsager, Ulrike; Alonso, Pablo; Bouillon, César P.; González-Diez, Verónica; Huppi, Monika; Legarreta, Regina; Niembro, Rasec; Pineda, Astrid; Rey, Joaquin; Putic, Melanie
Esta es la cuarta evaluación independiente del programa de país del BID con México. En el presente documento se define el enfoque y se establecen los principales parámetros de evaluación que se…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Michelitsch, Roland; Soriano, Alejandro; Bouillon, César P.; Wattenbach, Horst; Rabchinsky, Galia; Ramirez Abarca, Nadia; Rivera, Johanan; Mejía-Betancourt, Abel; Fajgenbaum, Jose; Mújica, María Eugenia; Mora, Carlos; Rojas-Asqui, Xiomara
This approach paper defines the scope and objectives of the Costa Rica Country Program Evaluation (CPE) for the 2015-2018 period. This is the fifth independent evaluation by the Office of Evaluation…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Alonso, Pablo; Soriano, Alejandro; Szwedzki, Roni; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; García, Juan Felipe; Pedraza, Lina; Putic, Melanie
Esta es la quinta evaluación independiente que realiza OVE del programa del Grupo BID en Colombia. Este documento de enfoque se organiza de la siguiente manera: la sección II realiza una breve…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Rose, Jonathan; Alonso, Pablo; Soriano, Alejandro; Szwedzki, Roni; Rodrigo, Maria Fernanda; Maqueda Gassos, Stephany; García, Juan Felipe; Pedraza, Lina; Putic, Melanie
This is OVE’s fifth independent evaluation of the IDB Group’s program in Colombia. This approach paper is structured as follows: Section II provides a brief introduction to the macroeconomic, social…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Linares, Ana María; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Maciel, Odette; Fernandez, Coral; Almudena Fernández, Benito; Jaramillo, Jaime; Mejía, Francisco; Schettino Bustamante,Clara; Figueroa, Claudia; Funaro, Anna; Russell, Nathaniel; Putic, Melanie
The objective of this document is to define the scope and methodology of the evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group’s country program with Brazil, to be conducted by Office of…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Linares, Ana María; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Maciel, Odette; Fernandez, Coral; Almudena Fernández, Benito; Jaramillo, Jaime; Mejía, Francisco; Schettino Bustamante,Clara; Figueroa, Claudia; Funaro, Anna; Russell, Nathaniel; Putic, Melanie
El presente documento tiene por objeto definir el alcance y la metodología de la evaluación que la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) llevará a cabo del programa de país del Grupo BID con…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Rivas, María Eugenia; Serebrisky, Tomás; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor
Understanding and recognizing the different transportation conditions and mobility behavior of low-income groups is extremely important for developing and delivering sustainable transportation…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Oviedo, Daniel; Innao, Marco; Pedraza, Lauramaría
Investments in public transit infrastructure in Latin America and the Caribbean often aim to reduce spatial and social inequalities by improving accessibility to jobs and other opportunities. The…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn; Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Oviedo, Daniel; Yáñez-Pagans, Patricia
Despite the growing interest in and proliferation of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) systems around the world, their causal impacts on labor market outcomes remain unexplored. Reduced travel times for those…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Martínez, Daniel; Mitnik, Oscar A.; Salgado, Edgar; Scholl, Lynn; Yañez, Patricia
Limited access to safe transportation is one of the greatest challenges to labor force participation faced by women in developing countries. This paper quantifies the causal impacts of improved urban…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
The effects of climate change and disasters triggered by natural hazards pose a significant threat to sustainable development in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region. According to the Bank’s…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Barandiarán, Melissa; Esquivel, Maricarmen; Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio; Suarez, Ginés; Zuloaga, Daniela
El presente documento resume la Metodología de evaluación del riesgo de desastres y cambio climático desarrollada y sometida a pruebas piloto durante 2017 y 2018. Si bien la Metodología es el…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Ji, Yi; Hallack, Michelle; Lopez Soto, David Daniel
With rapid energy growth in the past 40 years, the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region has maintained a steady increase in electricity needs above the global level. While there is no question…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Ji, Yi; Hallack, Michelle; Mejdalani, Alexandre Novaes; Chueca, J. Enrique; Lopez Soto, David Daniel
Net Metering (NM) policies have been widely used as a mechanism to allow the inclusion of distributed generation (DG) resources in the energy system, especially the adoption of solar photovoltaic…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Ezquiaga Arquitectura, Sociedad y Territorio S.L.
Este estudio analiza el entorno e impacto del ordenamiento urbano territorial en el distrito de Comas (población de aproximadamente 500.000 hab.), lo que lo convierte en el tercer distrito más…