Jul 2017
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This discussion paper summarizes the proceeding at the 3rd China-Latin America and the Caribbean Policy and Knowledge Summit. The summit, held in Medellin, Colombia on October 24-25, 2016, focused on…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
La presente publicación constituye un resumen de las ponencias y actividades de la Tercera Cumbre de Conocimiento y Políticas entre China y América Latina y el Caribe, que estuvo centrada en la…
Mar 2017
Author(s): Zhang, Yan
This paper uses customs transaction data covering all Chinese exporters and the World Bank's antidumping database to investigate how they responded to Latin-American and Caribbean (LAC)…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Krishna, Kala; Lychagin, Sergey; Frisancho, Verónica
Placement, both in university and in the civil service, according to performance in competitive exams is the norm in much of the world. Repeat taking of such exams is common despite the private and…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Mueller, Sven-Uwe; Li, Fan; Xiang, Zhang; Shengping, Shang; Tianyi, Zhang
In recent years, a growing emphasis has been given to the impact of infrastructure on economy, society and environment as well as to the sustainability of infrastructure projects. The Inter-American…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Bernal, Richard L.
China has recently become the third largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the world and is a major source of development aid for developing countries, including those in the Caribbean…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU); Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The Global Microscope assesses the regulatory environment for financial inclusion across 12 indicators and 55 countries. The Microscope was originally developed for countries in the Latin American…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Tomar, Louisa; Guicheney, William; Kyarisiima, Hope; Zimani, Tinashe
This paper analyzes different ways in which big data can be leveraged to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government. It describes five cases where massive and diverse sets of information…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in the People's Republic of China.
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in six countries in the East and South East Asian region…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in China, presenting the case study of Leping Group.…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute; Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in China, presenting the case study of Earth and People…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute; Multilateral Investment Fund
This paper offers the final reflections for "The Study of Social Entrepreneurship and SocialInnovation Ecosystems" in Asian countries including China, Japan, South Korea, Singapore,…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Wenner, Mark D.; Clarke, Dillon
Chinese and Caribbean economic relations have deepened over the past decade and a half. The paper analyzes the impetus for China's foreign economic policy to reach out to developing regions such…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
INTAL Connection informs on integration and trade in Latin America and the Caribbean and disseminate IADB activities on this topics.
Jun 2016
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni; Beliz, Gustavo; Phelps, Edmund; Myers, Margaret; Moneta, Carlos; Ellis, Evan; Hartmann, Dominik; Jara-Figueroa, Cristina; Guevara, Miguel; Simoes, Alex; Hidalgo, César; Guillamon, Bernardo E.; Jenkins, Rhys; Gallagher, Kevin; Ruiz, Marco Vinicio; Rebolledo, Andrés; Ferreyros, Eduardo; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Soares, Andre; Baumann, Renato; Campos, Rosario; Gayá, Romina; Qianru, Song; Wagner, Rodrigo; Piñeiro, Martín; Bianchi, Eduardo; Yang, Wanming; Koch-Weser, Iacob; Warner, Eric; Gereffi, Gary; Aróstica, Pamela; Sheng, Andrew; Tang, Jun
How to build a convergence within the diversity of integrationist experiences? How can global efforts converge with regional and national realities through a glocal (global + local) governance that…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Estevadeordal, Antoni; Beliz, Gustavo; Phelps, Edmund; Myers, Margaret; Moneta, Carlos; Ellis, Evan; Hartmann, Dominik; Jara-Figueroa, Cristina; Guevara, Miguel; Simoes, Alex; Hidalgo, César; Guillamon, Bernardo E.; Jenkins, Rhys; Gallagher, Kevin; Ruiz, Marco Vinicio; Rebolledo, Andrés; Ferreyros, Eduardo; Mesquita Moreira, Mauricio; Soares, Andre; Baumann, Renato; Campos, Rosario; Gayá, Romina; Qianru, Song; Wagner, Rodrigo; Piñeiro, Martín; Bianchi, Eduardo; Yang, Wanming; Koch-Weser, Iacob; Warner, Eric; Gereffi, Gary; Aróstica, Pamela; Sheng, Andrew; Tang, Jun
¿Cómo construir una convergencia en la diversidad de las experiencias integracionistas? ¿Cómo pueden confluir esfuerzos globales con realidades regionales y nacionales a través de una gobernanza…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
This discussion paper summarizes the proceedings at the Second China-Latin America and the Caribbean Policy and Knowledge Summit, focusing on leadership and capacity building for public sector…
Feb 2016
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Este documento resume las ponencias y actividades de la Segunda Cumbre de Conocimiento y Políticas entre China y América Latina y el Caribe, centrada en el liderazgo y el desarrollo de capacidades de…
Jan 2016
Author(s): Vargas, Fernando
La importancia de los servicios en la economía mundial ha incrementado el interés en la academia y en los gobiernos sobre la dinámica de la innovación en estas actividades y cómo promoverlas en forma…