Oct 2020
Author(s): Aruoba, S. Boragan;Drazen, Allan;Vlaicu, Razvan
The opportunity to run for reelection provides a significant incentive for incumbent U.S. governors to exert effort, creating a disciplining effect. This improves policy outcomes by 4.9 percent.…
Oct 2020
Author(s): Aruoba, S. Boragan;Drazen, Allan;Vlaicu, Razvan
La oportunidad para presentarse a la reelección representa un incentivo importante para que los gobernadores actuales en Estados Unidos se esfuercen y creen un efecto disciplinante. Esto mejora los…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier;Sobol, Danielle;Magnoni, Barbara;Burgess, Elizabeth
This study offers insights from a large cross-sectional survey on remittances sent by 2,145 migrants living in three major cities in the United States. The migrants in this study are from Colombia,…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Martin, Xavier;Sobol, Danielle;Magnoni, Barbara;Burgess, Elizabeth
Este estudio ofrece observaciones provenientes de una encuesta transversal grande acerca de las remesas enviadas por 2,145 migrantes que viven en 3 ciudades principales de los Estados Unidos. Los…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Harris, Jeremy;Michalczewsky, Kathia;Ramos Martínez, Alejandro;Iannuzzi, Patricia
This report presents estimates of Latin American international trade flows in 2015 and an update through the first quarter of 2016. Prepared by the Integration and Trade Sector (INT) of the Inter-…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo;Harris, Jeremy;Michalczewsky, Kathia;Ramos Martínez, Alejandro;Iannuzzi, Patricia
Esta nota presenta las estimaciones de los flujos comerciales internacionales de America Latina y el Caribe para el año 2015 y una actualización hasta el primer trimestre de 2016, elaboradas por el…
Jan 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Ramos, María Clara;Paredes, Juan Roberto;Bolivar, Ángela;Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
People used to take the weather and climate for granted -butnot anymore! They are both now studied intensively by scientists
and discussed by celebrities and newscasters as they become
Jan 2015
Author(s): Näslund-Hadley, Emma;Ramos, María Clara;Paredes, Juan Roberto;Bolivar, Ángela;Wilches-Chaux, Gustavo
La gente solía tomar el clima como algo establecido, pero ya no es así. Ahora este fenómeno natural lo estudian intensamente reconocidos científicos, aparece como protagonista en las emisiones de…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Elson, Christina;Estrada-Belli, Francisco
The Maya in a Millennial Perspective looks at the deep history of the lowland Maya. It examines what the Maya thought about the world around them and how they crafted nature into a flourishing…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Elson, Christina;Estrada-Belli, Francisco
Los Mayas en una Perspectiva Milenaria presenta la larga historia de la cultura maya, tal y como tomó forma en las tierras bajas. Examina lo que los mayas pensaron acerca del mundo que los rodeaba y…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Vena, Anne
During 2013 the IDB Cultural Center raised its international profile by dramatically increasing strategic partnerships and advancing the cultural and creative industries agenda.Cultural Development…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Jaimovich, Analia
In order to improve the quality of education, several countries in Latin America and the Caribbean are implementing institutional reforms that affect the roles and responsibilities of education…
Feb 2014
Author(s): Jaimovich, Analia
Para mejorar la calidad de la educación, varios países de América Latina y el Caribe están implementando reformas institucionales que modifican las responsabilidades de los diversos niveles de…
Mar 2013
Author(s): Vena, Anne
The Cultural Development Program promotes cultural development in Latin America and the Caribbean by financing innovative projects for training to restore artistic traditions, preserve cultural…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Vena, Anne
The Cultural Center 2010 Business Plan included a Regional Summit of Ministers of Culture to discuss the progress made by individual countries to include culture in their national development…
Jun 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Microfinance International Corporation
Microfinance International Corporation was founded in 2003, with the intention to work to develop a could work to develop a solution to overcome the limitations of MFIs with the goal of providing…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The growth of economic migrants seeking better lives for themselves and their families has increased four times faster than the worlds¿ population. The information contained in this study presents…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Tromanhauser, Darcy
The Appleseed Foundation helps promote Center work, identifies and secures funding for projects, serves as a clearinghouse, and provides training and technical assistance to link Centers and allow…
Apr 2007
Author(s): Latin American and Caribbean Public Debt Management Specialists Group
On April 19-21, 2007, the Third Annual Meeting of the Group of Latin American and the Caribbean Debt Management Specialists was held in San José, Costa Rica. The event brought together senior…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Castillo-Ruiz, Paz
El objetivo de este folleto es informar y sistematizar los conocimientos obtenidos durante visitas realizadas a Finlandia, Suecia y Noruega con el fin de conocer proyectos exitosos en el tratamiento…