Sep 2021
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Powell, Andrew
This paper employs a simple methodology to estimate the potential economic damages of the 2021 earthquake in Haiti. The country registered a magnitude 7.2 earthquake off the South Coast on August 14…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Del Boca, Daniela
This paper discusses several approaches to examining the relationship between child care and mothers' labor supply. The focus is on child care for children aged 0-3, because this is a critical…
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…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Inter-American Development Bank's Cultural Center will host on June 11-27 Discover Haiti, an exhibit of handcrafts from the Urban Zen Foundation's Haitian Artisan Project and pieces…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio;Pesaran, M. Hashem;Rebucci, Alessandro;Xu, TengTeng
This is the data used for the estimation of the GVAR model as in "China's Emergence in the World Economy and Business Cycles in Latin America" (access the study in the related URL…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Angel, Félix;Rossi, Cristina
This catalogue belongs to the exhibit that celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Italy's Unification. The exhibition includes a selection of art works by Latin American artists of Italian descent…
May 2011
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
The existence of populist regimes led by outsiders is not new in history. In this paper a simple framework is presented that shows how and why a populist outsider can be elected to office, and under…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Treadway, Michael;Funaro, Rita;Inter American Development Bank
This issue of IDEA was inspired by the myriad questions raised by the successive natural disasters that have struck the developing world of late. It asks why some countries are more resilient to…
Jul 2010
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Treadway, Michael;Funaro, Rita;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Esta edición de IDEA fue inspirada por la gran cantidad de preguntas suscitadas por los desastres naturales registrados últimamente en el mundo en desarrollo. Pregunta porque algunas economías sean…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Powell, Andrew;Becerra, Oscar
This paper uses simple regression techniques to make an initial assessment of the monetary damages caused by the January 12, 2010 earthquake that struck Haiti. Damages are estimated for a disaster…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2009. Throughout 2009, the IDB Cultural Center emphasized the Bank's four priority areas (water, energy, education, and…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2009. A lo largo de este año, el Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2008. During 2008, the IDB Cultural Center supported cultural programs that increased the potential for development and reduction…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2008. Durante este año, el Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo apoyó…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2007. Throughout 2007 the IDB Cultural Center steered its efforts towards supporting and consolidating the Bank's strategic…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2007. A lo largo de este año, el Centro Cultural del BID afianzó el concepto estratégico de…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2006. During 2006, the Center promoted the IDB's role as a regional multilateral organization concerned with the development…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (CCN) en 2006. Durante ese año, el CCN contribuyó a afianzar la imagen del BID como entidad…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report summarizes the activities of the IDB Cultural Center in 2005. During 2005, the Cultural Center (CCN) exceeded its four primary objectives, all aligned with the Bank's Communications…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Este informe es un resumen de las actividades del Centro Cultural del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo en 2005. En 2005 el CCN cumplió con creces los objetivos de sus cuatro programas principales,…