May 2019
Author(s): Chacón, Ángel; Dutra Schmidt, Tomas; Egas, Juan José; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
Este estudio proporciona un análisis completo de la estructura de las políticas públicas de apoyo al sector agropecuario de Panamá, utilizando la metodología de la OCDE de Estimados de Apoyo al…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Cresta, Juan B.; Muñoz, Gonzalo; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Garcia, Alvaro
Este documento presenta un análisis de las políticas agropecuarias en Paraguay entre 2009 y 2016, utilizando la metodología de Estimados de Apoyo al Productor (PSE por sus siglas en inglés). La…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Lema, Daniel; Gallacher, Marcos; Egas, Juan José; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
This report analyzes agricultural policy in Argentina, in particular with respect to the degree of support producers and consumers receive. Available evidence suggests that: (i) as a result of export…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Chong, Alberto E.; León, Gianmarco; Roza, Vivian; Valdivia, Martín; Vega, Gabriela
We use a field experiment to evaluate the impact of two informational get-out-the-vote (GOTV) campaigns to boost female electoral participation in Paraguay. We find that public campaigns had no…
Nov 2016
Author(s): Saldarriaga, Victor
El presente estudio explora el efecto de la variabilidad de la temperatura en la productividad agrícola y los precios de los principales productos agrícolas del Perú. Los datos utilizados se obtienen…
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 Philippines, presenting the case study of…
Jun 2015
Author(s): de Villalobos, Ruy
Desde 1996, el Instituto para la Integración de América Latina y el Caribe (INTAL) del BID publica el Informe MERCOSUR, un estudio periódico sobre la evoluación de ese acuerdo de integración. El…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region has a third of the world's fresh water resources, and more than a quarter of the world's medium to high potential farmland. The region as a…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
La región de ALC posee un tercio de los recursos de agua dulce del mundo, más que cualquier otra región en desarrollo si se mide sobre una base per cápita, y más de una cuarta parte de las tierras…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Zeigler, Margaret; Truitt Nakata, Ginya
A região da América Latina e Caribe (ALC) possui um terço dos recursos de água doce do mundo, e mais de um quarto das terras cultiváveis de médio a alto potencial do mundo. A região como um todo já é…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Shin, Seonggyun; Almeida, Juliana
Este documento proporciona una guía práctica para interesados en exportación a los países de Corea del Sur, Japón y Singapur. Describe los requisitos para exportar a cada país, la estructura y…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Pineda Burgos, Allan Edgardo; Agüero Rodríguez, Marco Antonio; Espinoza, Sandra Karina
Honduran farmers are at a disadvantage when dealing with intermediaries because they lack timely information about market prices. This paper first analyzes which information and communications…
Mar 2011
Author(s): Nepstad, Daniel
In this technical note, the author discusses the implications of the rapid growth in agriculture in tropical Latin America and how new global and regional initiatives can support effective management…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Jordana, Jacint; Volpe Martincus, Christian; Gallo, Andrés
Virtually all Latin American and Caribbean countries have established specialized organizations to promote their exports. Existing analyses of these organizations are at best partial and fragmentary…
Jan 2010
Author(s): González, Mario; Maffioli, Alessandro; Salazar, Lina; Winters, Paul
The volume Assessing the Effectiveness of Agricultural Interventions is the Special Topic for the Development Effectiveness Overview 2008-2009. The Special Topic provides an in-depth analysis of what…
Dec 2009
Author(s): Shearer, Matthew; Salles Almeida, Juliana; Gutiérrez Jr., Carlos H.
This IDB Working Paper is intended to provide an overview of how the agricultural sector is treated in regional trade agreements (RTAs) involving Latin American countries, whose exports tend to be…
Oct 2009
Author(s): Shearer, Matthew; Salles Almeida, Juliana; Gutiérrez Jr., Carlos H.
In the last years, intra-regional and extra-regional bilateral trade agreements have proliferated in the developing world, particularly in Asia and the Americas, where countries often belong to more…
Feb 2009
Author(s): Aragón, Edgar; Fouquet, Anne; Campos, Marcia
This paper consists of three case studies of the emergence of three successful export activities in Mexico: avocado production, the manufacture of catheters, and call center outsourcing. Each case…
Feb 2009
Author(s): Agosin, Manuel R.; Bravo Ortega, Claudio
This paper surveys overall export growth in Chile and focuses on three case studies of the emergence of successful export activities in Chile: wine, pork and blueberries. Each case study discusses…
Jun 2008
Author(s): Vega, Henry
Exporting fresh flowers is one of very few successful efforts by producers in low-income countries to compete in international markets of high-value agricultural goods. While this success results…