May 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Un Techo Para Mi País
This brochure presents the exhibit "Design with the Base of the Pyramid" supported by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and the Opportunities for the Majority Sector (OMJ) of the Inter…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis
The Inter-American Development Bank has recognized that increasing the effectiveness of its analytical work is key to enhancing its development impact. In this context, in 2006, the Board approved…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Sedlacek, Guilherme Luis
El Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo ha reconocido que acrecentar la efectividad de su labor analítica es fundamental para potenciar su aporte al desarrollo. En este contexto, el Directorio…
Jun 2010
Author(s): López, Andrés;Reynoso, Ana María;Rossi, Martín
This report contains an evaluation of the Argentinean Technological Fund (FONTAR), whose main objective is to fund projects presented by private firms which aim at improving their competitive…
Oct 2007
Author(s): Benavente, José Miguel;Crespi, Gustavo;Maffioli, Alessandro
This paper is part of the project: "IDB's Science and Technology Programs: An Evaluation of the Technology Development Funds (TDF) and Competitive Research Grants (CRG)." This paper…
Dec 2006
Author(s): De Negri, João Alberto;Lemos, Mauro Borges;De Negri, Fernanda
This study assesses the impact of the National Technological Development Support Program (ADTEN) on the technical performance and strength of Brazilian industrial firms and unprecedented in its…
Dec 2006
Author(s): De Negri, João Alberto;Lemos, Mauro Borges;De Negri, Fernanda
This study is an unprecedented effort in Brazil to evaluate the effectiveness of public incentive programs to develop technological capacity of firms. There are currently no empirical evaluations…
Nov 2006
Author(s): Chudnovsky, Daniel;López, Andrés;Rossi, Martín;Ubfal, Diego
This work contains an evaluation of the Non-Reimbursable Funds (ANR) program of the Argentinean Technological Fund (FONTAR), which is managed by a federal government agency. FONTAR's objective…
Nov 2006
Author(s): Chudnovsky, Daniel;López, Andrés;Rossi, Martín;Ubfal, Diego
This report contains an evaluation of the Scientific and Technological Research Projects (PICT) funded by the Scientific and Technological Research Fund (FONCYT). FONCYT is managed by the National…