Jul 2019
Author(s): Volpe Martincus, Christian; Sztajerowska, Monika
The investment promotion puzzle remains unsolved. Nearly every country in the world has established an investment promotion agency (IPA) to attract and retain foreign direct investment (FDI) in both…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Giordano, Paolo; Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe; Jandhyala, Viswanath; Dutta, Akshay
The goal of this joint report published by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Exim Bank is to discuss the outlook for bilateral trade and investment flows between LAC and India, signal the…
May 2019
Author(s): Chalmers, Blair; IDB Invest; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
In this report, Marsh and McLennan Insights, the Inter-American Development Bank and IDB Invest review the progress of the six largest infrastructure investment markets in the Latin American and the…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Rodríguez, Marisol; Stein, Ernesto H.; Vlaicu, Razvan
This paper examines individual-level support for trade liberalization, relates it to beliefs about trade, and measures its sensitivity to positive and negative framing. The data come from the 2018…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Sa, Paulo de; Espinasa, Ramón
This report reviews the policies adopted for the management of mineral revenues in resource rich countries in Latin America and the Caribbean with the aim of distilling good practices that could be…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Loewendahl, Henry
Attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) is an important pillar of economic development policy, and most countries in the world have established national investment promotion agencies (IPAs) with…
Aug 2018
Author(s): Meltzer, Joshua P.
This report outlines a range of reforms needed to develop a digital economy and to take advantage of digital trade opportunities. Many of the recommended reforms are domestic in nature, such as…
Jul 2018
Author(s): Bukstein, Daniel; Hernández, Elisa; Usher, Ximena
This paper analyzes the effects of financial and nonfinancial obstacles to innovation on Uruguayan firms. We contribute to the literature by including the role of systemic and institutional factors…
Jun 2018
Author(s): IQOM Inteligencia Comercial
México es un país con políticas y apertura comercial reconocida. Incluso ante escenarios donde TLCAN transita hacia una realidad de menor apertura, existen segmentos productivos en el país que pueden…
Jun 2018
Author(s): IQOM Inteligencia Comercial
México es un país con políticas y apertura comercial reconocida. Incluso ante escenarios donde TLCAN transita hacia una realidad de menor apertura, existen segmentos productivos en el país que pueden…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Stein, Ernesto H.; Cornick, Jorge; Fernández-Arias, Eduardo; Rivas, Gonzalo
Productive development policies (PDPs) are notoriously hard. They involve a daunting level of technical detail, require public-private collaboration, are in constant danger of capture, and demand…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Rossi, José Luiz
This policy brief presents a summary of the country development challenges.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD); World Bank (WB); African Development Bank (AfDB); IDB Invest; Asian Development Bank (ADB); European Investment Bank (EIB); Islamic Development Bank (IDB)
The Joint Report on Multilateral Development Banks’ Climate Finance is an annual collaborative effort to make public MDB climate finance figures for developing and emerging economies, together with a…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
Este resumen de política presenta una síntesis de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta Colombia.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja, Liliana
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges that the country faces
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja, Liliana
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafios de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Beverinotti, Javier
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Beverinotti, Javier
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Díaz Cassou, Javier
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.