Apr 2019
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
In 2018, partnerships were once again at the center of the Inter-American Development Bank Group’s (IDB Group) efforts to improve lives in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB’s Office of…
Mar 2018
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Partnerships are at the very heart of the Inter-American Development Bank’s mission to improve lives in Latin America and the Caribbean. And innovation is a driving force in every partnership the…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
Increasing productivity is generally considered to be the only sustainable way of improving living standards in the long term. The Brazilian economy has had periods of strong growth, particularly…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
El aumento de la productividad se considera en general como el único modo sostenible de mejorar las condiciones de vida a largo plazo. Los períodos de firme crecimiento que ha conocido la economía…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
Em geral, o aumento da produtividade é considerado o único modo sustentável para se melhorar os padrões de vida no longo prazo. A economia brasileira teve períodos de forte crescimento, em especial…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
This study provides an overview of various Brazilian programs of firm support — including productive finance, business consulting, value chain, export promotion, and innovation support — as well as…
Dec 2017
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Russell, Nathaniel
Este estudo oferece um panorama de diversos programas brasileiros de apoio a empresas – incluindo financiamento produtivo, consultoria de negócios, cadeia de valor, promoção à exportação e apoio à…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Palomino, Alejandro; Rivera, Johanan; Alejandre, Florencia
The objective of the evaluation is to analyze the production, use and influence of the Impact Evaluations (IE) included in IDB loan, technical cooperation (TC), and economic and sector work (ESW)…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Azuara Herrera, Oliver; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.; Palomino, Alejandro; Rivera, Johanan; Alejandre, Florencia
El objetivo de la evaluación es analizar la producción, el uso y la influenciade las evaluaciones de impacto contempladas en las operaciones de
préstamo y de cooperación técnica y las…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Schodt, Sara; Parr, James; Araujo, María Caridad; Rubio-Codina, Marta
This document reviews the literature on the definition and measurement of quality of home visiting programs designed to promote early childhood development, with a particular focus on those…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Schodt, Sara; Parr, James; Araujo, María Caridad; Rubio-Codina, Marta
Este documento revisa la literatura sobre la definición y medición de calidad de los programas de visitas domiciliarias diseñados para promover el desarrollo infantil temprano, con un foco particular…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) conducted an impact evaluation to assess the effectiveness of the main types of programs through…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
La Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o el Banco) realizó una evaluación de impacto para examinar la eficacia de los principales tipos de programas…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
O Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE) do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID, ou o Banco) conduziu uma avaliação de impacto para analisar a efetividade dos principais tipos de…
Jun 2014
Author(s): Beverinotti, Javier; Chang, Jorge; Corrales, Luis Fernando; Vargas, Tatiana
En el presente documento se lleva a cabo un diagnóstico de crecimiento para el caso de Costa Rica utilizando el marco analítico de Hausmann et. al (2005), para identificar las restricciones más…
May 2014
Author(s): Borensztein, Eduardo; Miller, Sebastián J.; Sánchez, Gabriel; Valenzuela, Patricio
This is an update and revision of our 2009 study. Using a broad dataset and an original methodology, this paper reports composite development gaps across economic, social and institutional sectors.…
Aug 2007
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Aquino, Sixto
This document evaluates the first exercise of the Expanded Project Supervision Reports (XPSR) elaborated by PRI in 2006. The XPSR exercise was done in order to comply with the Good Practice Standards…
Aug 2007
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Aquino, Sixto
En el presente documento se evalúa el primer ejercicio de informes ampliados de supervisión de proyectos llevado a cabo por PRI en 2006. Dicho ejercicio se realizó con el fin de dar cumplimiento a…
Jul 2002
Author(s): Martin, Dougal
This study advocates the adoption of an alternative development model in Suriname. Suriname adopted a state-centered and inward-looking development model in the early 1980s, although elements of the…
Mar 2002
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This report (RE-260) seeks to define what constitutes development among contemporary development finance institutions. The report looks at the historic evolution of the concept of development and at…