Apr 2022
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;Borensztein, Eduardo;Pereira Dos Santos, Pablo
Debntures Incentivadas or incentivized bonds are securities first issued in 2012 whose interest and capital gains enjoy income tax exemption conditional on using funds to finance infrastructure…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel;Hoffmann, Bridget;Vogt-Schilb, Adrien
América Latina y el Caribe deben enfrentar el desafío del cambio climático al mismo tiempo que avanzan otros objetivos de desarrollo sostenible. ¿Cuánto costará hacer frente? Este trabajo revisa la…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel;Hoffmann, Bridget;Vogt-Schilb, Adrien
Latin America and the Caribbean must respond to the challenge of climate change while making progress with other sustainable development goals. How much will it cost to meet climate change goals in…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Cavallo, Eduardo A.;González Jaramillo, María José;Hernández, Juan;Powell, Andrew
External capital accounts suffered during the COVID-19 crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean, but perhaps surprisingly the impacts were less severe than in previous crises. Gross capital inflows…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Hernández, Juan
We develop a theoretical framework for corporate ventures where corporations' know-how gives them an advantage over regular financiers in identifying profitable projects. Corporations and…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo;Galindo, Arturo;Lotti, Giulia;Rodríguez Bonilla, Juan Pablo
We explore how Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) can help to fill a large infrastructure financing gap in developing countries by indirectly mobilizing resources from other entities. The analysis…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Ayres, João
Las tasas de inflación están estrechamente relacionadas con la expansión de la base monetaria en Brasil en el período 1960-2016. Los persistentes déficits fiscales tuvieron como resultado…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Ayres, João
Las tasas de inflación están estrechamente relacionadas con la expansión de la base monetaria en Brasil en el período 1960-2016. Los persistentes déficits fiscales tuvieron como resultado…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Galizia, Federico;Perraudin, William;Powell, Andrew;Turner, Timothy
Long-term development finance provided by Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) is key to advancing the United Nations 2015 Sustainable Development Goals. However, MDBs are constrained in their…
Aug 2019
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica
En 2016, una asociación pública-privada implementó un exitoso programa de educación financiera dirigido a los tres últimos años de la secundaria en 150 escuelas públicas de 6 regiones del país. En…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Hansen, Erwin;Wagner, Rodrigo
This paper explores how affiliates of multinational corporations save liquidity when facing a transitory cash-flow shock. For this a panel is first built of non-publicly traded copper mines in South…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Almost one fifth of children under five in El Salvador are anemic because their diets contain too little iron. In rural areas, that number rises to 25 percent; the disorder extends across Central…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
En El Salvador casi una quinta parte de los niños menores de cinco años sufren de anemia pues sus dietas contienen muy poco hierro. En las zonas rurales esta cifra se eleva al 25%. Darles a los niños…