Nov 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Guerrero Compeán, Roberto;Pazos, Nicolás;Bailey, Allison;Arkema, Katie;Ruckelshaus, Mary
This paper assesses the local economic impact of pelagic Sargassum seaweed washed ashore in tourism-heavy coastal zones in the Mexican State of Quintana Roo. The study relies on a carefully designed…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Guerrero Compeán, Roberto;Pazos, Nicolás;Bailey, Allison;Arkema, Katie;Ruckelshaus, Mary
Este estudio evalúa el impacto económico local del alga de sargazo pelágico, arrastrada por el mar a las zonas costeras de alto flujo turístico en el estado mexicano de Quintana Roo. El estudio se…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Casseb, Márcia;Bonomo, Umberto;Gambarra, Thaise;Abraham, Salma;Cristaldo, Osvaldo
Esta publicación recopila y visibiliza un trabajo de larga trayectoria realizado en el marco del Programa Patrimonio Vivo en Asunción del Paraguay y desarrollado por la mesa interinstitucional de…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Elías, Julio;García Negro, Álvaro;Schling, Maja;Mount, Ian
This is a study on great innovators of Peruvian gastronomy. Through it, we want to bring the reader closer to each one of them, to the process that led Peruvian gastronomy to occupy a privileged…
Oct 2022
Author(s): Elías, Julio;García Negro, Álvaro;Schling, Maja;Mount, Ian
Este es un estudio sobre grandes innovadores de la gastronomía del Perú. A través de él queremos acercar al lector a cada uno de ellos, al proceso que llevó a la gastronomía del Perú a ocupar un…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Bello, Omar;Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Roca, María Eugenia;Bethel, Natalie;Davis, Timyka;Espiga, Franklin;Flores, Adrián;Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe;Perez-Cuevas, Ricardo;Persaud, Christopher;Roberts, Syreta;Allen, Eduardo;Ibarra, Francisco;Gonzalez, Mauricio;Rodríguez, María; Velasco, Osmar;Zambrano, Omar
This DALA Assessment report collects and integrates relevant data for the authorities of the government of the Bahamas, on the effects on the different social, productive, services and infrastructure…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Lossio Chávez, Félix
This document touches upon the challenges and possibilities between tourism and cultural and creative industries in Latin America and the Caribbean and the ways in which they are connected. It…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Lossio Chávez, Félix
El presente documento aborda los retos y posibilidades del vínculo entre turismo y las industrias culturales y creativas en América Latina y el Caribe, analiza su situación en el contexto de la…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Solis Vega, Pablo
This study looks into the most relevant transformations and innovations within Carnivals and Festivals in Latin America and the Caribbean, specifically through the lens of the COVID-19 crisis. It…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Solis Vega, Pablo
El presente estudio identifica las principales transformaciones e innovaciones que se generaron en los carnavales y festivales de América Latina y el Caribe a raíz de la crisis sanitaria por la COVID…
May 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
San Salvador island in the Bahamas is highly vulnerable to climate change impacts due to its limited land space, fragile ecosystems, population and assets exposure, limited human and technological…
May 2022
Author(s): Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Espiga, Franklin;Johnson, Trevor
Hurricanes Joaquin, Matthew, Irma, and Dorian have left indelible marks on the Bahamian landscape. The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), in cooperation with ECLAC, has conducted Damage and Loss…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Carrera-Marquis, Daniela;Canache, Marisela;Espiga, Franklin
After hurricane Dorian and the provision of initial emergency services, the government of The Bahamas asked the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to assess the resulting damage, losses and…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Risso, Adrián
Analizamos el impacto de la inversión pública en América Latina y el Caribe mediante los programas de turismo promovidos por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) en 11 países de América Latina…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This report presents a probabilistic disaster risk assessment model for Barbados, focusing on beach erosions caused by episodic cyclonic hazard events and chronic effects associated with maritime…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Zegarra, Maria Alejandra;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Gartner, Mikaël;Palomino, Luis
This paper analyses the macroeconomic effects of Hurricanes Joaquin (2015), Matthew (2016), Irma (2017), and Dorian (2019) across different islands in The Bahamas. The methodology used, based on…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Mooney, Henry;Rosenblatt, David;Ortiz de Mendívil, Cloe;Frazier, Gralyn;McCaskie, Ariel;Gauto, Victor;Bollers, Elton;Christie, Jason;Khadan, Jeetendra;Abdul-Haqq, Nazera
For more than a year, the Caribbean economics team at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has focused on the potential implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for lives and livelihoods across the…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
A série de documentos inclui recomendaçoes gerais para minimizar o risco de transmissao da COVID-19 no setor de turismo, assim como recomendaçoes específicas relacionadas a subsetores e pontos…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La serie de documentos incluye recomendaciones generales para minimizar el riesgo de transmisión de COVID-19 en el sector turístico, así como recomendaciones específicas para diferentes subsectores y…
Aug 2021
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento
A série de documentos inclui recomendações gerais para minimizar o risco de transmissão da COVID-19 no setor de turismo, assim como recomendações específicas relacionadas a subsetores e pontos…