Jul 2008
Author(s): Weitz-Shapiro, Rebecca;Winters, Matthew S.
Theoretical literatures on procedural utility and the psychological benefits of political participation suggest that people who participate in political activities will be more satisfied with their…
Oct 2007
Author(s): Bassi, Marina
This document analyzes the results of a Web-based survey conducted by the Research Department to assess how the IDB is viewed by political and corporate leaders in the region. The questionnaire…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Bobba, Matteo;Powell, Andrew
Why would bilateral donors intermediate aid through a multilateral and not extend aid directly? This paper suggests a trade-off: multiple bilateral donors for each recipient may imply coordination…
Mar 2006
Author(s): Gradstein, Mark;Chong, Alberto E.
Since efforts by industrial countries to increase the amount of foreign aid they provide have been on the rise recently, it is important to understand the determinants involved. This paper examines…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Kraemer, R. Andreas;Pielen, Britta
Esta presentación fue comisionada por la Red de Medio Ambiente del Diálogo Regional de Política para la 2a Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 25 y 26 de febrero de 2003. El documento expone las…
Dec 1999
Author(s): Millán, Jaime
Almost two decades after the beginning of the Chilean and English experiments in power sector reform and privatization, many other countries have adopted or are in the process of adopting a model…