Jul 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
This Breve is based on a webinar presented by Dr. Wolfgang Greiner, professor at the University of Bielefeld, member of the scientific Advisorygroup of the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency…
Jul 2016
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The following Breve provides an overview of the main challenges that societies, health care systems, and policy makers are currently facing to confront cancer. This brief analyzes the main…
Aug 2015
Author(s): Giedion, Úrsula; Muñoz, Ana Lucía; Cañón, Oscar
En la tercera nota, de la serie de notas técnicas sobre los procesos de priorización en salud, se hace un análisis comparativo de diferentes institutos de evaluación de tecnologías (IETS) acerca de…
Jul 2015
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Foditsch, Nathalia
This study examines the experiences of spectrum management in four countries with a high percentage of wireless broadband penetration (Australia, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States).…
May 2015
Author(s): Pérez Eransus, Begoña
Todas las sociedades avanzadas cuentan con un modelo de provisión de servicios sociales. A diferencia de los servicios de salud o de educación existe una gran heterogeneidad en la configuración, el…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Del Boca, Daniela
This paper discusses several approaches to examining the relationship between child care and mothers' labor supply. The focus is on child care for children aged 0-3, because this is a critical…
Apr 2012
Author(s): Cesa-Bianchi, Ambrogio; Pesaran, M. Hashem; Rebucci, Alessandro; Xu, TengTeng
This is the data used for the estimation of the GVAR model as in "China's Emergence in the World Economy and Business Cycles in Latin America" (access the study in the related URL…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper present examples of positive economic and social impacts of cultural projects and mentions an interpretation of the positive interaction between development and culture. Several best…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Wegelin, Emiel; Rojas, Eduardo; Rodríquez Villaescusa, Eduardo
Este libro estudia las características del problema de la recuperación de áreas urbanas centrales, presentando distintas opciones de financiamiento y ejecución de programas de rehabilitación urbana.
May 2004
Author(s): Crawley, Andrew; Vignoles, Christopher; Jessen, Anneke; Vodusek, Ziga; Ferrero, Lucas; Brenner, Yann; Covarrubias, María de la Paz
El propósito de este documento es presentar un análisis de la evolución de las relaciones económicas entre la UE y América Latina y el Caribe en el decenio iniciado a mediados de los años noventa.…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio; Kantis, Hugo; Bacic, Miguel Juan; Suaznabar, Claudia; Studart, Rogerio; Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira; Moori Koenig, Virginia; Federico, Juan; Martínez, Julia; Parrilli, Mario Davide; Llisterri, Juan J.; Angelelli, Pablo; Baruj, Gustavo
This publication analyzes the profile of entrepreneurs and how they create high-growth businesses in 13 countries in Latin America, East Asia and southern Europe. It also offers case studies of…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Bianchi, Patrizio; Kantis, Hugo; Bacic, Miguel Juan; Suaznabar, Claudia; Studart, Rogerio; Vasconcelos, Luiz Antonio Teixeira; Moori Koenig, Virginia; Federico, Juan; Martínez, Julia; Parrilli, Mario Davide; Llisterri, Juan J.; Angelelli, Pablo; Baruj, Gustavo
Esta publicación analiza el perfil de los emprendedores y la forma en que ellos crean negocios de alto crecimiento en trece países de América Latina, el este de Asia y el sur de Europa. Asimismo,…
Dec 2003
Author(s): Drechsler, Wolfgang
This presentation was realized for the Public Management and Transparency Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue at the 4th Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on December 11th and 12th, 2003. This…
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…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Leipprand, Anna; Pielen, Britta; Kraemer, R. Andreas
This paper discusses the importance and applicability of economic instruments in the context of water management. The paper presents a typology and associated examples of implementation from European…
Feb 2003
Author(s): Leipprand, Anna; Pielen, Britta; Kraemer, R. Andreas
Este informe incluye una reseña de la literatura y la información internacional disponible sobre la aplicación de instrumentos económicos en la gestión del agua, basada especialmente en la…
Jan 2003
Author(s): García, Luis E.; de Azevedo, Luiz Gabriel T.; Baltar, Alexandre M.; Lobina, Emanuele; Hall, David; Howe, Charles W.; Jacobs, Jeffrey W.; del Castillo de Laborde, Lilian; Orphanópoulos, Damaris; Garrido, Raymundo José; Braga, Benedito; Strauss, Clarice; Paiva, Fatima; Lanna, Antonio Eduardo; Lemos, Maria Carmen; Oliveira, João Lúcio Farias de; Sandoval Minero, Ricardo; Lara Ruiz, Víctor; Embid Irujo, Antonio; McKay, Jennifer; Dettlaff, Martin
Because of the complexities associated with the water pricing and public-private partnership issue and their relevance to water management of the future, the Third World Water Centre for Water…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Vos, Rob; Binetti, Carlo; Vodusek, Ziga; Brugnoli, Alberto; Atteslander, Jan; Calderón Hoffmann, Álvaro; Jansen, Karel; Arahuetes, Alfredo; Dunning, John H.; Maffioli, Alessandro; Braz, José; Amann, Edmund; Santiso, Javier; Jungnickel, Rolf; Saul, Georg; Shams, Rasul
This book provides an overview and analysis of the increased presence of European investors in Latin America, in addition to presenting the results of a survey carried out in the major European…
Jan 2001
Author(s): Vos, Rob; Binetti, Carlo; Vodusek, Ziga; Brugnoli, Alberto; Atteslander, Jan; Calderón Hoffmann, Álvaro; Jansen, Karel; Arahuetes, Alfredo; Dunning, John H.; Maffioli, Alessandro; Braz, José; Amann, Edmund; Santiso, Javier; Jungnickel, Rolf; Saul, Georg; Shams, Rasul
La inversión extranjera directa (IED) en América Latina alcanzó niveles sin precedentes durante los años noventa. Dicho auge puede atribuirse en gran medida a la apertura de las economías de la…
Mar 2000
Author(s): Mazza, Jacqueline
This study examines unemployment insurance (UI) for its potential application and implications for Latin American and the Caribbean economies. It surveys current experience with unemployment…