Dec 2021
Author(s): Gómez Osorio, Andrés;García Ferro, Luz Ángela;Zepeda, David;Larrota Rojas, Dan Esteban
A stalled rural census project, students with disabilities who had no access to in-person classes due to the pandemic, infrastructure projects that had to be carried out in a neighborhood where the…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Gómez Osorio, Andrés;García Ferro, Luz Ángela;Zepeda, David;Larrota Rojas, Dan Esteban
Un proyecto de catastro rural que no avanzaba, estudiantes con discapacidad que se quedaron sin clases presenciales por cuenta de la pandemia, obras de infraestructura que debían realizarse en un…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Gómez Osorio, Andrés;García Ferro, Luz Ángela;Zepeda, David;Larrota Rojas, Dan Esteban
Um projeto de cadastro rural que no avançava, alunos com deficincia que ficaram sem aulas presenciais devido à pandemia, a realizaço de obras de infraestrutura em um bairro dominado pela gangue Mara…
Oct 2020
Author(s): Milano, Flavia;Pallares, Ulises
This publication provides precise guidance on how to conduct public consultations with stakeholders. It also brings together regulatory frameworks in the Bahamas to conduct public consultations in…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Mooney, Henry;Zegarra, Maria Alejandra
The COVID-19 crisis will have devastating implications for countries around the worldparticularly tourism-dependent economies. This paper highlights the vulnerability of many Latin American and…
Jun 2020
Author(s): Mooney, Henry;Zegarra, Maria Alejandra
La COVID-19 tendrá consecuencias devastadoras para los países de todo el mundo, en particular para aquellos que dependen del turismo. Nuestro capítulo resalta que muchos países de América Latina y el…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Roseth, Benjamin;Reyes, Angela
This report illustrates how Caribbean countries experience the smallest unit of public policy: the government transaction. Government transactions--requesting a birth certificate, registering a…
Sep 2019
Author(s): Calderón, Estefanía
En los últimos años, las oficinas de registro civil e identificación han impulsado cambios institucionales para mejorar la prestación de sus servicios y lograr que una mayor cantidad de la población…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Wright, Allan;Asher, Sam
This Policy Brief argues that inclusion on any future adopted European Union (EU) AML/CFT list of high-risk third jurisdictions would be problematic for The Bahamas for three main reasons. First, EU…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Bollers, Elton;Deyal, Zubin;Gauto, Victor;Giles Álvarez, Laura;Khadan, Jeetendra;Mooney, Henry;Smets, Lodewijk;Waithe, Kimberly;Wright, Allan
This policy brief summarizes challenges in the infrastructure sectors of The Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago. It also includes recommendations to overcome these…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Wright, Allan;Grenade, Kari
This Policy Brief examines The Bahamas’ Fiscal Responsibility Bill 2018, juxtaposing it against some standard principles that typically guide the formation of a fiscal responsibility framework. Key…
May 2018
Author(s): Wright, Allan
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jan 2017
Author(s): Wright, Allan
From productivity performance indicators derived from the World Bank, The Bahamas is underperforming relative to our Caribbean economies and even other small economies within Latin America and the…
Dec 2016
Author(s): Sutton, Heather;Álvarez, Lucciana
This policy brief uses data from the 2014/2015 Latin American Public Opinion Project survey to examine attitudes toward intimate partner violence and child physical discipline in six Caribbean…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Deonarine, Amrita;Hosein, Roger;Khadan, Jeetendra
Despite seven rounds of negotiations since 2007, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Canada were unable to concur on the establishment of a free trade agreement (FTA) to replace the existing…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Khadan, Jeetendra;Ruprah, Inder J.
This report estimates the direct and indirect macroeconomic impact of the Brexit leave vote on the Caribbean during 2016 and 2017 in terms of economic growth, exports, tourism, and remittances. We…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia;Sanhueza, Andrea
This publication is a strategic tool that aims at supporting both the Public and Private Sector in achieving a better engagement with the civil society in Latin American and the Caribbean as regards…
Mar 2016
Author(s): Milano, Flavia;Sanhueza, Andrea
Esta publicación es una herramienta que busca apoyar a las Agencias Ejecutoras públicas y privadas en la realización de consultas públicas eficientes con la Sociedad Civil en América Latina y el…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Mercer-Blackman, Valerie;Melgarejo, Karl Alexander;Salazni, Mariana
Sustainable economic growth has reemerged as a subject of Caribbean policydiscussions, given the region's relatively lackluster performance in recent
decades. However, most policy…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Schmid, Juan Pedro;Malcolm, Xavier
This brief presents simulations of an Ebola scare in the Caribbean, including three highly tourism-dependent economies, The Bahamas, Barbados, and Jamaica. On the basis of the experience of Mexico in…