Jan 2007
Author(s): Venables, Anthony J.;Maloney, William;Kokko, Ari;Bravo Ortega, Claudio;Lederman, Daniel;Rigobón, Roberto;De Gregorio, José;Czelusta, Jesse;Jayasuriya, Shamila A.;Blomström, Magnus;Xu, L. Colin;Ludema, Rodney;Manzano, Osmel;Martin, Will;Cuddington, John T.;Wright, Gavin
'Natural Resources: Neither Course nor Destiny' brings together a variety of analytical perspectives, ranging from econometric analyses of economic growth to historical studies of…
Jul 2004
Author(s): Hanpongpandh, Somporn;Ochoa García, Libardo;Alarcón González, Diana;Damiani, Octavio;Portocarrero Maisch, Felipe;Berry, Albert;Martowijoyo, Sumantoro;Rey de Marulanda, Nohra;Chowdhury, Abdul-Muyeed;Liu, Chien-Zer;Van Hung, Dao;Lee, Dong-Phil;Búcaro, Edgar R.;Echeverría, Ruben G.;Sadoulet, Elisabeth;Costa Leonardo, Nuria;Rahman Khan, Azizur;Hayami, Yujiro;Bucher, Dieter;Maung, Mya;De Janvry, Alain
This publication is part of a series of books on comparative best practices in social development between Latin America and the Caribbean and East Asia undertaken by the Institute for Social…
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,…
Jul 2003
Author(s): Molina, Carlos Gerardo;Rey de Marulanda, Nohra;Fleury, Sonia;Ron, Aviva;Lavadenz M., Fernando;Trong Hai, Tran;Schuftan, Claudio;García Jiménez, Salvador;Suwanwela, Charas;Jatene, Adib;Xinhua, Li;Chen, Chunming;Wang, Kean;Londoño, Juan Luis;Flavier, Juan M.;Acuña, Cecilia;Gómez, José Pablo;Kadir, Khalid Abdul;Iunes, Roberto F.;Bhushan, Indu
This book uses case studies and cross-regional analyses to examine changes in basic health services, challenges for social health insurance, improvements in the equity and efficacy of health services…
Jul 2003
Author(s): Molina, Carlos Gerardo;Rey de Marulanda, Nohra;Fleury, Sonia;Ron, Aviva;Lavadenz M., Fernando;Trong Hai, Tran;Schuftan, Claudio;García Jiménez, Salvador;Suwanwela, Charas;Jatene, Adib;Xinhua, Li;Chen, Chunming;Wang, Kean;Londoño, Juan Luis;Flavier, Juan M.;Acuña, Cecilia;Gómez, José Pablo;Kadir, Khalid Abdul;Iunes, Roberto F.;Bhushan, Indu
Esta publicación es la primera de una serie que compara experiencias exitosas en gerencia social de América Latina y el Caribe con Asia. Esta serie surge de la iniciativa del Instituto Interamericano…
Jan 2003
Author(s): Masci, Pietro;Utsumi, Makoto;Trigo Loubière, Jacques;Okubo, Yoshio;Sato, Takafumi;De Krivoy, Ruth;Fukao, Mitsuhiro;Martínez Peria, María Soledad;Schmukler, Sergio;Chicoma, José;Demaestri, Edgardo C.;Iannariello, María Pia;Barnhill Jr., Theodore M.;Papapanagiotou, Panagiotis;Rietti Souto, Marco;Posen, Adam S.;Zahler, Roberto
This book looks at the key issues and lessons that policymakers must consider in designing an adequate framework for dealing with financial crises. These include structural problems and their causes…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Colbert, Vicky;De Jesus, Edilberto C.;Schiefelbein, Paulina;Toro A., José Bernardo;Guia Neto, Walfrido Silvino dos Mares;Loxley, William;Espínola, Viola;Gadotti, Moacir;Kim, Eun Mee;Castro, Claudio de Moura;Schiefelbein, Ernesto;Emig, Anne;Ali, Anuwar;Hasan, Shamse Ara;Lee, Inpyo;Verdisco, Aimee;Sakamoto, Takashi;Shimizu, Ikuko
This book compares the superlative performance of Asia's conventional systems with the poor performance of Latin America's schools, despite higher spending by the latter. The book showcases…
Jan 2002
Author(s): Colbert, Vicky;De Jesus, Edilberto C.;Schiefelbein, Paulina;Toro A., José Bernardo;Guia Neto, Walfrido Silvino dos Mares;Loxley, William;Espínola, Viola;Gadotti, Moacir;Kim, Eun Mee;Castro, Claudio de Moura;Schiefelbein, Ernesto;Emig, Anne;Ali, Anuwar;Hasan, Shamse Ara;Lee, Inpyo;Verdisco, Aimee;Sakamoto, Takashi;Shimizu, Ikuko
En un esfuerzo por acrecentar el conocimiento mutuo entre América Latina y Asia, el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, con el apoyo del Japan Special Trust Fund (Fondo Patrimonial Especial de Japón…
Jan 1999
Author(s): Rhudy, Robert J.;Vargas Viancos, Juan Enrique;Mejía, Francisco;Herzog, Carolyn;Linarelli, John;Biebesheimer, Christina
Justice Beyond Our Borders looks at successful judicial systems and practices outside of Latin America that could serve as models for countries of the region. It examines large-scale judicial…
Jan 1999
Author(s): Rhudy, Robert J.;Vargas Viancos, Juan Enrique;Mejía, Francisco;Herzog, Carolyn;Linarelli, John;Biebesheimer, Christina
El objetivo de este libro consiste en presentar, pragmáticamente, algunos de los esfuerzos de reforma judicial que han sido exitosos fuera de la región o más allá de nuestras fronteras, indicando qué…
Jan 1998
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This book focuses in detail on the analysis of foreign direct investment flows to Latin America and the Caribbean from the vantage point and on the basis of statistical sources from the main investor…
Jan 1997
Author(s): Iglesias, Augusto;Vittas, Dimitri;Stone, Bernel;Cho, Yoon Je;Staking, Kim B.;Shibata, Tsutomu;Kruse, Douglas;Vives, Antonio;Allen, Franklin;Montenegro, Armando;Santomero, Anthony
This book contains a selection of the major presentations from the conference: "Policy-Based Finance and Alternatives for Financial Market Development" held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in…