Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
This first Annual Report reviews the past two years of OVE's work, 2013-2014. It is designed in two parts. Part I reports on OVE's recent evaluation activities and findings, on developments…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
En este primer Informe Anual se examina el bienio más reciente, 2013-2014, de actividades de OVE. Consta de dos partes. En la primera parte se presentan las actividades de evaluación y los…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Gray, Cheryl; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Linares, Ana María; Martin, Lucia; Palomino, Alejandro; Sembler, Jose Ignacio; Soldano, Miguel; Székely, Miguel; Bolza-Schunemann, Eva; Ramirez-Goldin, Ana; Ruiz, Mayra; Beltrán, Víctor; Torres, Mauricio; Vellani, Saleema; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Marto, Ricardo
Este primeiro Relatório Anual analisa o trabalho do OVE ao longo dos últimos dois anos, 2013 e 2014. O relatório é composto por duas partes. A primeira apresenta as atividades de avaliação mais…
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…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Vieyra, Juan Cruz; Masson, Malaika; Walter, Martin; Quiroz, Juan Carlos; Manzano, Osmel; Ross, Michael; Lowe, Heather A.; Brathwaite, Rhea; Jarquín, María José; Kyle, Jordan; Greene, Tira; Regis, Mark; Arisi, Diego; González Espinosa, Ana Carolina; Ardanaz, Martín; Balza, Lenin; Espinasa, Ramón; Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Valverde Martínez, Pablo
During the last decade, the Latin American and Caribbean region has experienced unprecedented natural resources abundance. This book highlights how transparency can help realize the benefits and…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Vieyra, Juan Cruz; Masson, Malaika; Walter, Martin; Quiroz, Juan Carlos; Manzano, Osmel; Ross, Michael; Lowe, Heather A.; Brathwaite, Rhea; Jarquín, María José; Kyle, Jordan; Greene, Tira; Regis, Mark; Arisi, Diego; González Espinosa, Ana Carolina; Ardanaz, Martín; Balza, Lenin; Espinasa, Ramón; Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto; Valverde Martínez, Pablo
Durante la última década, la región de América Latina y el Caribe ha experimentado sin precedentes abundancia de recursos naturales. Este libro pone de relieve cómo la transparencia puede ayudar a…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Duarte, Jesús; Gargiulo, Carlos; Millán, Germán; Ruiz Pérez, Laura; Hinojosa, Sergio Alejandro; Moreno, Martín; Bloomgarden, David R.; López Corral, Antonio M.; Fornari, Lucas; de la Garza Reyna, Jaime G.; López, María Adelaida; Taher, Rima; Duckworth-Pilkington, Peter; Cash, Carol S.; Bardone, Andrea; Baza, Jadille; O'Donnell, Sean; Lippman, Peter C.; Jara M., Miguel Angel; Santocono, Ricardo; Hille, R. Thomas
In 2010 the Education Network organized an event that examined the state of school infrastructure in the region and the financial role of the private sector. Infrastructure and Learning in the Twenty…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Duarte, Jesús; Gargiulo, Carlos; Millán, Germán; Ruiz Pérez, Laura; Hinojosa, Sergio Alejandro; Moreno, Martín; Bloomgarden, David R.; López Corral, Antonio M.; Fornari, Lucas; de la Garza Reyna, Jaime G.; López, María Adelaida; Taher, Rima; Duckworth-Pilkington, Peter; Cash, Carol S.; Bardone, Andrea; Baza, Jadille; O'Donnell, Sean; Lippman, Peter C.; Jara M., Miguel Angel; Santocono, Ricardo; Hille, R. Thomas
En 2010, la Red de Educación organizó un seminario que examinó el estado de la infraestructura escolar en América Latina y el Caribe y el papel financiero del sector privado. El seminario de…
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…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Rojas, Eduardo; Lanzafame, Francesco; Quartesan, Alessandra; Romis, Monica; Jaramillo, Pedro; Zancheti, Sílvio Mendes; Gabriel, Jordelan; Trivelli, Pablo; Nishimura, Yasuyo; Zappino, Vincenzo; Silva, Ana Tarrafa; Stumpo, Sergio; Spiekermann, Meinolf; Bigio, Anthony Gad; Taboroff, June; Taamouti, Mohamed
The IDB undertakes multiple activities in support of urban heritage preservation, including the provision of investment loans and reimbursable and nonreimbursable technical cooperation. The IDB also…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Angel, Félix; Rossi, Cristina
This catalogue belongs to the exhibit that celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Italy's Unification. The exhibition includes a selection of art works by Latin American artists of Italian descent…
May 2011
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.
The existence of populist regimes led by outsiders is not new in history. In this paper a simple framework is presented that shows how and why a populist outsider can be elected to office, and under…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
This paper analyzes the city of Siracusa, Italy, and in particular the Historic Center of Ortigia. Siracusa and the rocky Necropolis of Pantalica (in the Cassaro, Ferla, and Sortino areas) were…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
This study analyzes the Historic Center of Verona, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000. The recognition by UNESCO is certainly understood as an element of prestige on an…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
La città di Siracusa è situata nella parte sud est della Sicilia, isola a sud dell'Italia. E' capoluogo di provincia e confina a nord con la provincia di Catania ed a ovest con la provincia…
Aug 2010
Author(s): Stumpo, Sergio
La città di Verona è situata nella parte nord ovest della penisola italica, nella regione Veneto. E' capoluogo della provincia di Verona, che confina a nord con il Trentino-Alto Adige (Provincia…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Investing in housing, healthcare, education, basic utilities and nutrition can not only fulfill a social mission, but it can also be a profitable business venture.This is the concept of IGNIA Fund,…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Fondo IGNIA apuesta en inversiones destinadas al sector de la población con necesidades básicas insatisfechas.Invertir en áreas como vivienda, salud, educación, servicios básicos y nutrición, no…
Jan 2008
Author(s): Vieyra, Juan Cruz
En reconocimiento de que la corrupción representa una seria amenaza para el crecimiento económico, la igualdad social y el buen gobierno, el BID firmó en Marzo de 2007 un acuerdo con el gobierno de…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Galvani, Marina
This paper discusses the role of culture in development through suggestions, speculations, and case studies from several parts of the world. Most of the cases have been collected through interviews,…