Aug 2015
Author(s): Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
Trade and investment were unarguably the main drivers of Korea's outstanding economic development. Heavy government intervention together with the private sector's continuous efforts to…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan;Schijman, Agustina;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Molina, Adriana;Quijano, Ursula;Florimon, Andrea;Jansson, Maya
The objective of this evaluation is to assess the role of the Inter-American Development Bank's (IDB or Bank) support to agricultural development in the region since 2002. It reviews the…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Valdés Conroy, Héctor;Rose, Jonathan;Schijman, Agustina;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Molina, Adriana;Quijano, Ursula;Florimon, Andrea;Jansson, Maya
El objetivo de la presente evaluación es examinar la función del apoyo brindado por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o Banco) al desarrollo agropecuario en la región desde 2002. En ella se…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn;Guerrero, Alejandro;Quintanilla, Oscar;Celse L'Hoste, Margareth;Sadeghi, Patricia
This document presents a summary of the evaluation "Comparative Case Studies of Three IDB-supported Urban Transport Projects" completed by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight at the…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn;Guerrero, Alejandro;Quintanilla, Oscar;Celse L'Hoste, Margareth;Sadeghi, Patricia
Bus rapid transit (BRT) systems have become an increasingly popular approach to addressing mobility and environmental problems in urban areas in Latin America and around the world. In line with this…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn;Guerrero, Alejandro;Quintanilla, Oscar;Celse L'Hoste, Margareth;Sadeghi, Patricia
Los sistemas de tránsito rápido por autobús (BRT) se están utilizando cada vez más como enfoque para resolver los problemas de movilidad y ambientales en zonas urbanas de América Latina y en todo el…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Scholl, Lynn;Quintanilla, Oscar
This case study, an input to a comparative project evaluation of IDB-supported urban transport projects, examines the project's design, implementation, results, and sustainability. It starts by…
May 2015
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina;Linares, Ana María;Bouillon, César P.;Khadr, Ali;Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.;Alonso, Pablo;Soldano, Miguel;Britton, Kathryn;Hernández, María José;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Ruiz, Mayra;Beltrán, Víctor
The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) has committed to produce its second annual report as part of its 2015 Board-approved work plan (RE-479-1). This approach paper sets out the proposed…
May 2015
Author(s): Schijman, Agustina;Linares, Ana María;Bouillon, César P.;Khadr, Ali;Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.;Alonso, Pablo;Soldano, Miguel;Britton, Kathryn;Hernández, María José;Mendieta Umaña, Maria Paula;Ruiz, Mayra;Beltrán, Víctor
Como parte de su programa de trabajo para 2015 aprobado por el Directorio Ejecutivo (documento RE-479-1), la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) se ha comprometido a producir su segundo informe…
May 2015
Author(s): Cabrera, Maria;Vargas, Felipe;Murcia, Juan Felipe;Bolza-Schunemann, Eva;Torres, Mauricio;Churanek, Danya;Szwedzki, Roni;Puerta, Juan Manuel;Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares;Soriano, Alejandro;Michelitsch, Roland
This document describes OVE's approach to evaluating the work of IDB Group (IDBG) through financial intermediaries (FIs). In OVE's 2015-2016 Work Program and Budget (RE-479-1), the IDB…
May 2015
Author(s): Cabrera, Maria;Vargas, Felipe;Murcia, Juan Felipe;Bolza-Schunemann, Eva;Torres, Mauricio;Churanek, Danya;Szwedzki, Roni;Puerta, Juan Manuel;Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares;Soriano, Alejandro;Michelitsch, Roland
Este documento describe el enfoque empleado por OVE para evaluar la labor del Grupo del BID a través de intermediarios financieros. En el programa de trabajo y presupuesto de OVE para 2015-2016 (…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Durante los últimos veinte años, el BID ha acompañado a los países de la región en la mejora de estándares de sanidad agropecuaria, los cuales se han convertido en un factor fundamental para mejorar…
May 2010
Author(s): Cristia, Julian P.;Czerwonko, Alejo;Garofalo, Pablo
A number of empirical studies have measured the effect of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) on test scores, yet there is a lack of empirical evidence on the effects of this type of…