Sep 2006
Author(s): Weinstein, José
This paper narrates the Negotiation conducted in 2000 between the Chilean government, through the Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) and the teachers, led by the Colegio de Profesores (CP), the Chilean…
Sep 2006
Author(s): Weinstein, José
Este texto narra la negociación del año 2000 entre el gobierno de Chile, liderada por el Ministerio de Educación, y el gremio docente, conducido por el Colegio de Profesores. Se describen las…
Aug 2006
Author(s): Cassidy, Thomas
This paper provides a review of the status of Education Management Information Systems (EMIS) in Latin American and the Caribbean. It includes a history of EMIS development efforts in the region; an…
Apr 2006
Author(s): Bouillon, César P.;Tejerina, Luis
This working paper analyzes the topics that usually arise from systematic reviews of poverty reduction programs programs and initiates a discussion about them. All evaluations included in the review…
Oct 2005
Author(s): Cifuentes, Luis A.;Krupnick, Alan J.;O'Ryan, Raúl;Toman, Michael
Health problems due to poor air quality have been among the main environmental concerns in Mexico City, Santiago, Bogotá, Sao Paulo, Lima, Quito among other cities in the region. This study provides…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Espínola, Viola;Osler, Audrey;Starkey, Hugh;Reimers, Fernando;Villegas Reimers, Eleonora;Cox, Cristián;Jaramillo, Rosario;Gómez-Morín, Lorenzo
The Bank identified seven areas to be included on the Dialogue and created seven specialized networks in which government officials at the Vice-Minister level from Latin America and the Caribbean,…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo;Espínola, Viola;Osler, Audrey;Starkey, Hugh;Reimers, Fernando;Villegas Reimers, Eleonora;Cox, Cristián;Jaramillo, Rosario;Gómez-Morín, Lorenzo
Este informe fue comisionado para la 7a Reunión de la Red de Educación, del Dialogo Regional de Política, presentado en Washington, DC, en febrero de 2005. En este informe se incluyen estudios que…
Nov 2004
Author(s): Bleviss, Deborah;BBG Group
The purpose of this report is to carry out for the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) a strategic analysis of specific medium-sized cities in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region that…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Morgenstern, Richard D.
This report builds on three sector-specific case studies commissioned by the IDB that examined opportunities for GHG mitigation in urban transport, landfill management, and forestry. The three…
Oct 2004
Author(s): Kraemer, R. Andreas;Kampa, Eleftheria;Interwies, Eduard
This working paper first introduces tradable permits as part of an overall taxonomy of economic instruments in the field of water management. In this context, three fundamentally different fields of…
Jun 2004
Author(s): Benavente, José Miguel
Este estudio analiza los factores que afectan en forma positiva y negativa el proceso de creación de emprendimientos dinámicos en Chile. Se basa en una encuesta a 200 empresas jóvenes, la cual es…
Mar 2004
Author(s): Rivas, Carlos Gabriel;Masci, Pietro
En este documento se revisan las políticas y métodos operativos actuales de las calificadoras de riesgo que operan en Argentina y Chile, bajo el supuesto de que la experiencia de estos países puede…
Jul 2003
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The strategy document was favorably reviewed by the IDB Board of Executive Directors on July 23, 2003. The objective of this strategy is to establish the basic concepts that should guide Bank…
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…
Dec 2002
Author(s): Solís, Alejandro;Angelelli, Pablo
El presente estudio complementa el conjunto de iniciativas de análisis e intercambio de información sobre políticas de PyME que viene desarrollando el Banco desde mediados de la década pasada. El…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael
This report delivers systematized information intended to direct the work of the Regional Dialogue, with an emphasis on the efforts that Southern Cone countries. The report includes recommendations…
Apr 2002
Author(s): Asenjo, Rafael
El presente informe entrega información sistematizada destinada a orientar el trabajo del Diálogo Regional, con énfasis en los esfuerzos que los países del Cono Sur deberían desplegar en la…
Feb 2002
Author(s): Rogers, Peter
To choose better water investments we need to have a better appreciation of what is possible with improved governance, of how to identify improved governance, how to design institutions for it, and…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Márquez, Gustavo
The purpose of this paper is to discuss the status of training policies in Latin America, and to review some new approaches that are shaping the evolution of policies and institutions in the region.…
Jun 2001
Author(s): Repetto, Fabián;Sanguinetti, Juan
This paper was commissioned for the 1st Meeting of the Poverty Reduction and Social Protection Network held on June 11 and 12, 2001 in Washington, D.C. This paper is the initial systematization of…