Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute;Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in Japan, presenting the case study of Daichi wo Mamoru…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute;Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in Japan, presenting the case study of Care Center…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute;Multilateral Investment Fund
This report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in Japan, presenting the case study of the…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Japan Research Institute;Multilateral Investment Fund
This paper offers the final reflections for "The Study of Social Entrepreneurship and SocialInnovation Ecosystems" in Asian countries including China, Japan, South Korea, Singapore,…
May 2016
Author(s): Boneu, Franco;Alfaro Serrano, David;Maffioli, Alessandro;Pietrobelli, Carlo;Stucchi, Rodolfo;Casaburi, Gabriel;Castillo, Victoria;Figal Garone, Lucas;Giuliani, Elisa;Giuliodori, David;Matta, Andrés;Pittaluga, Lucía;Rodríguez, Alejandro;Rojo, Sofía
Do cluster development programs work? Do they fundamentally encourage the essential inter-firm linkages and coordination? Do they lead to innovation and productivity, enterprise development, larger…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Leamon, Ann;Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana;Lerner, Josh
Venture capital investment has been found to be remarkably effective at stimulating innovation and job growth. Government policy plays an important part in creating an ecosystem in which venture…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Kirby, Carlos;Brosa, Nicolau
En América Latina y el Caribe, a pesar de las mejoras experimentadas a nivel logístico en los últimos años, persisten algunos problemas estructurales que suponen un freno a las exportaciones de las…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Chrisney, Martin D.;Kamiya, Marco
Este documento apresenta uma contribuição para o desenvolvimento de análises de programas de desenvolvimento produtivo (PDP). A proposta metodológica do Mapeamento e Índice de Desempenho…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Kirby, Carlos;Brosa, Nicolau
The logistics industry is one of utmost relevance and principally serves as a motor of private sec-tor development and growth of the economic sectors of a country or region. A logistics industry that…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Cuéllar Boada, Fidel H.
This technical note contains a methodology to promote the use of good corporate governance practices for water and sanitation enterprises (especially SOEs) in Latin America and the Caribbean, based…
Oct 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Dalberg Global Development Advisors
This presentation discusses the impact of the Program for the Development of the Industrial Districts in Brazil. It includes the program background, an output and outcomes comparison, the key…
Oct 2010
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Dalberg Global Development Advisors
The Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) supports activities that promote the creation and strengthening of support services that will spur development of SMEs and stimulate demand for the use of such…
Sep 2010
Author(s): Sociedade Nacional de Agricultura
O documento apresentado descreve o desenvolvimento, implementação e sustentabilidade do portal OrganicsNet da ¿Rede Comunitária Para Acesso ao Mercado Pelos Produtores Orgânicos¿. A missão/objetivo…
Mar 2010
Author(s): Blyde, Juan S.;Pinheiro, Armando Castelar;Daude, Christian;Fernández-Arias, Eduardo
In the first eight decades of the 20th century, Brazil ranked among the countries with highest growth rates in the world. During the period 1930-80, in particular, it managed to reduce its per…
Feb 2010
Author(s): Bloomgarden, David R.
Presentation delivered during the Tercer Encuentro Técnico de Capacitación en Materia de Estructuración de Proyectos de Asociación Público Privada, celebrated in Mérida, Yucatán, México, during…
Jan 2010
Author(s): Ellis, Amanda N.;Orlando, María Beatriz;Muñoz Boudet, Ana Maria;Piras, Claudia;Reimao, Maira;Cutura, Jozefina;Frickenstein, Judith;Perez, Ane;De Castro, Orsi
Entrepreneurship contributes to a vibrant private sector and can stimulate broader economic growth. Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have experienced an important growth of…
Nov 2009
Author(s): Arevalo, Gregorio
Este documento, que se presentó en el Cuarto Congreso Latinoamericano de Clústers en Mendoza, Argentina, ofrece una presentación sobre los proyectos del BID en apoyo al desarrollo de clústers en…
Jun 2009
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
This Country Program Evaluation (RE-355) analyzes the recent performance of the Bank's portfolio of operations. Two country strategies were approved during 2000-2008, which were prepared in two…
Jun 2009
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
La presente evaluación de programa de país (RE-355) analiza el desempeño reciente de la cartera de operaciones del Banco. En este caso se consideró 2000-2008. En ese período se aprobaron dos…
Jan 2009
Author(s): Piazze, Ada Inés
Género y negocios se apoya en un fenómeno contundente del siglo XXI: las mujeres se han convertido en protagonistas del mercado laboral de todo el mundo. América Latina refrenda esta afirmación con…