Dec 2017
Author(s): Aiello, Roberto Gabriel; Rugg, Richard; Salmeri, Micol; Wedgwood, Paul
This publication is intended to help sub-national energy policy decision-makers of major Latin American cities as they look to develop and implement clean energy solutions. Our aim is to help local…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Jones, Mark P.
In the early 2000s the Inter-American Development Bank launched a visionary and influential research agenda that dramatically improved understanding of the policymaking process (PMP) in Latin America…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
This document presents an evaluation by the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Country Program of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) with Brazil over the period 2011-…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID); The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
En este documento se presenta una evaluación del Programa de País del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o el Banco) con Brasil en el periodo 2011-2014 efectuada por la Oficina de Evaluación y…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Alonso, Pablo; Verner, Dorte; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Puerta, Juan Manuel; Crespo, Anna Risi Vianna; Marto, Ricardo; Celse L'Hoste, Margareth; Martin, Lucia; Sadeghi, Patricia; Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID); The Economist; Stone, Leslie F.
Este documento apresenta uma avaliação do programa do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID ou Banco) com o Brasil no período 2011-2014 efetuada pelo Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Funaro, Rita; Ambrus, Steven
This edition of IDEA is based on a new IDB book entitled Who Decides Social Policy?. This seminal study tries to better understand why social and economic programs are not more effective in Latin…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Funaro, Rita; Ambrus, Steven
La presente edición de IDEA se basa en un nuevo libro del BID titulado ¿Quiénes deciden la política social?, que busca entender mejor por qué los programas sociales y económicos que se emprenden en…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Cuesta, Juan Pablo; García Moreno, Mauricio; Kaufmann, Jorge; Pallavicini, Violeta; Sanginés, Mario
Este documento presenta el resumen ejecutivo del Informe nacional de avance 2007-2013 sobre la capacidad institucional para implementar la gestión para resultados en el desarrollo en Brasil. Se basa…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Lafuente, Mariano; Santiso, Carlos
Center of Government institutions, which work directly with the Head of the Executive Branch at any level of government, are essential to provide direction and coherence to the government and to…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Lafuente, Mariano; Santiso, Carlos
Las instituciones de Centro de Gobierno, que trabajan directamente con el Jefe del Poder Ejecutivo en cualquier nivel de gobierno, son fundamentales para brindar dirección y coherencia al gobierno, y…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Cortázar Velarde, Juan Carlos; Lafuente, Mariano; Sanginés, Mario; Schuster, Christian; Echebarría, Koldo; Longo, Francisco; Strazza, Luciano; Iacoviello, Mercedes
This book focuses on civil service reform within the central administration in Latin America. It analyzes updated versions of the country assessments carried out by the Inter-American Development…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Cortázar Velarde, Juan Carlos; Lafuente, Mariano; Sanginés, Mario; Schuster, Christian; Echebarría, Koldo; Longo, Francisco; Strazza, Luciano; Iacoviello, Mercedes
Este libro se enfoca en la reforma del Servicio Civil (empleo público de la administración central) en América Latina. Analiza diagnósticos actualizados de la calidad institucional de los sistemas de…
Sep 2014
Author(s): Llano, Mercedes
Este informe de diagnóstico presenta los resultados de la evaluación del servicio civil en Brasil realizada en 2013. Se basa en el marco metodológico elaborado en 2002 y en las buenas prácticas…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Saiegh, Sebastián
This paper uses joint scaling methods and similar items from three large-scale surveys to place voters, parties and politicians from different Latin American countries on a common ideological space…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Funaro, Rita; Ambrus, Steven
In Latin America, clientelism pervades civil services; bureaucrats entrusted with critical areas of national life are often hired more for their political value than professional competence. This…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Funaro, Rita; Ambrus, Steven
En América Latina, el clientelismo está muy extendido en la administración pública;los burócratas encargados de los aspectos críticos de la vida nacional a menudo son contratados más por su valor…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Lafuente, Mariano; Shostak, Ray
This Technical Note describes and analyzes the management model implemented in 2007 by the State of Pernambuco, Brazil. It discusses the model's main features, as well as how and why it was…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Lafuente, Mariano; Shostak, Ray
En esta nota técnica se describe y analiza el modelo de gestión implementado desde 2007 por el estado de Pernambuco, Brasil. Se explican las principales características del modelo, se detalla por qué…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Alessandro, Martín; Lafuente, Mariano; Shostak, Ray
Esta Nota Técnica descreve e analisa o modelo de gestão implantado no governo do estado de Pernambuco desde 2007. Ela descreve as principais características do modelo, a forma e os motivos de sua…
Aug 2013
Author(s): Rezende, Fernando
The tax reform of 1965 in Brazil sought to streamline state taxation, replacing the old tax on sales and consignment (IVC) with a modern value added tax on the circulation of goods (ICM) as part of a…