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…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Gingerich, Daniel
This paper examines how the adoption of the Australian ballot (AB), and ipso facto, the transition from the nominal to effective secret vote, shaped the nature of party politics in Brazil. Engaging…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Ames, Barry; Velasques de Paula Machado, Fabiana; Rennó, Lucio; Samuels, David; Smith, Amy Erica; Zucco, Cesar
This report presents sample characteristics and summary statistics from the Brazilian Electoral Panel Study (BEPS) project. The survey, composed of three waves, was conducted in Brazil in 2010, a…
Jan 2006
Author(s): Santiso, Javier
Desde la independencia, una de las obsesiones más persistentes de América fue depender de recetas milagrosas. Del estructuralismo al monetarismo, del marxismo al liberalismo, todo el continente bailó…
Dec 2005
Author(s): Flaño Calderón, Nicolás; Piazze, Ada Inés; Zovatto G., Daniel; Varela-Erasheva, Marcelo; Barahona, Manuel A.; Gallardo, Roberto; Sojo, Carlos; de Bográn, María Antonieta; Cárleton Corrales, José; Toranzo Roca, Carlos; Sagasti, Francisco; Prada, Fernando
En 1996, el BID junto a la Corporación Justicia y Democracia de Chile, presidida por el ex presidente Patricio Aylwin, dio inicio al Proyecto Regional Diálogo de Política Social (DPS) o Iniciativa…
Apr 2005
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The main objective of the study is to assess the extent to which participatory budgeting (OP) is fostering the efficient and democratic allocation of resources and citizen involvement in the planning…
Apr 2005
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El objetivo principal del estudio es evaluar en qué medida el uso de la metodología de presupuesto participativo (OP) promueve una asignación de recursos eficiente y democrática y alienta la…