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…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Apr 2016
Author(s): Lerner, Josh; Tighe, James; Dew, Steve; Bosiljevac, Vladimir; Leamon, Ann; Díez-Amigo, Sandro; Garcia-Robles, Maria Susana
In April 2015, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, commissioned the research team to prepare a report on the effectiveness of some…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Gallego, Juan Miguel; Gutiérrez, Luis H.
Adoption of information and communication technologies (ICTs) has been slow in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC) countries and is not widespread. There is a digital divide between and within…
May 2015
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Jacinto, Paulo; Berg, Claudia
As part of the Office of Evaluation and Oversight's (OVE) Work Program, OVE will conduct a comparative analysis of the main types of firm productivity enhancement-oriented programs (or…
May 2015
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Jacinto, Paulo; Berg, Claudia
En el marco de su programa de trabajo, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) realizará un análisis comparativo de los principales tipos de programas orientados a aumentar la productividad de…
May 2015
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Jacinto, Paulo; Berg, Claudia
Como parte de seu Programa de Trabalho o Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE), vai realizar uma análise comparativa dos principais tipos de programas voltados ao aumento de produtividade…
Mar 2015
Author(s): D'Erasmo, Pablo N.
This file contains aggregate indicators of the situation of non-agricultural formal and informal small businesses. The survey gives especial attention to small businesses in the informal sector. The…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB, or the Bank) conducted an impact evaluation to assess the effectiveness of the main types of programs through…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
La Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID o el Banco) realizó una evaluación de impacto para examinar la eficacia de los principales tipos de programas…
Oct 2014
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Lodato, Simon; Cravo, Tulio; Vellani, Saleema
O Escritório de Avaliação e Supervisão (OVE) do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento (BID, ou o Banco) conduziu uma avaliação de impacto para analisar a efetividade dos principais tipos de…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Beuermann, Diether; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon
The evaluation of the effectiveness of SME-oriented projects has gained particular relevance in recent years, as they have been used as an instrument to help achieve IDB's strategic goals,…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Beuermann, Diether; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon
La evaluación de la eficacia de los proyectos orientados hacia las PYME ha adquirido especial relevancia en los últimos años porque los mismos se han utilizado como instrumento para facilitar la…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
The Opportunities for the Majority Initiative (OMJ) was originally set up for three years as a time-bound pilot initiative. The OMJ team has worked diligently to test the Base of the Pyramid model…
Jun 2012
Author(s): Piza, Caio; Cravo, Tulio; Lodato, Simon; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares
La Iniciativa de Oportunidades para la Mayoría (OMJ) fue concebida como una iniciativa experimental para un período de tres años. El equipo de OMJ ha trabajado minuciosamente para someter a prueba el…
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): De Negri, João Alberto; Maffioli, Alessandro; Rodríguez, César; Vázquez, Gonzalo
This paper analyzes the effectiveness of public credit lines in promoting the performances of Brazilian firms. We focus on the impact of the credit lines managed by BNDES and FINEP in fostering…
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…