Apr 2020
Author(s): Gutiérrez, Marta;Sucre, Carlos G.
Esta nota técnica es una revisión de los distintos mecanismos de fomento a la minería vigentes de naturaleza pública o privada en cuatro de los principales países mineros del hemisferio occidental…
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 six countries in the East and South East Asian region…
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.
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 Florence.…
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 report consolidates the key findings from a series of in-depth country-level studies on social entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems in South Korea , presenting the case study of Woozoo.
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): Cañón, Oscar;Vaca, Claudia P.;Giedion, Úrsula;Díaz, Ana M.
Esta nota técnica profundiza en el concepto de la priorización del gasto público en salud entendida como un sistema, con el propósito de resaltar la relevancia de la coordinación y articulación entre…
Jul 2015
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón;Sucre, Carlos
This technical note discusses the changes in the price of crude oil that occurred in the second half of 2014 and the price dynamics of the first half of 2015. It shows that from 2011 till the first…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Shapira, Philip;Youtie, Jan;Cox, Debbie;Uyarra, Elvira;Gök, Abullah;Rogers, Juan;Downing, Chris
This technical note analyzes international experiences and practices of public technology extension service programs. Technology extension services comprise varied forms of assistance provided…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón;Marchán, Estefanía;Sucre, Carlos
The rise of fast-growing, populous economies in Asia has increased demand for Latin American primary commodities to unprecedented levels, quickly raising Asia's importance as an economic partner…
Jun 2015
Author(s): Espinasa, Ramón;Marchán, Estefanía;Sucre, Carlos
El surgimiento al escenario mundial de las economías asiáticas, de rápido crecimiento y grandes poblaciones, ha incrementado la demanda por materias primas de América Latina a niveles sin precedentes…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Simpson, Murray;Mercer Clarke, Colleen S.L.;Clarke, John D.;Scott, Daniel;Clarke, Alexander J.
Bank investments in tourism and other coastal development projects have been on the rise, generating an interest in the development of instruments and tools that would more effectively inform Bank…
Oct 2012
Author(s): Shin, Seonggyun;Almeida, Juliana
Este documento proporciona una guía práctica para interesados en exportación a los países de Corea del Sur, Japón y Singapur. Describe los requisitos para exportar a cada país, la estructura y…
Feb 2011
Author(s): Kohon, Jorge
Los ferrocarriles urbanos y suburbanos en las grandes ciudades no cubren con sus ingresos propios los costos de capital y, usualmente, tampoco cubren los costos de operación. Este estado de cosas…
Jan 2004
Author(s): Barreix, Alberto Daniel;Villela, Luiz Arruda;Roca, Jerónimo
The purpose of this document is to inform Bank staff and other interested parties about recent developments in integration and trade among the countries of the Western Hemisphere and between these…
Nov 2002
Author(s): Dinsdale, Geoff;Chhabra, Samir;Rath-Wilson, John
This toolkit is designed to help Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) governments optimize their approach to e-government by framing the issues and identifying good practices, challenges, and lessons…
Jun 2002
Author(s): Usui, Nobuaki
This paper analyzes why Japan introduced the self-assessment system for "income tax" in such adverse circumstances, what problems it faced as a result of its implementation, and how the…