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…
Nov 2005
Author(s): Piaggesi, Danilo;Mokyr, Joel;Mitchell, Graham R.;Villaschi Filho, Arlindo;Murray, T. Scott;Hammond, Allen;Katz, Rob;Paul, John;Tran, Julia;Cordella, Antonio;Furlong, Shauneen;Raymond, Peter;Soupizet, Jean-François;Lopes, Paulo;Meissl, Maresa;Echeverri, Luis Guillermo;Nunes, Esther Donio Bellegarde;Chen, Derek Hung Chiat;Vitro, Robert
The partnership between the Inter-American Development Bank and the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean to integrate the requirements of an emerging knowledge-based global economy into…
Nov 2005
Author(s): Avgerou, Chrisanti;Ciborra, Claudio;Cordella, Antonio;Kallinikos, Jannis;Smith, Matthew
In a world in which 50 percent of the population is virtually excluded from the benefits of information and communication technology, bridging the digital gap has become an imperative for the…
Aug 2005
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
The Millennium Development Goals were formalized in the Millennium Declaration, which was endorsed by 189 Heads of State and Government at the United Nations Millennium Summit of 2000. Achieving…
Jul 2005
Author(s): Romero, Carlos;Berger, Gabriel;Ickis, John C.;Lozano, Gerardo;Roitter, Mario;Pires, João Teixeira;Ogliastri, Enrique;Maass, Angel;Koljatic, Mladen;Gutiérrez, Roberto;Silva, Mónica;Lobo, Iván Darío;Reficco, Ezequiel;Trujillo, Diana;Pérez, Felipe;Herrero, Gustavo;Austin, James;Casado, Tania;Fischer, Rosa María
En América Latina y el Caribe está aún muy arraigada la idea de que las empresas deben dedicarse exclusivamente a las actividades económicas, mientras que el Estado, las organizaciones no…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Fierro, Luis
Development requires more than financial resources. It also requires pertinent projects and the creation and transfer of knowledge and experiences about the various issues that, together, have an…
May 2005
Author(s): López-Cálix, José R.;Melo, Alberto;Tinsley, Elaine;Calvo, Sara
The last Public Expenditure Review for Ecuador (PER) was produced in 1993. More than a decade later, the purpose of this report is to provide the Ecuadorian authorities with the World Bank's and…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Masci, Pietro;Crabbe, Carolin A.;Larraín Ríos, Guillermo;Vidal-Aragón de Olives, Agustín;Principal Financial Group;Arenas de Mesa, Alberto;Dowers, Kenroy;Thompson, Lawrence H.;Rofman, Rafael;Díaz Cassou, Javier;Giral, Juan;Bolok Portnoy, Isaac Volin;Mesa-Lago, Carmelo;Pettinato, Stefano;Taguas Coejo, David;Pinheiro, Vinicius C.
This book focuses on experiences with and lessons learned from the sweeping reforms to the pension systems of Latin America and the Caribbean during the 1990s and early 2000s, which shifted the…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Williams, Marion;Rudden, Kyle;Medici, André;Mitchell, Olivia S.;Masci, Pietro;Brunton, P. Desmond;Osborne, Derek M.;Bobb, Euric Allan;Dowers, Kenroy;Thompson, Lawrence H.;Díaz Cassou, Javier;Pennisi, Giuseppe;Fassina, Stefano;Palacios, Robert;Herbert, A. Charles;Pettinato, Stefano
The retired population can be expected to make a substantial claim on the economic resources of virtually every nation. This book is geared to helping planners devise workable and efficient pension…