Dec 2011
Author(s): Bonilla, Claudio A.;Cancino, Christian A.
This paper seeks to measure the impact on small businesses in Chile of the Seed Capital Program implemented by Chile's Technical Cooperation Services (Servicio de Cooperación Técnica SERCOTEC…
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): Auguste, Sebastián;Moya, Ramiro;Sookram, Sandra
This work analyzes housing finance in Trinidad and Tobago during the last 20 years. The period covered is influenced by an economic bonanza led by the energy sector. Housing prices in this period…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank;Internationale Projekt Consult GmbH
Specialized financial institutions (SFIs) have a clear interest in tapping the small business lending market, but frequently lack the know-how for doing so in a sustainable manner. This guide…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
SMEs are positioning themselves as a strategic branch of banking operations in the region, while banks are increasingly pushing for more active policies when it comes to the financing of SMEs. This…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Internationale Projekt Consult GmbH;Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Los IFR tienen un interés evidente en explorar el mercado de crédito de pequeñas empresas, pero carecen frecuentemente del know-how necesario para hacerlo de manera sostenible. Esta guía esboza las…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Guerrero, Rosa Matilde;Focke, Kurt S.;Mejía de Pereira, Ana Cristina
En esta monografía se aborda la relación entre las redes de seguridad financiera, la supervisión integral basada en riesgos, consolidada y transfronteriza, y el marco normativo que respalda la…
Nov 2011
Author(s): Palomino Bonilla, Miguel;Wong Barrantes, Rudy
Housing for most Peruvians is improving but is still grossly inadequate. Nonetheless, public housing finance policies mainly involve programs that subsidize middle-income families and banks that lend…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Raw, Silvia;Sadeghi, Patricia;Ruprah, Inder J.;Sekkel, Julia;Sembler, Jose Ignacio;Vargas, Fernando
This evaluation examines the IDB's Country Program with Brazil for the 2007-2010 period. The evaluation found that the program with Brazil has been very relevant, because the IDB has been able…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Raw, Silvia;Sadeghi, Patricia;Ruprah, Inder J.;Sekkel, Julia;Sembler, Jose Ignacio;Vargas, Fernando
Esta evaluación examina el Programa del BID con Brasil durante el periodo 2007-2010. La evaluación concluye que el programa con Brasil ha sido muy relevante debido a que el BID ha sido capaz de…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Gutierrez, María Elena;Mommens, Xavier
The purpose of this study is to show how microfinance services may undergo the impacts of climate change, to analyze the opportunities available for MFIs and to propose concrete actions. This paper…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Pedroza, Paola A.
El principal objetivo de esta publicación, es brindar en un solo documento, un resumen de las principales cifras del sector de microfinanzas de América Latina y el Caribe. Este documento contiene…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Gutierrez, María Elena;Mommens, Xavier
Este estudio tiene como finalidad mostrar cómo los servicios de las microfinanzas pueden sufrir los impactos del cambio climático, analizar las oportunidades que se presentan para las instituciones…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel;Almonacid, Monica;Corrales, Maria Elena;Alvarez, Lourdes;Ruiz, Nelson;Pardo, Alejandro;Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.
This evaluation examines the IDB's Country Program with Haiti for the 2007-2011 period. IDB's strategic positioning in Haiti during this period was affected by the materialization of risks…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Puerta, Juan Manuel;Almonacid, Monica;Corrales, Maria Elena;Alvarez, Lourdes;Ruiz, Nelson;Pardo, Alejandro;Gonzalez Diez, Verónica M.
Esta evaluación examina el Programa de País del BID con Haití para el período 2007-2011. El posicionamiento estratégico del BID en Haití durante este período se vio afectado por la materialización de…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Cuevas, Mario;Lée, Sigfrido;Bonilla, María Isabel
In Guatemala there are substantial and growing imbalances in the housing market; at the same time, financial markets remain shallow and underdeveloped. The analytical framework applied in this paper…
Sep 2011
Author(s): Cristini, Marcela;Moya, Ramiro;Bermúdez, Guillermo
In the last three decades, the supply of housing in Argentina has not kept pace with demand. This study analyzes the main drivers of Argentina's housing market and relates them to the…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Chávez, Jorge F.;Iunes, Roberto F.;Conroy, Hector;Ramos, Johanna;Cusato, Antonio;Fontes, Tatiani;Espinoza, Viviane
This evaluation examines the IDB's Country Program with Colombia for the 2007-2011 period. The evaluation found social investment and decentralization as two areas in which the IDB maintained…
Aug 2011
Author(s): Chávez, Jorge F.;Iunes, Roberto F.;Conroy, Hector;Ramos, Johanna;Cusato, Antonio;Fontes, Tatiani;Espinoza, Viviane
La evaluación identifica la inversión social y la descentralización como dos áreas en las que el BID mantuvo presencia y relevancia durante este periodo. En inversión social, el BID se convirtió en…
Jul 2011
Author(s): Novoa, Raúl;Ketterer, Juan Antonio;Szarfer, Gabriela;Curat, Pablo;Gioja, Leonardo;Puerta, Marisú;Colabello, Carlos;Ramírez, Jorge;Prieto, Manuel;Sánchez Le Daca, Pablo;Matías Gago, Roxana;Lupano, Jorge A.
El presente documento se basa en la experiencia obtenida a través de la ejecución del Programa de Crédito para el Desarrollo de la Producción y el Empleo en la Provincia de San Juan, Argentina,…