May 2020
Author(s): Bastos, Fabiano;Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Hernaiz, Daniel;Miller, Sebastián J.;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia;Rossi, José Luiz;Salazni, Mariana;Sánchez, Gabriel;Schijman, Agustina
Las políticas en implementación en la región para mitigar los efectos del COVID-19 se están pensando como mecanismos de apoyo de corto plazo, para asegurar niveles de ingresos a los más vulnerables y…
Apr 2020
Author(s): Bastos, Fabiano;Castellani, Francesca;Sánchez, Gabriel;Schijman, Agustina;Rossi, José Luiz;Hernaiz, Daniel;Miller, Sebastián J.;Feal-Zubimendi, Soledad;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Este documento analiza el impacto de la pandemia de COVID-19 en los países prestatarios del Grupo BID en el Cono Sur (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Paraguay y Uruguay).
Jan 2020
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo;Galindo, Arturo;Lotti, Giulia
This paper investigates the co-movement of sovereign lending from multilateral development banks (MDBs) and private creditors with government expenditure. The paper finds that multilateral sovereign…
Dec 2018
Author(s): Mitnik, Oscar A.;Sanchez, Raul;Yañez, Patricia
This paper quantifies the impacts of transport infrastructure investments on economic activity in Haiti, proxied by satellite luminosity data. Our identification strategy exploits the differential…
Oct 2016
Author(s): Corral, Leonardo;Schling, Maja;Rogers, Cassandra;Cumberbatch, Janice;Hinds, Fabian;Zhou, Naijun;Lemay, Michele H.
This paper presents the first rigorous impact evaluation of a shoreline stabilization program in Barbados and attempts to assess whether shoreline stabilization investments indeed have beneficial…