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…
Dec 2014
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio;Foditsch, Nathalia
Broadband is key to inclusive growth. It contributes substantially to socialand economic development in the areas of job creation, business investment, and online services, among others. Several…
Aug 2014
Author(s): Navarro, Lucas
This paper uses administrative data from projects for which an application was made to CORFO's (Chile's main development agency) Seed Capital Program (SCP) during the 2008-12 period. This…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Rios, Ana R.;Peters, Sophia;Meirovich, Hilen
Developing countries could receive international climate financing through diverse resource streams (private investment, traditional development aid, dedicated national funds, carbon markets, etc.),…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Rios, Ana R.;Peters, Sophia;Meirovich, Hilen
Los países en desarrollo pueden recibir financiamiento internacional para el cambio climático a través de distintas fuentes de recursos (inversiones privadas, apoyo tradicional a programas de…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Vergara, Walter;Rios, Ana R.;Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel;Gutman, Pablo;Isbell, Paul;Suding, Paul Hugo;Samaniego, Joseluis
This book is a joint effort lead by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in collaboration with the Economic Commission of Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF…
Apr 2013
Author(s): Vergara, Walter;Rios, Ana R.;Galindo Paliza, Luis Miguel;Gutman, Pablo;Isbell, Paul;Suding, Paul Hugo;Samaniego, Joseluis
El presente informe surge en el contexto de la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible que tuvo lugar en Río de Janeiro del 20 al 22 de junio de 2012. Aborda una realidad…
Jan 2011
Author(s): Jiménez, Fernando;Fernández de Lucio, Ignacio;Menéndez, Arturo;Crespi, Gustavo;D'Este, Pablo;Llisterri, Juan J.;Pietrobelli, Carlo
Este documento resume los principales resultados y las conclusiones de la investigación realizada por la División de Ciencia y Tecnología (SCT) del Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo. El trabajo…
Jul 2002
Author(s): Iunes, Roberto F.
This policy brief addresses safety and security in the workplace in Latin America and the Caribbean. Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) issues have received little attention in Latin America and…