Jul 2017
Author(s): Larrea, Sylvia Virginia; Bonzi Teixeira, Augusto; Cova, Bruno; Binato, Silvio; Parodi, Alejandro
The objective of this study is to assess the potential for electrical interconnection of power systems in the Arco Norte region of South America, which consists of the countries of Guyana, Suriname,…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Derlagen, Christian; Tas, Jelle; Boyce, Rachel; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the public policy framework’s effect on the agricultural sector in Guyana using the OECD’s Producer Support Estimate (PSE) methodology. The PSE…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
This publication describes principles and content that should be present for a consultation process to be considered meaningful. It is consistent with existing IDB environmental and social safeguards…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
La publicación describe principios y contenidos que deberían estar presentes en un proceso de consulta para que se considere "significativo". En ese sentido, es consecuente con las…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Kvam, Reidar
O presente texto aborda os princípios e conteúdos que devem ser adotados para que um processo de consulta possa ser considerado “significativo”, sendo compatível com as políticas de salvaguardas…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Derlagen, Christian; Tas, Jelle; Boyce, Rachel; Shik, Olga; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The relative importance of agriculture in Suriname’s economy has declined over the last two decades. Meanwhile, as agricultural output fluctuated, the country’s economic growth was boosted by…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Shik, Olga; Boyce, Rachel; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
The Government of Jamaica places agricultural development among its priorities and employs domestic policy measures andborder protection to support agriculture. This report provides a qualitative…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Acevedo-Daunas, Rafael M.; Sosa, Martín; González, Daniel; Partridge, William L.
Este Manual de Gestión Social, tiene como objetivo prevenir, mitigar y compensar los impactos sociales, y delinea las estrategias e instrumentos necesarios para su gestión en proyectos de…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Armborst, Talita; Fioravanti, Reinaldo; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor; Café, Eduardo; Gomes e Silva, Victor
O objetivo deste estudo é apresentar a metodologia e estimação da primeira versão de um modelo de impacto regulatório dos Acordos internacionais de Serviços Aéreos (ASAs) celebrados pelo Brasil. O…
Jul 2017
Author(s): Labraga, Juan; Scheker, Elka; Isa Contreras, Pavel
A lo largo de la última década y media, el desempeño exportador y la atracción de inversiones extranjeras en República Dominicana (RD) ha estado muy por debajo de su potencial, lo que ha generado un…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Foster, William; Valdés, Alberto; Martel, Pedro; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo
This monograph provides a review of current protection measures for agricultural and food products in Belize. The document offers details on the following key indicators of support and protection (or…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Barbero, José A.; Guerrero, Pablo
El transporte automotor de carga (TAC) es el modo de transporte terrestre más importante en América Latina: al TAC le corresponde la movilización de más del 70% de las cargas nacionales de la región…
Jun 2017
Author(s): Bonilla-Roth, Marcia E.; Zapparoli, Isabelle
This paper provides a comprehensive estimate of the subnational need for urban infrastructure to meet the growing demands for public services in medium-sized emerging cities in Latin America and the…
May 2017
Author(s): García Zaballos, Antonio; Iglesias Rodriguez, Enrique
Information and communications technology (ICT) plays an important role in promoting and enabling social, economic, and environmental well-being worldwide. Data centers are essential for the…
May 2017
Author(s): Josling, Timothy; Boyce, Rachel; Valero, Sara; Mills, Anaitée ; De Salvo, Carmine Paolo; Alleng, Gerard
This document presents the results of a study that combines data on the emission of greenhouse gasses (GHG measured in CO2 equivalents) from farming activities with the incidence of policy incentives…
May 2017
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel; Anaya, Fernando
La presente publicación tiene por objetivo evaluar la introducción del gas natural como opción energética en Centroamérica en base a la estimación de la demanda potencial, análisis de estrategias y…
May 2017
Author(s): Donovan, Michael G.
Over the past two decades, national and local governments in Caribbean and Pacific Small Island Development States have partnered with the donor community to implement over $55 billion in development…
May 2017
Author(s): Pastor, Cinthya; Serebrisky, Tomás; Alberti, Juan; González, Aldo; Suárez-Alemán, Ancor
El presente documento busca analizar más allá de cuánto invertir en infraestructura, el cómo financiar la inversión privada en infraestructura en tres países de ALC. En particular se busca…
May 2017
Author(s): Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
While citizen security has become an ever-increasing concern for many Caribbean countries, the magnitude of the problem has not been matched with an equally robust response in terms of research. This…
Apr 2017
Author(s): Carlino, Hernán; Netto, Maria; Cabrera, María Margarita
El BID se encuentra apoyando a la Agencia Financiera de Desarrollo de Paraguay (AFD) en su rol de promoción de una transición hacia una economía verde y sostenible en el Paraguay, en particular en el…