Feb 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Pazos, Nicolás
Este estudio examina el efecto de la propiedad efectiva de tierras por parte de la mujer sobre el empoderamiento femenino y la seguridad alimentaria del hogar, en el contexto de la agricultura…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Schling, Maja;Pazos, Nicolás
Este estudio examina el efecto de la propiedad efectiva de tierras por parte de la mujer sobre el empoderamiento femenino y la seguridad alimentaria del hogar, en el contexto de la agricultura…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Bravo-Ureta, Boris E.;Njuki, Eric;Palacios, Ana Claudia;Salazar, Lina
The need to enhance food security while reducing poverty along with the growing threat imposed by climate change clearly reveal that it is imperative to accelerate agricultural productivity growth.…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Risso, Adrián
Analizamos el impacto de la inversión pública en América Latina y el Caribe mediante los programas de turismo promovidos por el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) en 11 países de América Latina…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin;Rios, Ana R.;Lima, Cicero Z. de
In this paper, we assess the economy-wide impact of Climate Change (CC) on agriculture and food security in 20 Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC) countries. Specifically, we focus on the…
Sep 2021
Author(s): Salazar, Lina;Palacios, Ana Claudia;Selvaraj, Michael;Montenegro, Frank
This study combines three rounds of surveys with remote sensing to measure long-term impacts of a randomized irrigation program in the Dominican Republic. Specifically, Landsat 7 and Landsat 8…
Jul 2021
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin;Macedo, Marcia;Malek, Žiga;Verburg, Peter;Goodwin, Sean;Vargas, Renato;Rattis, Ludmila;Brando, Paulo M.;Coe, Michael T.;Neill, Christopher;Damiani, Octavio
The Amazon biome, despite its resilience, is being pushed by unsustainable economic drivers towards an ecological tipping point where restoration to its previous state may no longer possible. This is…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Freiría, Heber;Nin Pratt, Alejandro;Muñoz, Gonzalo
El estudio examina el desempeño de la producción ganadera en Bolivia y Colombia. Se trata de dos ganaderías con diferente trayectoria, madurez tecnológica, y desempeño productivo, y que tienen en…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin;Vargas, Renato;Molina-Pérez, Edmundo;Malek, Žiga
This paper evaluates the economic and environmental impacts of implementing Costa Ricas Decarbonization Plan, focusing specifically on the Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Uses (AFOLU) sectors.…
Mar 2021
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin
Este artículo aplica el Modelo Integrado Económico-Ambiental (IEEM por sus siglas en inglés) al análisis del Plan de Descarbonización (PdD) de Costa Rica. Específicamente, IEEM se emplea para evaluar…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin;Malek, Žiga;Verburg, Peter;Vargas, Renato;Goodwin, Sean
In this paper we evaluate the economic, natural capital and ecosystem services impacts of strategies for conserving Colombias rich natural capital endowment. Specifically, we consider Government…
Dec 2020
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Vargas, Renato;Cicowiez, Martin
This paper describes how Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) can be integrated into economy wide analytical frameworks to enhance evidence based decision making. Examples from applications of the…
Nov 2020
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Crossman, Neville;Vargas, Renato;Brander, Luke;Verburg, Peter;Cicowiez, Martin;Hauck, Jennifer;McKenzie, Emily
The year 2020 is a critical year for sustainable development policy and practice with the review and renewal of various international commitments including the Sustainable Development Goals, the…
Oct 2020
Author(s): Guerrero Compeán, Roberto;Lacambra Ayuso, Sergio
This study provides new empirical evidence on the effect of improving the conditions in disaster risk management (DRM) governance in terms of human losses resulting from disaster events. To measure…
Aug 2020
Author(s): Tavares, Ignacio;Cavalcanti de Almeida, Aléssio Tony;Levy, Denise;Banerjee, Onil
Este artigo desenvolve uma avaliação ex-post do programa de desenvolvimento do turismo Prodetur no estado de Pernambuco, Brasil. Para tanto, foram cumpridas, de forma sequencial, duas etapas…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Nin Pratt, Alejandro;Freiría, Heber;Muñoz, Gonzalo
This study looks at the performance of livestock production in Uruguay and Paraguay, analyzing two situations with different implications for development: the displacement of livestock by soybean…
Dec 2019
Author(s): Nin Pratt, Alejandro;Freiría, Heber;Muñoz, Gonzalo
Este estudio examina el desempeño de la producción ganadera en Uruguay y Paraguay, analizando dos situaciones con diferentes implicaciones para el desarrollo: el desplazamiento del ganado por la…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Corderi, David;Hori, Tsuneki;Yamín, Luis Eduardo
Existing and projected economic losses caused by floods all over the world have generated a growing consensus about the need for investment in flood risk mitigation. Most of the evidence on the…
Nov 2019
Author(s): Banerjee, Onil;Cicowiez, Martin;Moreda, Adela
The growth of cultural tourism globally has presented an important opportunity for public investment in tourism to drive economic development in developing countries. With Bolivia’s regional…
Jun 2019
Author(s): Aramburu, Julián;Figal Garone, Lucas;Maffioli, Alessandro;Salazar, Lina;López, César Augusto
This paper estimates the impact of an agricultural technology adoption program on agricultural production and income using an experimental approach. The context of analysis is the Program for the…