Jun 2019
Author(s): Wright, Allan;Asher, Sam
This Policy Brief argues that inclusion on any future adopted European Union (EU) AML/CFT list of high-risk third jurisdictions would be problematic for The Bahamas for three main reasons. First, EU…
Apr 2019
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston;Beverinotti, Javier;Castilleja Vargas, Liliana;Díaz Cassou, Javier;Hirs, Jorge
Este resumen de políticas describe los desafíos en los sectores de infraestructura de Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador y Perú. Asimismo, incluye recomendaciones para superar estos desafíos, junto con una…
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
Este resumen de política presenta una síntesis de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta Colombia.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja Vargas, Liliana
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges that the country faces
Jun 2018
Author(s): Castilleja Vargas, Liliana
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafios de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Díaz Cassou, Javier
This policy brief presents a summary of the development challenges facing the country.
Jun 2018
Author(s): Díaz Cassou, Javier
Este policy brief presenta un resumen de los desafíos de desarrollo que enfrenta el país.
Dec 2017
Author(s): Andrian, Leandro Gaston
Mejorar la productividad es uno de los principales retos para las economías dado que es un elemento fundamental para el desarrollo y crecimiento económico sostenible en el largo plazo. La literatura…
Aug 2017
Author(s): Yépez-García, Ariel
Energy liberalization is commonly measured by the level of market competitiveness and price reductions. This review applies an alternative method, market power, to give a sense of firms’ pricing…
Jan 2017
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
What do we know about the effects of improved access to electricity? Does the research tell a unified story? To answer these questions, this brief examines 50 impact evaluation studies, focusing on…
Jun 2016
Author(s): Jimenez Mori, Raul Alberto
This paper examines three intrinsic underlying variables affecting the provision of rural electricity services: household income, household location and a country's relative wealth in terms of…
Feb 2015
Author(s): Avellán, Leopoldo;Vuletin, Guillermo
Government spending in the developing world has historically been procyclical. Traditional explanations for this have mostly revolved around the explicit or implicit notion that fiscal procyclicality…
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…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Chávez, Gonzálo
La economía boliviana depende de manera significativa de la exportación de recursos naturales, en especial de hidrocarburos. Desde el punto de vista fiscal, la venta de gas natural a Brasil y a…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Aguilar, Tatiana;Cortés, Sandra;Olivera, Mauricio
El crecimiento de la economía mundial y el aumento de los precios internacionales de los productos básicos o commodities han dado lugar a un mayor dinamismo en las actividades extractivas en los…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Ortiz, María;Cueva Armijos, Simón
El crecimiento de la economía mundial y el aumento de los precios internacionales de los productos básicos o commodities han dado lugar a un mayor dinamismo en las actividades extractivas en los…
Sep 2013
Author(s): Del Valle, Marielle
El crecimiento de la economía mundial y el aumento de los precios internacionales de los productos básicos o commodities han dado lugar a un mayor dinamismo en las actividades extractivas en los…
Jan 2013
Author(s): Galindo, Arturo;Rojas-Suárez, Liliana;Del Valle, Marielle
The importance of having in place a financial regulatory framework that includes macro-prudential regulations was fully recognized during the recent global financial crisis. A central lesson from…
Dec 2011
Author(s): Galindo, Arturo;Rojas-Suárez, Liliana;Del Valle, Marielle
Since the eruption of the global financial crisis in 2008 international setting bodies and local regulators around the world have been hard at work designing and implementing new regulatory…