Dec 2022
Author(s): Ansoleaga, Antonio;Fretes, Santiago;Valencia, María Paula
La presente nota técnica desarrolla una visión analítica sobre la efectividad de las operaciones con garantía soberana y sus determinantes -con un foco especial en CSC-, con el objetivo de generar…
Nov 2022
Author(s): Rodrigues Bastos, Fabiano;Gutiérrez, Diego;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Global financial shocks under a revamped global financial landscape can produce unexpected, multi-faceted, and disruptive implications for emerging market economies. Using the VIX index as a proxy…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Ardanaz, Martín;Hübscher, Evelyne;Keefer, Philip;Sattler, Thomas
Scholars have long struggled to understand why individual preferences for redistribution often diverge widely from their material self-interest. The puzzle is acute in Latin America, largely…
Sep 2022
Author(s): Hernaiz, Daniel;Medina, Juan Pablo;Miller, Sebastián J.
Durante las últimas décadas Chile ha sido resaltado como ejemplo a seguir en el manejo y solvencia de su política fiscal. Ese comportamiento había permitido reducir la deuda pública y mantener una…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Jarquín, María José;De Michele, Roberto;Dassen, Nicolás
En los últimos años, los países latinoamericanos han sufrido actos de corrupción que han afectado las percepciones de la ciudadanía en la efectividad del gobierno. Utilizando experimentos…
Aug 2022
Author(s): Stankovic, Mirjana;Neftenov, Nikola
This report aims to aid governments in Latin America and the Caribbean in embracing the opportunities public sector data utilization and artificial intelligence (AI) deployment can provide in…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Ghezzi, Piero;Hallak, Juan Carlos;Stein, Ernesto H.;Ordoñez, Romina;Salazar, Lina;IDB Invest
En medio de un complejo conjunto de retos geopolíticos, las agroempresas innovadoras de América Latina y el Caribe tienen la oportunidad de integrarse mejor en las cadenas globales de valor. Los…
Jul 2022
Author(s): Ghezzi, Piero;Hallak, Juan Carlos;Stein, Ernesto H.;Ordoñez, Romina;Salazar, Lina;BID Invest
En medio de un complejo conjunto de retos geopolíticos, las agroempresas innovadoras de América Latina y el Caribe tienen la oportunidad de integrarse mejor en las cadenas globales de valor. Los…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
In this volume, we study gender gaps in the Southern Cone countries which include Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay. We assess the importance of gender inequalities and present evidence…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
In this volume, we study gender gaps in the Southern Cone countries which include Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay. We assess the importance of gender inequalities and present evidence…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Esta publicación estudia las brechas de género en los países del Cono Sur (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Paraguay y Uruguay) y presenta evidencia sobre las consecuencias económicas de las desigualdades…
Jun 2022
Author(s): Frisancho, Verónica;Queijo Von Heideken, Virginia
Este livro estuda as desigualdades de gênero nos países do Cone Sul e apresenta evidências das consequências econômicas das desigualdades de gênero, suas causas e as políticas que podem contribuir…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Villacis, Alexis;Barrera, Victor;Alwang, Jeffrey;Caicedo Vargas, Carlos;Quiroz, James;IDB Invest
Since the early nineteenth century, cacao has been an important export earner for Ecuador. Today the importance of this sector remains, as Ecuador is the main producer and exporter of Fine and Flavor…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Alwang, Jeffrey;Villacis, Alexis;Barrera, Victor;IDB Invest
The value of yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis) exports from Paraguay has recently increased dramatically. Much of this growth is due to positioning of the good within the universe of products where…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Barrera, Victor;Villacis, Alexis;Alwang, Jeffrey;Escudero, Luis;IDB Invest
Expanding incomes in Asian countries and changes in fresh-fruit value chains have created an important niche for producers of dragon fruit. Ecuadorean producers have responded and taken advantage of…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Barrera, Victor;Villacis, Alexis;Alwang, Jeffrey;Zapata, Angélica;IDB Invest
Blackberry production has been common for decades in Ecuador''s inter-Andean valleys, but a fresh or processed export industry has not emerged despite export successes experienced in…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Jarquín, María José;De Michele, Roberto
In recent years, initiatives to use digital government in public bidding have become increasingly popular among public policy officials, given the gains it produces in efficiency and transparency.…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Pierri, Gastón;Jarquín, María José;De Michele, Roberto
Durante los últimos años, las iniciativas de gobierno digital en las compras públicas se han vuelto cada vez más populares entre los responsables de política pública, debido a las ganancias que…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Salgado, Edgar;Mitnik, Oscar A.
Driving restrictions are popular interventions in rapidly urbanizing developing countries. Their relatively inexpensive implementation appeals to the pressing need to reduce traffic congestion and…
Nov 2021
Author(s): Hallak, Juan Carlos;Tacsir, Andrés;BID Invest
Las preocupaciones de los países desarrollados por la seguridad alimentaria y las condiciones sanitarias y fitosanitarias han llevado a crecientes exigencias públicas y privadas de trazabilidad sobre…