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The IDB has researchers in many departments producing working papers on economic and social topics. Many of these documents constitute background research for the IDB’s flagship publication "Development in the Americas" prepared by the Research Department. In addition, the IDB finances and mentors studies conducted by other institutions in order to build knowledge and research capacity. All IDB working papers are peer reviewed and meet high editorial standards.

 
 

May 2014

Featured Publications  •  Events

 

> Featured Publications:

 

 

 
 

2014 Latin American and Caribbean Macroeconomic Report: Global Recovery and Monetary Normalization: Escaping a Chronicle Foretold?

Coordinator: Andrew Powell
Annual Report IDB-AR-109
March 2014
Publication available in English and Spanish

Monetary normalization may be a chronicle foretold, but countries still have the power to influence the outcome for their own economies. This report focuses on the risks Latin American and Caribbean countries face and how they can reduce vulnerabilities and enhance opportunities.

 

 

 

 

Grading Fiscal Policy in Latin America in the Last Decade

Authors: Eduardo Fernández-Arias and Jorge Eduardo Pérez Pérez
Policy Brief IDB-PB-216
April 2014
Available in English

Climate Change Impacts on Birth Outcomes in Brazil

Authors: Denisard Alves, Tatiane A. de Menezes and Paula C. Pereda
Working Paper IDB-WP-495
April 2014
Available in English

Inflation Targeting and Quantitative Tightening: Effects of Reserve Requirements in Peru

Authors: Adrián Armas, Paul Castillo and Marco Vega
Working Paper IDB-WP-499
April 2014
Available in English

Is Disaster Risk Reduction Spending Driven by the Occurrence of Natural Disasters? Evidence from Peru

Author: Sebastián Miller and Mauricio Vela
Working Paper IDB-WP-500
April 2014
Available in English

 

 

 


> Events:

 

 

 

May 1
(Thursday)
12:00PM – 1:30PM

EconNet: Barriers to Technology Adoption within Firms: Evidence from Pakistan
Presenter: Eric Verhoogen, Columbia University
Room: SE-1035


May 12
(Monday)
9:00AM – 5:00PM


May 15
(Thursday)
12:00PM – 1:30PM

EconNet: Beyond GDP: Is There a Law of One Shadow Price?
Presenter: Marla Patricia Ripoll, University of Pittsburg
Room: SE-1035


May 29
(Thursday)
12:00PM – 1:30PM

EconNet: Restructuring the Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism
Presenter: Mark L. J. Wright, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Room: SE-1035

 

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