Tackling Growth Challenges in the Caribbean: Policy-based Research for Equitable Growth and Developm (IADB-RG-T3339)

Regions
  • Latin America and Caribbean
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Voting Date
Nov 26, 2018
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Borrower
Regional
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Sectors
  • Energy
  • Technical Cooperation
  • Water and Sanitation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.66 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.66 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IADB website

Updated in EWS Jan 15, 2019


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Project Description

According to the bank, the TC aims to support analysis, policy formulation, and policy action conducive to support growth and development in the countries of the Country Department Caribbean, CCB. It focuses on economic institutions that have been shown to reduce uncertainty and support sustainable economic growth. It has three components: 

Characterization of economic institutions for growth and development. This component will document the specific design parameters (derived from global experiences) of the economic institutions analyzed (fiscal, monetary, regulatory, and financial).

Applicability of economic institutions in the Caribbean. This component will develop specific applied policy-oriented reports for each CCB country including roadmaps that could be followed towards establishing the critical economic institutions characterized in component. 

Policy dialogue and dissemination. This component will enable dissemination events in each country where the main findings will be presented.

Investment Description
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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