TP-39: How to Decrease Freight Logistics Costs in Brazil (PDF 4,297KB)
This study aims to provide recommendations to the Brazilian government, private sector and non-governmental organizations for the preparation of a freight logistics policy agenda that prioritizes investment projects and improvements in supply chain procedures with the highest potential to achieve cost-efficiency gains for the country.
|TP-38: Air Transport and Energy Efficiency (PDF 4,630KB)|
This report aims to guide the air transport industry, policy makers, and development institutions on where to focus their investments or support in developing and emerging markets in order to address the energy and climate change challenges ahead.
|TP-36: Performance-based Road Rehabilitation and Maintenance Contracts (CREMA) in Argentina (PDF 8,200KB)|
Maria Marcela Silva and Gerard Liautaud
This paper aims to assess fifteen years of experience with Performance-based Rehabilitation and Maintenance Contracts in Argentina (1996-2010).
|TP-35: Making a Small Market Thrive: Recommendations for Efficiency Gains in the Latin American Air Cargo Market (PDF 3,000KB)|
Tomás Serebrisky, Jordan Schwartz, María Claudia Pachón and Andrés Ricover
Overall, LAC region’s air cargo traffic, measured by freight ton-km (FTKs), mirrored the economic cycle as the GDP experienced sharp declines between 1997 to 1999 and 2001 to 2002, and a more modest deceleration from 2004 to 2005.
|TP-34: Road Asset Governance Filter: Case Study Of Kazakhstan And Armenia (PDF 2,000KB)|
Cesar Queiroz, Alejandro Lopez Martinez, Satoshi Ishihara and Kirsten Hommann
This paper seeks to assess the overall governance performance of the road sector as well as the concrete issues that road administrations should address in order to improve sector governance. Russian version (Русский) (PDF 3,963KB) Armenian version (Հայերեն) (PDF 1,778KB)
|TP-33: Monitoring Road Works Contracts and Unit Costs for Enhanced Governance in Europe and Central Asia (PDF 829KB)|
Victoria Alexeeva, Cesar Queiroz and Satoshi Ishihara
The study establishes a framework for cross-country comparative assessments of the procurement and implementation processes of road works contracts financed by the World Bank.
|TP-32: A Review of Institutional Arrangements for Road Asset Management: Lessons for the Developing World (PDF 349KB)|
Cesar Queiroz and Henry Kerali
This paper reviews main factors affecting the efficiency of road agencies and describes the steps taken in creating a new institution, or transforming an existing one, and assesses the effort required to achieve such results.
TP-31: Performance Based Contracts in the Road Sector: Towards Improved Efficiency in the Management of Maintenance and Rehabilitation. Brazil’s Experience (PDF 1,803KB)
The paper investigates and details Brazil’s successful experience with performance based contracts for the management of the road infrastructure and explores approaches for future improvements in Brazil’s performance based program.
TP-30: Private Participation in the Road Sector in Brazil: Recent Evolution and Next Steps (PDF 846KB)
Adrien Véron and Jacques Cellier
The paper investigates and details Brazil’s successful experience with public-private partnerships (PPPs) for the management of the road infrastructure and explores approaches for future improvements in Brazil’s PPP program.
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