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The Resource Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America, edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann

Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America, edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann

Label
Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America
Title
Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here, experts examine the dynamics of poverty and inequality in Latin America and policies to address them using new tools and data
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
339.4/6098
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HC130.P6
LC item number
P715 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Klasen, Stephan
  • Nowak-Lehmann D., Felicitas
  • Universität Göttingen
  • CESifo
Series statement
CESifo seminar series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Equality
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic policy
  • Equality
  • Poverty
  • Social conditions
  • Latin America
  • Armoede
  • Sociale ongelijkheid
  • Overheidsbeleid
  • Latijns-Amerika
  • Brazilië
Label
Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America, edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research in Göttingen, Germany, in July 2005 and co-sponsored by the CESifo research network
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The colonial origins of inequality : exploring the causes and consequences of land distribution / Ewout Frankema -- Earnings inequality and educational mobility in Brazil over two decades / Denis Cogneau and Jérémie Gignoux -- Race discrimination or inequality of opportunities : the Brazilian case / Phillippe G. Leite -- Consumption growth and spatial poverty traps : an analysis of the effect of social services and community infrastructures on living standards in rural Peru / Philippe De Vreyer, Javier Herrera, and Sandrine Mesplé-Somps -- Spatial externalities between Brazilian municipios and their neighbors / Philippe De Vreyer and Gilles Spielvogel -- Macroeconomic and distributional effects of devaluation in a dollarized economy : a CGE analysis for Bolivia / Rainer Schweikert, Rainer Thiele, and Manfred Wiebelt -- Medium-term impacts of the Oportunidades conditional cash-transfer program on rural youth in Mexico / Jere R. Behrman, Susan W. Parker, and Petra E. Todd -- The impact of Brazil's tax-benefit system on inequality and poverty / Herwig Immervoll [and others]
Control code
310913512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262113243
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612240683
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 224068
  • 7751
  • 9780262255400
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310913512
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Poverty, inequality, and policy in Latin America, edited by Stephan Klasen and Felicitas Nowak-Lehmann
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Ibero-America Institute for Economic Research in Göttingen, Germany, in July 2005 and co-sponsored by the CESifo research network
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The colonial origins of inequality : exploring the causes and consequences of land distribution / Ewout Frankema -- Earnings inequality and educational mobility in Brazil over two decades / Denis Cogneau and Jérémie Gignoux -- Race discrimination or inequality of opportunities : the Brazilian case / Phillippe G. Leite -- Consumption growth and spatial poverty traps : an analysis of the effect of social services and community infrastructures on living standards in rural Peru / Philippe De Vreyer, Javier Herrera, and Sandrine Mesplé-Somps -- Spatial externalities between Brazilian municipios and their neighbors / Philippe De Vreyer and Gilles Spielvogel -- Macroeconomic and distributional effects of devaluation in a dollarized economy : a CGE analysis for Bolivia / Rainer Schweikert, Rainer Thiele, and Manfred Wiebelt -- Medium-term impacts of the Oportunidades conditional cash-transfer program on rural youth in Mexico / Jere R. Behrman, Susan W. Parker, and Petra E. Todd -- The impact of Brazil's tax-benefit system on inequality and poverty / Herwig Immervoll [and others]
Control code
310913512
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262113243
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612240683
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 224068
  • 7751
  • 9780262255400
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310913512
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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