Poverty and income distribution in Latin America : the story of the 1980s

"Highly empirical analysis documents increase in poverty and worsening of income distribution during 1980s. Demonstrates that low levels of education increase incidence of poverty and income inequality. Data provided for individual countries. Valuable data reference source"--Handbook of La...

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Main Author: Psacharopoulos, George
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C World Bank 1997, c1997
Series:World Bank technical paper
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Collection: World Bank E-Library Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:"Highly empirical analysis documents increase in poverty and worsening of income distribution during 1980s. Demonstrates that low levels of education increase incidence of poverty and income inequality. Data provided for individual countries. Valuable data reference source"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-307)
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (xii, 307 p) ill., maps 28 cm
ISBN:0821338315