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Una evaluación estática y dinámica de los cambios en calidad de vida en Colombia durante 1997-2003

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  • Luis Fernando Gamboa

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  • José Alberto Guerra

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Este trabajo analiza, estática y dinámicamente, los cambios en las condiciones de vida de los hogares en Colombia entre los años 1997 y 2003 mediante un indicador alternativo que incorpora aspectos de salud y el tiempo gastado en desplazamiento. Estas variables reducen la importancia otorgada al capital físico en otros indicadores de calidad de vida y, a la vez, aumentan las diferencias entre las zonas rurales y urbanas. Este indicador provee nuevos elementos para la discusión sobre políticas de salud y de transporte.

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Article provided by UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO in its journal REVISTA DE ECONOMÍA DEL ROSARIO.

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Keywords: condiciones de vida; bienestar; capacidades; escalamiento óptimo;

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  1. Luis Fernando Gamboa & Nohora Y. Forero Ramírez, 2009. "Body mass index as a standard of living measure: a different interpretation for the case of Colombia," DOCUMENTOS DE TRABAJO, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO 005218, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO.

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