Programs de transferencia de renda na América Latina
[Conditional cash transfer program in Latin America]
AbstractThis paper discusses the Conditional Cash transfer Program, the main public policy against poverty in Latin America today. The poverty level, and both the institutional characteristics and the results achieve by the programs are highlighted. The paper conclude that CCT are helping to reduce the poverty level, but at the same time the results are not the same in the sphere of the income inequality, item that is used to measure the poor people.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 28680.
Date of creation: 01 Oct 2010
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POVERTY; CASH TRANSFER PROGRAM; LATIN AMERICA;
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