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Is Latin America Becoming Less Unequal?

In: Latin America 2040 — Breaking Away from Complacency: An Agenda for Resurgence


  • Nora Lustig

    (Tulane University; Center for Global Development)


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  • Nora Lustig, 2010. "Is Latin America Becoming Less Unequal?," Book Chapters,in: Harinder Kohli & Claudio Loser & Anil Sood (ed.), Latin America 2040 — Breaking Away from Complacency: An Agenda for Resurgence, chapter 4, pages 141-163 Emerging Markets Forum.
  • Handle: RePEc:emf:chpter:latam2040-4

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    • Nora Lustig, 2013. "Is Latin America Becoming Less Unequal?," Book Chapters,in: Harinder Kohli & Claudio Loser & Anil Sood (ed.), Latin America 2040 — Breaking Away from Complacency: An Agenda for Resurgence, chapter 4, pages 149-171 Emerging Markets Forum.

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