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Diferencias regionales en la distribución del ingreso en Colombia

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En este trabajo se realiza una primera aproximación a las características regionales de ladistribución del ingreso y el gasto de los hogares y de los ocupados. Se plantean tresobjetivos. El primero de ellos es medir cuán importantes son las diferencias interregionalesen la desigualdad total de los hogares y los ocupados, además de evaluar cual es el aportede cada región a las diferencias intraregionales. El segundo objetivo consiste en verificar sila desigualdad de hogares y ocupados tiene algún patrón espacial. El último objetivo esevaluar si la desigualdad de las regiones tiene alguna relación con su nivel de ingreso. Loque se encuentra es que existen diferencias significativas entre regiones en cuanto adistribución del ingreso y que los departamentos y las ciudades más equitativas son los deingreso medio, mientras que los ricos forman casi siempre parte del grupo de los másdesiguales.

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  • Leonardo Bonilla Mejía, 2008. "Diferencias regionales en la distribución del ingreso en Colombia," DOCUMENTOS DE TRABAJO SOBRE ECONOMÍA REGIONAL Y URBANA 005284, BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA - ECONOMÍA REGIONAL.
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    1. Julio E. Romero-Prieto, 2016. "Población y desarrollo en la periferia colombiana en el siglo XX," REVISTA ECONOMÍA & REGIÓN, UNIVERSIDAD TECNOLÓGICA DE BOLÍVAR, vol. 10(1), pages 7-50, June.
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    4. Luis Fernando Gamboa & Erika Londoño, 2015. "Assessing Educational Unfair Inequalities at a Regional Level in Colombia," Lecturas de Economía, Universidad de Antioquia, Departamento de Economía, issue 83, pages 97-133, Julio - D.

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    Keywords

    Economía regional; distribución del ingreso; desigualdad; descomposición; curva de Kuznets.;

    JEL classification:

    • R12 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity; Interregional Trade (economic geography)
    • R20 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis - - - General
    • D31 - Microeconomics - - Distribution - - - Personal Income and Wealth Distribution
    • D63 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics - - - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

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