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Opciones de políticas para la paliación de la pobreza

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(Disponible en idioma inglés únicamente) Este trabajo se fundamenta en investigaciones anteriores para desarrollar una metodología que simplifique la identificación de las mejores opciones de políticas para paliar la pobreza en un país dado. Cuando se puede dividir una población en subgrupos según alguna característica fácilmente identificable, se puede entender el problema del alivio de la pobreza mediante un mecanismo dirigido a sectores específicos como una elección entre tres opciones: i) provocar un cambio marginal en el ingreso promedio de ciertos subgrupos; ii) modificar la distribución de ingresos dentro de subgrupos marginales y iii) generar un cambio marginal en las diferencias entre los subgrupos. Se aplican datos recientes de México.

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  • Miguel Székely, 1997. "Opciones de políticas para la paliación de la pobreza," Research Department Publications 4063, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
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