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Social Policies and the Fall in Inequality in Brazil: Achievements and Challenges

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  • Pedro H. G. Ferreira de Souza

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By the end of the first decade of the 21st century, the most usual international depiction of Brazil is that of a burgeoning, upcoming country. Although in many ways frankly exaggerated, this marks a stark contrast with a not-so-distant past. This turnaround has had a lot to do with favourable international circumstances, but it also owes a lot to extensive reforms that made possible something that was almost unprecedented in Brazil: pro-poor growth. (?)

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  • Pedro H. G. Ferreira de Souza, 2012. "Social Policies and the Fall in Inequality in Brazil: Achievements and Challenges," One Pager 135, International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth.
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    1. Social Policies and the Fall in Inequality in Brazil: Achievements and Challenges
      by Maximo Rossi in Wikiprogress América Latina on 2012-03-12 18:31:00

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