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What Is the Impact of Cash Transfers on Labour Supply?


  • Clarissa Gondim Teixeira

    () (International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth)


Since the 1990s, Latin American governments have implemented various conditional cash transfer programmes (CCTs). The objective of CCTs is to alleviate poverty in the short run and create conditions for upward social mobility in the long run through human capital investments. CCTs target families living below the poverty lines, focusing on children and school-age adolescents. (?)

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  • Clarissa Gondim Teixeira, 2009. "What Is the Impact of Cash Transfers on Labour Supply?," One Pager 85, International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth.
  • Handle: RePEc:ipc:opager:85

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