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O Impacto da Expansão do Programa Bolsa Família sobre a Frequência Escolar


  • Lia Chitolina

    () (University of São Paulo)

  • Miguel Nathan Foguel

    () (Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA))

  • Naercio Menezes-Filho

    () (Insper and University of São Paulo)


Os Programas de Transferência Condicionada de Renda (PTCs) têm sido, amplamente, utilizados por vários governos de todo o mundo, com o objetivo duplo de aliviar a pobreza no curto prazo e aumentar o investimento em capital humano voltado para as crianças de famílias pobres, para que elas possam ter condições de vida a longo prazo. Geralmente, o primeiro objetivo é atingido pelo componente de transferência de renda dos programas; o segundo, fazendo com que a transferência seja condicionada a certas ações tomadas pelas famílias beneficiárias, como consultas de pré-natal, vacinação em dia das crianças e a frequência escolar de crianças e adolescentes. Assim, espera-se que as crianças de famílias beneficiárias adquiriram as habilidades necessárias para sair da pobreza.

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  • Lia Chitolina & Miguel Nathan Foguel & Naercio Menezes-Filho, 2013. "O Impacto da Expansão do Programa Bolsa Família sobre a Frequência Escolar," One Pager Portuguese 234, International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth.
  • Handle: RePEc:ipc:opport:234

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