Sep 2002
Author(s): Arias, Omar; Yamada, Gustavo; Tejerina, Luis
This study combines survey data with annual state data on pupil-teacher ratios covering broadly the period 1940-90 to investigate the role of race, family background and education (both the quantity…
Sep 2002
Author(s): Arias, Omar; Yamada, Gustavo; Tejerina, Luis
Este estudio combina los datos de una encuesta de hogares con los datos anuales de la relación alumno-maestro al nivel de cada estado y en el período 1940-1990 con objeto de investigar la importancia…
Mar 2002
Author(s): Cuadra, Mercedes; DiLeo, Paul
This report discusses ProFund's accomplishments and performance by examining its original business plan relative to its performance, the composition of its portfolio, and its primary role with…
Feb 2002
Author(s): Lustig, Nora; Arias, Omar; Rigolini, Jamele
More than a third of the population of Latin America and the Caribbean currently live in poverty. Will the region be able to simultaneously increase economic growth and reduce poverty given its…