Nov 2015
Author(s): Castellani, Francesca; Zenteno, Jannet
El desempeño económico de los últimos años, impulsado por el ciclo de las materias primas, ha permitido que Bolivia transitara hacia a un país de ingresos medio-bajos. Gracias al crecimiento…
Dec 2014
Author(s): Castellani, Francesca; Parent, Gwenn; Zenteno, Jannet
This paper joins in the debate on the size of the middle class in Latin America, providing an analysis of its structure and characteristics. Using several measurements, it finds that 40-60 percent of…
Oct 2000
Author(s): Székely, Miguel; Hilgert, Marianne
This paper presents microeconomic simulation techniques to examine what drives differences in inequality across countries. The simulation decomposes cross-country inequality differences into the…