Feb 2005
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio; Iunes, Roberto F.; Savedoff, William D.
Brazil is characterized by large inequalities in income, access to health care, and health status. This paper uses data from the 1998 Pesquisa Nacional por Amostra de Domicílios to analyze the…
Jan 2005
Author(s): Vodusek, Ziga; Devlin, Robert
Trade has become an increasingly important strategic objective for developing countries. This is a relatively new phenomenon for many of them. Hence the demand to intensify an insertion into the…
Dec 2004
Author(s): Guzman, José Luiz; Thomas, Anne; Reimer, J. Kila; Van Thanh, Duong; Vargas-Barón, Emily; Estrada Armas, Hugo; Iskandar-Dharmawan, Livia; de los Angeles-Bautista, Feny; Phomsavanh, Khamla; Erisandy, Sondang Irene; López Herrán, Leonidas; Lachanthaboun, Sengdeuane; Mujica, Rosa María; Tualeka, Baihajar; Guzmán de Luna, Eduvigis Auxiliadora; Bernal Alarcón, Hernando; Shimizu, Ikuko
In areas torn by war and violence, effective education can prepare the next generation for a productive life, heal psychological wounds, prevent cyclical violence, and achieve peace. "From…