Nov 1997
Author(s): Lustig, Nora; Székely, Miguel
Este trabajo fue preparado para el proyecto "Los determinantes de la pobreza en América Latina" patrocinado por el PNUD, el BID y la CEPAL. El trabajo presenta un perfil de la evolución…
Nov 1997
Author(s): Spilimbergo, Antonio; Londoño, Juan Luis; Székely, Miguel
This paper studies the empirical links among factor endowments, trade, and personal income distribution. The motivation is that many developing countries have implemented radical trade reforms in…
Sep 1997
Author(s): Londoño, Juan Luis; Székely, Miguel
The objective of this work is to assess the changes in poverty and inequality that have taken place in Latin America and the Caribbean from 1970 to 1995, with special emphasis on the 1990s. The main…
May 1997
Author(s): Székely, Miguel; Londoño, Juan Luis
El desarrollo de América Latina en las últimas décadas no ha sido equitativo. La región ha tenido el grado de desigualdad mas alto del mundo. Ello permea la opinión pública, los círculos…
Feb 1997
Author(s): Székely, Miguel
This work builds on previous research to develop a methodology that simplifies the identification of the best policy options for poverty alleviation in a given country. When a population can be…