May 2007
Author(s): Giuffrida, Antonio
This presentation deals with the following issue: how poverty, poor health, nutrition and care affect child development. The author reviews a series of "capabilities approaches," including…
Mar 2007
Author(s): Solla, Alejandra
En esta presentación se sintetizan los resultados de una investigación sobre programas asistenciales para jóvenes en situación de vulnerabilidad. Se presentan el marco general con los objetivos, la…
Jan 2007
Author(s): Jacinto, Claudia;García, Cristina;Solla, Alejandra
En este documento se exponen los resultados de una investigación sobre programas asistenciales para jóvenes en situación de vulnerabilidad. Apunta a integrar los aprendizajes realizados y a dejar…
Dec 2006
Author(s): Knaul, Felicia Marie
This presentation deals with the impoverishment of health spending in Mexico. First, it gives an overview of the problem around the world, followed by a detailed account of what is the situation in…
Jun 2005
Author(s): La Forgia, Jerry
This presentation gives an overiew of the SIAS Program from 1997-2001, including: 1) Rationale; 2) Objectives; 3) Design; 4) Performance; 5) Issues and Problems; 6) Political Economy of Change. An…
May 2005
Author(s): López-Cálix, José R.;Melo, Alberto;Tinsley, Elaine;Calvo, Sara
The last Public Expenditure Review for Ecuador (PER) was produced in 1993. More than a decade later, the purpose of this report is to provide the Ecuadorian authorities with the World Bank's and…
Sep 2003
Author(s): Gasparini, Leonardo
This paper documents the income distribution changes experienced by Argentina during the last decades. Inequality substantially increased, and despite economic growth during some periods, poverty…