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Ageing poorly? : accounting for the decline in earnings inequality in Brazil, 1995-2012 (English)

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The Gini coefficient of labor earnings in Brazil fell by nearly a fifth between 1995 and 2012, from 0.50 to 0.41. The decline in earnings inequality was even larger by other measures, with the 90-10 percentile ratio falling by almost 40 percent. Although... See More +

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  • Ferreira, Francisco H. G.; Firpo, Sergio P.; Messina, Julian;
  • 2017/03/30 09:48:04
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS8018
  • 1
  • 1
  • Brazil
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2017/03/30 09:43:50
  • Disclosed
  • Ageing poorly? : accounting for the decline in earnings inequality in Brazil, 1995-2012
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