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Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis (English)

Abstract

Over the past decade (2003-12), Latin America has experienced strong income growth and a notable reduction in income inequality, with the region's Gini coefficient falling from 55.6 to 51.8. Previous studies have warned about the sustainability of such... See More +

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  • Cord, Louise; Barriga Cabanillas, Oscar; Lucchetti, Leonardo; Rodriguez-Castelan, Carlos; Sousa, Liliana D.; Valderrama, Daniel;
  • 2014/12/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS7146
  • 1
  • 1
  • Latin America
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2014/12/01
  • Disclosed
  • Inequality stagnation in Latin America in the aftermath of the global financial crisis
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