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Perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during a period of falling inequality (English)

This paper explores perceptions of distributive justice in Latin America during the 2000s and their relationship with income inequality. In line with the fall in income inequality in the region, the paper documents a widespread, although modest, decrease in the share of the population that believes income distribution is unfair. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8072 MAY 23, 2017

Reyes,German Jeremias; Gasparini,Leonardo Carlos Disclosed

Measuring poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean : methodological considerations when estimating an empirical regional poverty line (English)

This paper contributes to the methodological literature on the estimation of poverty lines for country poverty comparisons in Latin America and the Caribbean. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7621 APR 04, 2016

Castaneda Aguilar,Raul Andres; Gasparini,Leonardo Carlos; Garriga,Santiago; Lucchetti,Leonardo Ramiro; Valderrama Gonzalez,Daniel Disclosed

Educational upgrading and returns to skills in Latin America : evidence from a supply-demand framework, 1990-2010 (English)

It has been argued that a factor behind the decline in income inequality in Latin America in the 2000s was the educational upgrading of its labor force. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5921 DEC 01, 2011

Gasparini, Leonardo; Galiani, Sebastian; Cruces, Guillermo; Acosta, Pablo Disclosed

Los determinantes de los cambios en la desigualdad de ingresos en Argentina : Evidencia y temas pendientes (Spanish)

This paper reviews from a critical perspective the evolution of inequality in income distribution in Argentina from the mid-seventies until the mid-2000. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 56939 JAN 01, 2009

Cruces, Guillermo; Gasparini, Leonardo Disclosed

Reaching the poor with health, nutrition, and population services : what works, what doesn't, and why : Llegar a los pobres : con salud, nutricion y servicios de poblacion - que funciona, que no y por que (Spanish)

Health services can make an important contribution to improved health conditions among disadvantaged groups. Yet as the contents of this volume make clear, the health services supported by governments, and by agencies like ours too often fail to reach these people who need them most. ... See More +

Publication 34716 JAN 01, 2006

Gwatkin, Davidson R. [editor]; Wagstaff, Adam [editor]; Yazbeck, Abdo S. [editor]; Qamruddin, Jumana; Waters, Hugh; Grabowsky, Mark; Farrell, Nick; Chimumbwa, John; Nobiya, Theresa; Wolkon, Adam; Selanikio, Joel; Montagu, Dominic; Prata, Ndola; Campbell, Martha M.; Walsh, Juli; Orero, Solomon; Thiede, Michael; Palmer, Natasha; Mbatsha, Sandi; Anwar, A.T.M. Iqbal; Killewo, Japhet; Chowdhury, Mahbub-E-Elahi; Dasgupta, Sushil Kanta; Schwartz, J. Brad; Bhushan, Indu; Ranson, M. Kent; Joshi, Palak; Shah, Mittal; Shaikh, Yasmin; Peters, David; Rao, Krishna; Ramana, G.N.V.; Malhotra, Anju; Mathur, Sanyukta; Pande, Rohini; Roca, Eva; Gasparini, Leonardo C.; Panadeiros, Monica; Barros, Aluisio J.D.; Victora, Cesar G.; Cesar, Juraci A.; Neumann, Nelson Arns; Bertoldi, Andrea D.; Valdivia, Martin English Disclosed

Reaching the poor with health, nutrition, and population services : what works, what doesn't, and why (English)

Health services can make an important contribution to improved health conditions among disadvantaged groups. Yet as the contents of this volume make clear, the health services supported by governments, and by agencies like ours too often fail to reach these people who need them most. ... See More +

Publication 34716 JAN 01, 2005

Gwatkin, Davidson R. [editor]; Wagstaff, Adam [editor]; Yazbeck, Abdo S. [editor]; Qamruddin, Jumana; Waters, Hugh; Grabowsky, Mark; Farrell, Nick; Chimumbwa, John; Nobiya, Theresa; Wolkon, Adam; Selanikio, Joel; Montagu, Dominic; Prata, Ndola; Campbell, Martha M.; Walsh, Juli; Orero, Solomon; Thiede, Michael; Palmer, Natasha; Mbatsha, Sandi; Anwar, A.T.M. Iqbal; Killewo, Japhet; Chowdhury, Mahbub-E-Elahi; Dasgupta, Sushil Kanta; Schwartz, J. Brad; Bhushan, Indu; Ranson, M. Kent; Joshi, Palak; Shah, Mittal; Shaikh, Yasmin; Peters, David; Rao, Krishna; Ramana, G.N.V.; Malhotra, Anju; Mathur, Sanyukta; Pande, Rohini; Roca, Eva; Gasparini, Leonardo C.; Panadeiros, Monica; Barros, Aluisio J.D.; Victora, Cesar G.; Cesar, Juraci A.; Neumann, Nelson Arns; Bertoldi, Andrea D.; Valdivia, Martin Spanish Disclosed

Argentina: assessing changes in targeting health and nutrition policies (English)

This study assesses the level of targeting achieved in health and nutrition policies directed to pregnant women and children under 5 years of age in Argentina. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 30471 OCT 01, 2004

Gasparini,Leonardo Carlos; Panadeiros, Monica Disclosed