Author:Pedro H. G. Ferreira de Souza
Subject: Poverty and Inequality, Social Protection and CCTs
" /> Abstract: By the end of the first decade of the 21st century, the most usual international depiction of Brazil is that of a burgeoning, upcoming country. Although in many ways frankly exaggerated, this marks a stark contrast with a not-so-distant past. This turnaround has had a lot to do with favourable international circumstances, but it also owes a lot to extensive reforms that made possible something that was almost unprecedented in Brazil: pro-poor growth. (…)

keywords: Social Policies and the Fall in Inequality in Brazil: Achievements and Challenges
Date Publication: 02/29/2012 (All day)
Type/Issue: One Pager / 135
Language: English