Author:Clarissa Gondim Teixeira
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
" /> Abstract: Since the 1990s, Latin American governments have implemented various conditional cash transfer programmes (CCTs). The objective of CCTs is to alleviate poverty in the short run and create conditions for upward social mobility in the long run through human capital investments. CCTs target families living below the poverty lines, focusing on children and school-age adolescents. (…)

keywords: What Is the Impact of Cash Transfers on Labour Supply?
Date Publication: 06/19/2009 (All day)
Type/Issue: One Pager / 85
Language: English