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Report from the UNU-WIDER symposium on ‘The Political Economy of Social Protection in Developing Countries’ – Mexico City
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The sculpture below in Mexico City is called ‘ El Ángel de la Securidad Social ’ ( The Angel of Social Security ) and was created by Jorge Marín in 2013 to commemorate the 70 th anniversary of the founding of the Instituto M...

Income Taxation
Working Paper
Coffee price volatility and intra-household labour supply: Evidence from Vietnam

Volatility in commodity markets poses an acute risk to farmers in developing countries who rely on cash crop agriculture...

Households Income Labor supply
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Child deprivation and income poverty in Ghana

This study assesses temporal and spatial distribution of child deprivation and income poverty using the fifth and sixth rounds of the Ghana Living Standards Survey...

Children Income Poverty
Working Paper
Tax-benefit microsimulation in Ecuador: A feasibility study

The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility to implement a tax and benefit microsimulation model for Ecuador using EUROMOD as an interface...

Income Taxation
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Inequality, Gender and Nutrition

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 4.4

Gender Inequality Nutrition
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Mobility

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 3.4

Education Health Inequality
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Behavioural Foundations

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 2.4

Behavioral economics Poverty Income
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Special Session on South Africa 1

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 2.2

Inequality Education Income
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Invited 2

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 2.1

Inequality Wealth Income
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Invited 1

Conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies - Parallel 1.1

Inequality Income Growth
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Opening and key note

Finn Tarp opens the UNU-WIDER conference on Inequality—Measurement, trends, impacts, and policies, followed by the key note from the Marcelo Côrtes Neri, Minister of Strategic Affairs of Brazil, on inequality in Brazil.

Inequality Poverty Income
Working Paper
Ethnic disadvantage in Vietnam: Evidence using panel data

This study investigates the ethnic disadvantage in rural Vietnam, focusing on the magnitude of the majority–minority gap and the constraints on ethnic minority households that contribute to the gap...

Equality and inequality Ethnic relations Households
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Income and malaria: Evidence from an agricultural intervention in Uganda

We exploit a spatial discontinuity in the coverage of an agricultural extension program in Uganda to causally identify its effects on malaria...

Administrative law Agriculture Economic development
Working Paper
On the fertility transition in Africa: Income, child mortality, or education?

A consensus among social scientists is that fertility rates in Africa are declining. What determines these declines?...

Economic growth Education Fertility, Human
Working Paper
Income Mobility in Ecuador: New Evidence from Individual Income Tax Returns

This paper presents new evidence on the study of income mobility in Ecuador over the period 2004–11...

Equality and inequality Income Income distribution
Journal Article
When do relative prices matter for measuring income inequality?: The case of food prices in Mozambique

Changes in relative prices of commodities consumed in different shares across income groups can be expected to alter real income differentials between these groups...

Equality and inequality Income Index numbers (Economics)
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