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Beyond tradeoffs : market reforms and equitable growth in Latin America

Author: Nancy Birdsall; Carol Graham; R H Sabot; Inter-American Development Bank.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Inter-American Development Bank : Brookings Institution Press, 1998.
Series: Economic development
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The essays in this book propose new ways of reducing inequality, not by growth-inhibiting transfers and regulations, but by enhancing efficiency--eliminating consumption subsidies for the wealthy, increasing the productivity of the poor, and shifting to a more labor-and-skill-demanding growth path ... [They] draw on discussions at a conference sponsored by the IDB and the MacArthur Foundation, titled  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beyond tradeoffs.
Washington, D.C. : Inter-American Development Bank : Brookings Institution Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607090596
Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Birdsall; Carol Graham; R H Sabot; Inter-American Development Bank.
ISBN: 0815709218 9780815709213 0815791291 9780815791294
OCLC Number: 39893867
Description: 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Michael Armacost and Enrique V. Iglesias --
Virtuous circles in Latin America's second stage of reforms / Nancy Birdsall, Carol Graham, and Richard H. Sabot --
Kinds and causes of inequality in Latin America / John Sheahan and Enrique V. Iglesias --
Structural reforms and equity / Eduardo Lora and Juan Luis Londoño --
Growth with equity: the volatility connection / Michael Gavin and Ricardo Hausmann --
No tradeoff: efficient growth via more equal human capital accumulation / Nancy Birdsall and Juan Luis Londoño --
Inequality-reducing growth in agriculture: a market-friendly policy agenda / Michael R. Carter and Jonathan Coles --
Economic policy and labor market dynamics / René Cortázar, Nora Lustig, and Richard H. Sabot --
Equity benefits from financial market reforms / Liliana Rojas-Suárez, and Steven R. Weisbrod --
Pension reform: an efficiency-equity tradeoff? / Estelle James --
Reforming public monopolies: water supply / Raquel Alfaro, Ralph Bradburd, and John Briscoe --
Inequality and growth: implications for public finance and lessons from experience in the United States / Joseph Stiglitz --
The political economy of institutional reform in Latin America / Carol Graham and Moisés Naim.
Series Title: Economic development
Other Titles: Market reforms and equitable growth in Latin America
Inequality-reducing growth in Latin America
Responsibility: Nancy Birdsall, Carol Graham, and Richard H. Sabot, editors.

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Latin American income distribution is among the most unequal in the world. Both the poor and the wealthy have paid a price for this inequality, which is in part responsible for the region's low  Read more...

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