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Do our children have a chance? : the human opportunity report for Latin America and the Caribbean

Author: Jos�e R. Molinas Vega ... [et al.]. ; ; Jose R Molinas
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2012.
Series: Directions in development (Washington, D.C.)., Poverty.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book assesses the status and evolution of human opportunity in LAC. It builds on the 2008 publication, "Measuring Inequality of Opportunity," in several directions. First, it uses newly-available data to expand the set of opportunities and personal circumstances under analysis. The data is representative of some 200 million children living in 19 countries over the last 15 years. Second, it compares human  Read more...
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Do our children have a chance?
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2012
(DLC) 2011038591
(OCoLC)697266910
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jos�e R. Molinas Vega ... [et al.]. ; ; Jose R Molinas
ISBN: 9780821389027 0821389025
OCLC Number: 778431750
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 154 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Overview. Do Our Children Have a Chance? A Human Opportunity Report for Latin America and the Caribbean --
Chapter 1. How Far Are We from Ensuring Opportunities for All? The Human Opportunity Index --
Chapter 2. The State of Human Opportunities for Children in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region: 1995-2010 --
Chapter 3 Human Opportunities in a Global Context: Benchmarking LAC to Other Regions of the World --
Chapter 4. Human Opportunities at the Subnational Level in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Series Title: Directions in development (Washington, D.C.)., Poverty.
Responsibility: José R. Molinas Vega [and others].

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The Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region is making progress in opening the doors of development to all. But it still has a long way to go. At the current pace, it would take, on average, a  Read more...

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