Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

CEQ's George Gray Molina publishes in America Economia

September 11th, 2012

George Gray Molina, Chief Economist and Team Leader Regional Human Development and Millennium Development Goals in the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean, UNDP, and a researcher for the Commitment to Equity project (CEQ), published an article in América Economía on August 28, 2012. His article discusses the reduction of inequality due to increases in labor income and the impact of social transfers and pensions. He references recent results published by Nora Lustig and the CEQ team.

Full text of the article can be found here.
CEQ’s latest results can be found in the working paper The Impact of Taxes and Social Spending on Inequality and Poverty in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Mexico and Peru: A Synthesis of Results.