The Resource Understanding the poverty impact of the global financial crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean, Margaret Grosh, Maurizio Bussolo, and Samuel Freije, editors

Understanding the poverty impact of the global financial crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean, Margaret Grosh, Maurizio Bussolo, and Samuel Freije, editors

Label
Understanding the poverty impact of the global financial crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean
Title
Understanding the poverty impact of the global financial crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Grosh, Maurizio Bussolo, and Samuel Freije, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study documents the effects of the 2008-09 global financial crisis on poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). In doing so, it describes and decomposes the effects of the crisis on poverty using data from comparable household budget surveys for Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay, and labor force surveys for Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay. The study also provides macro-micro modeling of crisis and no-crisis scenarios for Mexico and Brazil, as well as t
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
339.4/6098090511
Index
index present
LC call number
HC130.P6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directions in development. Human development
Label
Understanding the poverty impact of the global financial crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean, Margaret Grosh, Maurizio Bussolo, and Samuel Freije, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 Overview; Analytic Framework; Figure 1.1 Assessing the Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean; Figures; Figure 1.2 Conceptual Framework: Linking a Macroeconomic Shock to Its Microeconomic Impacts; Applying the Framework to This Study; Box 1.1 Data Shortcomings and Their Implications; Boxes; Messages; Table 1.1 Changes in Poverty: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008-09; Tables
  • Figure 1.10 Growth Incidence Curve, by Four Income Sources: Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, and Uruguay, 2008-09Figure 1.11 Simulated Effects of Increased Coverage and Benefits for Mexico's Oportunidades Program; Figure 1.12 Distribution of Job Destruction Caused by the Global Financial Crisis, by Decile and Skill Level: Mexico; Notes; References; Chapter 2 Highlights of the Macro Effects of the 2008-09 Global Financial Crisis; Figure 2.1 Effects of the 2008-09 Global Financial Crisis, by GDP Growth, 2009
  • Figure 1.6 Decomposition of Changes in Gross Employment Rate: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008-10Figure 1.7 Quarterly Trends in GDP Per Capita, GDP per Worker, and Average Earnings: Latin America and the Caribbean; Figure 1.8 Spending on Social Assistance as a Share of GDP for Selected Countries: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2000-10; Figure 1.9 Spending on Labor Market Programs as a Share of GDP for Selected Countries: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2000-10; Table 1.5 Social Protection Policy Responses to the 2008-09 Global Financial Crisis: Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Figure 2.2 World Industrial Production and Exports during the Global Financial Crisis, 2007-12Figure 2.3 Industrial Production during the Global Financial Crisis, 2007-12; Key Transmission Channels to Developing Countries; The 2008-09 Crisis: A Break with the Past; Figure 2.4 Remittances: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008-12; Effects of the Crisis on the LAC Countries; Figure 2.5 Output Gaps as Indicators of Strong Cyclical Positions: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008 and 2009; Figure 2.6 Countries in Recession and Avoiding Recession: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008-09
  • Table 1.2 Moderate Poverty: Actual and Forecasted Population in Poverty: Latin America, 2009Table 1.3 Decomposition of Poverty Changes, by Source of Income: Latin America, 2008-09; Figure 1.3 Growth Incidence Curve, by Income Source: Latin America and the Caribbean, 2008-09; Table 1.4 Growth Redistribution Decomposition of Poverty Changes: Latin America, 2008-09; Figure 1.4 Overall Distributional Effects of the Global Financial Crisis, Observed and Counterfactual Simulation; Figure 1.5 Gross Employment Rate and Growth: Latin America, 2009
Control code
ocn880672329
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781464802430
Lccn
2014020670
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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.b30564323
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)880672329
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