Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Mauricio Vargas , and Santiago Garriga
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 18 December 2015
Keywords: Inequality, income, household income, income distribution, Equity, Justice, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty,
We investigate the factors driving Bolivia's success in reducing inequality and poverty during the last 15 years. Our evidence suggests that the reduction was driven mainly by labor income growth at the bottom end...