Front Matter
  • 1 https://isni.org/isni/0000000404811396, International Monetary Fund

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Western Hemisphere Department

Contents

  • I. INTRODUCTION

  • II. WHERE DOES BRAZIL STAND ?

  • A. Education

  • B. Health

  • C. Infrastructure

  • III. HOW MUCH WILL IT COST TO IMPROVE OUTCOMES ?

  • A. Costing Methodology

  • B. Spending Estimates

  • IV. CONCLUSIONS AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS

  • V. REFERENCES

  • FIGURES

  • 1. Poverty and Income Inequality

  • 2. Primary Balance and Gross Debt

  • 3. Public Education Expenditure and Enrollment

  • 4. Disparities in Public Educations Outcomes and Expenditure

  • 5. Education Outcomes

  • 6. Health Expenditure

  • 7. Health Expenditure

  • 8. Health Expenditure Distribution and Efficiency

  • 9. Capital Stock and Quality of Infrastructure

  • 10. Public and Total Gross Fixed Capital Formation

  • 11. Adequacy of Roads, Electricity, and Water Infrastructure

  • 12. Infrastructure SDG Cost Estimates

  • 13. Total SDG Cost Estimates

  • TABLES

  • 1. Cost Estimates for Education

  • 2. Cost Estimates for Health

  • 3. Cost Estimates for Roads

  • 4. Cost Estimates for Electricity

  • 5. Cost Estimates for Water

Doing More with Less: How Can Brazil Foster Development While Pursuing Fiscal Consolidation?
Author: Valentina Flamini and Mauricio Soto