Front Matter
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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