We propose a simple indicator that marks as a clock the hours dedicated by each potential student to distance learning. This indicator integrates the issue of being enrolled or...
- October/2020Themes / Subthemes Human & Well-Being > Education and Skills
Food Security Nobel Peace Prize:
Comparing Brazil and the World
The news that the UN's World Food Program was...Themes / Subthemes Income and Welfare > Inequality and Poverty
- October/2020FGV Social launches the research: "Covid, Economic Classes and the Middle Path: Chronicle of the Crisis up to August 2020"
An empirical assessment on Brazilian economic classes based on factual data collected during the Covid-19 pandemic shows that the number of poor Brazilians has decreased by 15...Themes / Subthemes Income and Welfare > Inequality and Poverty, Inequality, wealth and opportunities
- September/2020FGV Social analyzes the revocation of the Renda Brasil Program: Comparing the Bolsa Família Program vs the BPC (cash transfer linked to the Minimum Wage)
Is it better to strengthen the BPC (i.e. cash transfers linked to the minimum wage) or expand the Bolsa Família (e.g. by creating the Renda Brasil)?
...Themes / Subthemes Income and Welfare > Income Policies Society Econometrics > Policies Application and Impact Evaluation