Social Inequalities in Brazil by Laura Jakobeit

Social Inequalities in Brazil

byLaura Jakobeit

Kobo ebook | February 23, 2011 | German

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Essay aus dem Jahr 2010 im Fachbereich Politik - Internationale Politik - Region: Mittel- und Südamerika, Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo Fundação Getulio Vargas, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Social equality is essential for every country, not only as an end itself, but also as tool for promoting economic growth (Skidmore, 2004).Brazil is one of the most unequal countries in the world, with a Gini Index of 0.567 in 2005 (CIA, 2010). Although this is still high and leaves Brazil the 10thmost unequal country out of 134, the inequalities are improving significantly (in 1998 the Index was 0.607). This essay will focus on two questions: What has caused the striking inequalities in Brazil? Why did these inequalities improvein the recent years? [...]

Title:Social Inequalities in BrazilFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:February 23, 2011Publisher:GRIN VerlagLanguage:German

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ISBN - 10:3640841905

ISBN - 13:9783640841905