Public Policies for Human Development

Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Latin America

  • Marco V. Sánchez
  • Rob Vos
  • Enrique Ganuza
  • Hans Lofgren
  • Carolina Díaz-Bonilla

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Rob Vos, Marco V. Sánchez, Enrique Ganuza
    Pages 1-15
  3. Martin Cicowiez, Luciano Di Gresia, Leonardo Gasparini
    Pages 127-158
  4. Wilson Jiménez, Mirna Mariscal, Gustavo Canavire
    Pages 159-183
  5. Raul O’Ryan, Carlos J. de Miguel, Camilo Lagos
    Pages 185-211
  6. Marco V. Sánchez
    Pages 213-243
  7. Mauricio León, José Rosero, Rob Vos
    Pages 245-277
  8. Maurizio Bussolo, Denis Medvedev
    Pages 279-306
  9. Araceli Ortega, Miguel Székely
    Pages 307-327
  10. Marco V. Sánchez, Rob Vos
    Pages 329-364
  11. Juan F. Castro, Gustavo Yamada
    Pages 365-385
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 387-406

About this book


This book assesses financing strategies in Latin America and the Caribbean, in pursuance of the United Nations' millennium development goals (MDGs) and their achievement in 2015. It looks at how to make public policies more conducive to support sustained growth and reduce the still widespread poverty and inequality in the region


development economic growth growth labor market macroeconomics

Editors and affiliations

  • Marco V. Sánchez
    • 1
  • Rob Vos
    • 1
  • Enrique Ganuza
    • 1
  • Hans Lofgren
    • 2
  • Carolina Díaz-Bonilla
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Economic and Social AffairsUnited Nations (UN-DESA)New YorkUSA
  2. 2.Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG)World BankUSA

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