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Minding the Income Inequality Gap in Latin America

April 14th, 2011

“Rampant income inequality in Latin America could cause major social and economic volatility if not adequately addressed, warns Nora Lustig, professor of Latin American economics at Tulane Universiry and a non-resident Fellow at the Center for Global Development.” Emerging Markets 28/3/2011

Despite income inequality decreasing in many Latin American countries for the past 10 years, the region is still the most unequal in the world. Find out why this is the case and what this means from a social and economic standpoint from Dr. Nora Lustig’s article published in “Emerging Markets” here.