Background Documents for the Report: Attacking Brazil's Poverty

 

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BAKER, Judy. Social safety nets for the poor : international experience with implications for reform in Brazil. Washington, DC. 1998.

BAVA, Silvio C. Políticas e programas de combate à pobreza urbana no Brasil : experiências e impactos. São Paulo, SP. 1998.

BARROS, Ricardo P. de, FIRPO, Sergio. Uma análise dos determinantes da pobreza, escolaridade e mortalidade infantil com base em informações municipais. Rio de Janeiro, RJ. 1999.

FERNANDES, Rubem C. Urban violence and civic action - the experience of Viva Rio. Rio de Janeiro, RJ. 1998.

FERREIRA, Francisco H.G., LANJOUW, Peter, NERI, Marcelo. The urban poor in Brazil in 1996: a new poverty profile using PPV, PNAD and Census Data. 1998.

Poverty Profiles from: FERREIRA, Francisco H.G., LANJOUW, Peter, NERI, Marcelo. The urban poor in Brazil in 1996: a new poverty profile using PPV, PNAD and Census Data. 1998.

LIU, Zhi. Urban infrastructure and housing for the poor : issues and options. Washington, D.C.

MORAIS, Maria da P. A atuação governamental no setor de saneamento básico no Brasil : principais ações e desafios. Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

NERI, Marcelo. A note on the growth sensitivity of poverty across Brazilian states. Rio de Janeiro, RJ.

NERI, Marcelo. Nature and dynamics of micro-entrepreneurial activities : employment generation and poverty alleviation policies. Rio de Janeiro, RJ. 1998.

PINHEIRO, Paulo S. Urban crime and violence in Brazil with particular references to São Paulo. Center of the Study of Violence. University of São Paulo. São Paulo, SP. 1998.

PRADHAN, Meno, RAVALLION, Martin. Demand for public safety. Free University of Amsterdam and the World Bank. Washington, DC. 1998.

RIBEIRO, Ana Clara T. Intervenções urbanas, democracia e oportunidade : dois estudos de caso. Fase. Rio de Janeiro, RJ. 2000.

ROCHA, Sonia. Targeting at the poor - issues concerning social programs in Brazil. 1998.

SANTOS, Cláudio Hamilton Matos dos, MOTTA, Diana Meirelles da, and MORAIS, Maria da Piedade. A atuação governamental sobre o urbano no Brasil atual e seu impacto sobre as condições de pobreza da população: Uma discussão introdutória. IPEA. 1998.

VON AMSBERG, Joachim, LANJOUW, Peter, NEAD, Kimberly. The poverty targeting of social spending in Brazil. 2000.

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