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Inequality of opportunity in health and cognitive abilities: the case of Chile
(Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2015-10)
This paper studies inequality of opportunity in health in Chile. Following Roemer's ap- proach to equality of opportunity, we separate the e ect of circumstances and e orts -healthy behaviors- on self-assessed health. ...
Equality of Educational Opportunities at Public Primary Schools in Argentina
(Arizona State University. Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, 2013-12-16)
This paper assesses the degree of equality of educational opportunities across Argentina´s public primary schools and finds that failings at the sub-national level may be to blame for its lack. Following the literature, ...
Gross Inequality and Inequality of Opportunities in Basic Education: Were they affected by Latin America’s Economic Boom?
(Universidad del RosarioFacultad de Economía, 2014)
In the context of economic growth and recovering socio-economic conditions, many Latin American countries have implemented deep educational reforms since the beginning of the century. This paper aims to analyse ...
Lenguaje y género: del lenguaje inclusivo a la inclusión efectiva
(Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica, 2011)
Measuring Progress Toward Basic Opportunities for All
(Sociedade Brasileira de Econometria, 2010)
INEQUALITY OF OUTCOMES VS. INEQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITIES IN A DEVELOPING COUNTRY: AN EXPLORATORY ANALYSIS FOR CHILE
(Universidad de Chile. Departamento de Economía, 2007)
An opportunity cost approach to redundancy compensation: An application to Sri Lanka
(Universidad de Chile. Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 1994-11)
The paper proposes the principles which should guide the design of a compensation package for redundant workers following a program of voluntary retrenchment. It is argued that the compensation should be equal to the ...