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What People Think about Inequality and How They Think Policy Should React

Chapter 2. Regional Human Development Report 2021  


2021/22 Human Development Report to explore uncertainty in the Anthropocene

The report will explore how uncertainty in the Anthropocene is changing, what is driving it, what it means for human development and how we can thrive in spite of it.  


How Effective are Social Protection Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean?

Chapter 5. Regional Human Development Report  


The Links among Violence, Inequality and Productivity

Chapter 4. Regional Human Development Report  


The Concentration of Economic and Political Power

Chapter 3. Regional Human Development Report 2021  


Regional Human Development Report 2021 | Trapped: High Inequality and Low Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean

Latin America and the Caribbean is a region of great contrasts, where wealth and prosperity coexist with vulnerability and extreme poverty. The list of contrasts is long and familiar. The region is…  


Trapped: High Inequality and Low Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean

The report explores critical factors that underlie the mutual reproduction of high inequality and low growth: concentration of power, violence all its forms -political, criminal and social-, and…  




The Latin American Growth Shortfall: Productivity and Inequality

We analyze the per capita output growth performance since 1960 of countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and assess the respective contributions of production factors and productivity…  

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