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Basic Universalism and Poverty Eradication in Latin America: Lights and Shadows

Basic Universalism and Poverty Eradication in Latin America: Lights and Shadows

ACADEMIC PANEL sponsored by CROP at the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) 2012 congress: "Toward a Third Century of Independence in Latin America."

23-26 May 2012 | San Francisco, USA

CROP Fellow Juliana Martínez Franzoni of the Universidad de Costa Rica has helped organize the session, which is chaired by Prof. Victoria A. Lawson, University of Washington.

The session will be held 08:30-10:15, May 26, with the following presentations:

Brazil's Bolsa Familia reform: Towards selective universalism?, Francesca Bastagli, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

Ideas, actores y conflictos en el diseño de los programas de transferencias
monetarias condicionadas: los casos de Bolsa Familia y Oportunidades,
Enrique Valencia Lomeli, Universidad de Guadalajara, MEXICO

Social Protection and Taxation Systems in Latin America, Armando Barrientos, University of Manchester, UK

Discussant is Fernando Filgueira, Social Affairs Division, CEPAL


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