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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN GOVERNMENT SPENDING ON THE ¨JUNTOS¨ CONDITIONAL CASH TRANSFER PROGRAM AND COCA PRODUCTION IN PERU (Georgetown University, 2016)Peru’s Conditional Cash Transfer program JUNTOS has been growing rapidly, expanding from 70 districts in 2004 to 1,157 districts in 2015. While the effects of JUNTOS spending on access to public service (health and education) ...
(Georgetown University, 2016)Mobility is an important topic in the study of academic outcomes for
(Georgetown University, 2016)This paper explores the drivers of individual preferences for public funding of the arts. A great deal of qualitative research speaks to the impact of the arts on marginalized and economically disadvantaged individuals and ...
Los think tanks partidarios: entre el conocimiento y la política. El caso de la Fundación Pensar y el PRO en Argentina. (Georgetown University, 2016)Si bien Argentina ha experimentado olas de crecimiento de think tanks desde el retorno de la democracia, lo cierto es que el país no es la excepción respecto de la escasez de think tanks partidarios en la región. Aun cuando ...
(Georgetown University, 2016)There are over 59 million children who are out of school at primary level and policy makers are trying to find ways to achieve universal primary enrollment. This paper tests the hypothesis that investment in school ...