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Income Distribution in Colombia
Income Distribution in Colombia
By R. Albert Berry and Miguel Urrutia
Yale University Press, 1976, 281 pp

This is another technically and statistically oriented study, focused on the year 1964 and directed to trends in agriculture and in the economy as a whole, as well as by sector. According to the authors, overall distribution "has probably not improved over the last 30 to 40 years," and has benefitted mostly the middle class.