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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
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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.