Book Review: New Strategies for Social Innovation: Market-Based Approaches for Assisting the Poor

Steven G. Anderson: New Strategies for Social Innovation: Market-Based Approaches for Assisting the Poor. New York: Columbia University Press, 344 pp. $105.00 (hardcover), $31.50 (paperback), $29.79 (Kindle Edition), ISBN-13: 978-0231159227 Satyam of the Indian Institute of Management in Lucknow, India recently reviewed Steven G. Anderson's book on strategies for assisting the poor in developing countries, … Continue reading Book Review: New Strategies for Social Innovation: Market-Based Approaches for Assisting the Poor

Public Finance Review’s Special Issue: Analyzing the Redistributive Impact of Taxes and Transfers in Latin America

While Latin America is taking in more tax revenue cumulatively than it did twenty years ago, the International Business Times reported in 2012 that the income gap between the wealthy and the poor is still drastically wide, with the richest 20 percent making 20 times more than the poorest 20 percent. So what's changed in … Continue reading Public Finance Review’s Special Issue: Analyzing the Redistributive Impact of Taxes and Transfers in Latin America