Journal of Social Sciences

Journal of Social Sciences

ISSN (E): 2305-9249
ISSN (P): 2305-9494

Volume 4, No.2, April 2015 Issue

Poverty: An outline of policies of poverty in Mexico and Latin America (2000-2006)
Dr. Oscar González Muñoz

pp 745-754


This article addresses the issue of poverty from an economic perspective and which is based in the analysis of the programs developed in Mexico to decrease it. Thus, this work begins considering that per capita income has been the determining factor to the growth of the conditions to measure poverty. However, measuring poverty based on this approach leads to the identification of arbitrary assumptions and out of other variables that express living standards achieved by other means, coming to regard the fact of poverty in other regions of Latin America, it is noted that the development of the above, leads to new situations related to the context of regional, national economic policies and even the national will to address this problem of distribution.

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Muñoz , Dr. Oscar González, (2015); Poverty: an outline of policies of poverty in Mexico and Latin America (2000-2006); Journal of Social Sciences (COES&RJ-JSS), Vol. 4, No. 2, pp:745-754;

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