Inequalities in Latin America are falling for 20 years

Latin America is no longer the most unequal region in the world. While inequalities remain high, they have seen a marked decline over the last 20 years. For Stephan Klasen, Professor of Development Economics at the University of Göttingen (Germany), there are two main reasons for this phenomenon: favorable economic conditions and proactive public policies to redistribute wealth and improve tax collection.

Interview 4 MIN