Publications

Recent Publications


March 2021

WORKING PAPER 105
Feierherd, Germán, Patricio Larroulet, Wei Long, and Nora Lustig. 2021. “The Pink Tide and Inequality in Latin America.” CEQ Working Paper 105, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, March.

WORKING PAPER 109
Zouhar, Younes, Jon Jellema, Nora Lustig and Mohamed Trabelsi. 2021. “Public Expenditure and Inclusive Growth – A Survey.” CEQ Working Paper 109, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, March.

WORKING PAPER 86
Lustig, Nora, Jon Jellema and Valentina Pabon Martínez. 2021. “Are Budget Neutral Income Floors Fiscally Viable In Sub-Saharan Africa?” CEQ Working Paper 86, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University,  March.



February 2021

WORKING PAPER 107
Meléndez, Marcela, Valentina Martínez Pabón, and Nicolás Peña-Tenjo. 2021. “El papel de la política fiscal en la reducción de la desigualdad y la pobreza en Colombia: un análisis de incidencia del gasto social y los impuestos.” CEQ Working Paper 107, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, February.



January 2021

WORKING PAPER 106
Goldman, Maya, Ingrid Woolard, and Jon Jellema. 2021. “The Impact of Taxes and Transfers on Poverty and Income Distribution in South Africa 2014/15.” CEQ Working Paper 106, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, January.

WORKING PAPER 104
Blofield, Merike, Nora Lustig and Mart Trasberg. 2021. “Social Protection During the Pandemic: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Mexico.” CEQ Working Paper 104, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, January.

WORKING PAPER 104
Blofield, Merike, Nora Lustig and Mart Trasberg. 2021. “La Protección Social Durante La Pandemia: Los Casos de Argentina, Brasil, Colombia y México.” CEQ Working Paper 104, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, Enero.



December 2020

“The Impact of Taxes and Transfers on Poverty and Income Distribution in South Africa 2014/2015.”
Goldman, Maya, Ingrid Woolard and Jon Jellema
French Development Agency: Research Paper No. 198
December 2020

WORKING PAPER 103
Barbosa, Rogério J., Pedro H. G. Ferreira de Souza, and Sergei S. D. Soares. 2020. “Income Distribution in Brazil During the 2010s: A Lost Decade in the Struggle Against Inequality and Poverty.” CEQ Working Paper 103, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, December.

WORKING PAPER 99
Guido Neidhöfer, Nora Lustig, and Mariano Tommasi. 2020. “Intergenerational Transmission of Lockdown Consequences: Prognosis of the Longer-run Persistence of COVID-19 in Latin America.” CEQ Working Paper 99, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, December.

WORKING PAPER 102
Gonzalo Gómez Bengoechea. 2020.
“The Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on Income Distribution Under Different Protection Schemes: the Case of Spain.” CEQ Working Paper 102, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, December.



November 2020

WORKING PAPER 110
Younger, Stephen D., Albert Musisi, Wilson Asiimwe, Nicole Ntungire, Jakob Rauschendorfer and Priya Manwaring. 2020. “Estimating Income Losses and Consequences of The Covid-19 Crisis In Uganda.” CEQ Working Paper 110, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, November.

WORKING PAPER 101
Manda, Damiano Kulundu, Reuben Mutegi, Samuel Kipruto, Moses Muriithi, Paul Samoei, Martine Oleche, Germano Mwabu, Stephen D. Younger. 2020. “Fiscal Incidence, Inequality and Poverty in Kenya: A CEQ assessment.” CEQ Working Paper 101, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, November.



October 2020

WORKING PAPER 98
Lustig, Nora and Valentina Martinez Pabon.
“The Impact of COVID-19 Economic Shock on Inequality and Poverty in Mexico.” CEQ Working Paper 98, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, October.

WORKING PAPER 96
Lustig, Nora, Guido Neidhöfer and Mariano Tommasi. 2020. “Short and long-run distributional impacts of COVID-19 in Latin America.” CEQ Working Paper 96, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, October.



August 2020

WORKING PAPER 92
Lustig, Nora, Valentina Martinez Pabon, Federico Sanz and Stephen D. Younger. 2020. “The Impact of Covid-19 Lockdowns and Expanded Social Assistance on Inequality, Poverty and Mobility in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico.” CEQ Working Paper 92, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, August.



July 2020

WORKING PAPER 93
Lustig, Nora and Yang Wang. 2020. “The Impact of Taxes and Transfers on Income Inequality, Poverty, and the Urban-Rural and Regional Income Gaps in China.” CEQ Working Paper 93, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, July.



June 2020

WORKING PAPER 95
Gómez Bengoechea, Gonzalo and Siyu Quan. 2020.
 “The Welfare State in Spain: An Impact Assessment” CEQ Working Paper 95, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, June.



May 2020

WORKING PAPER 100
 Cuevas, P. Facundo, Leonardo Lucchetti and Metin Nebiler. 2020. “What are the Poverty and Inequality Impacts of Fiscal Policy in Turkey?” CEQ Working Paper 100, Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, May.



March 2020

WORKING PAPER 94
Nora Lustig. 2020. “Inequality and Social Policy in Latin America.” CEQ Working Paper 94, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, March.

WORKING PAPER 94 Español
Nora Lustig. 2020. “Desigualdad y pólitica social en América Latina.” CEQ Working Paper 94, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, March.

WORKING PAPER 90
Vladimir Hlasny. 2020 Parametric Representation of the Top of Income Distributions: Options, Historical Evidence and Model Selection.” CEQ Working Paper 90, CEQ Institute, Tulane University, March.