Welfare Regimes in Latin America: Capturing Constellations of Markets, Families, and Policies

  title={Welfare Regimes in Latin America: Capturing Constellations of Markets, Families, and Policies},
  author={Juliana Mart{\'i}nez Franzoni},
  journal={Latin American Politics and Society},
  pages={67 - 100}
  • J. Franzoni
  • Published 1 June 2008
  • Economics, Political Science
  • Latin American Politics and Society
Abstract This article presents both a theoretical framework and a methodology that attempt to capture the complex interactions among labor markets, families, and public policy that currently constitute Latin American welfare regimes. Drawing on cluster analysis based on available data for 18 countries, the study identifies three welfare regimes. Two are state welfare regimes: protectionist (e.g. Costa Rica) and productivist (e.g. Chile); one is nonstate familiarist (e.g. Ecuador and Nicaragua… 
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