Women's Empowerment and Conditional Cash Transfers: Evidence from Brazil's Bolsa Familia Program

Delela, Gabriela Crestina


  • Research has shown that increasing women’s empowerment is key to economic growth and development. In this study, I address the following question: do Bolsa Família conditional cash transfers in Brazil impact women’s decision-making power within the household? To answer this question, I use data from the latest Demographic and Health Survey conducted in Brazil in 2006 to apply a regression discontinuity ... read more
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