Barbosa, Ana Luiza Neves de Holanda Corseuil, Carlos Henrique L.
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Texto para Discussão No. 1948
This study analyzes the impact of conditional cash transfer program Bolsa Familia in the occupational composition Brazilian labor market. The methodology relies on a discontinuity in the program elegibility rule regarding children's age to attain the identification of a LATE parameter. The analysis is carried out with 2006 microdata from National Household Sample Survey (PNAD/IBGE). Our results suggest the cash transfer program does not affect the occupational choice of Brazilian adults among formal and informal jobs.
income transfer informal labor regression discontinuity design