Duarte, Angelo José Mont'Alverne da Silva, Alexandre Manoel Angelo Luz, Everaldo Manoel Gerardo, José Carlos
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Texto para Discussão, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA) 1451
On this paper, we evaluate the Brazilian intergovernmental fiscal transfers, identifying which kind would be more adequate to schedule a transfer system denoted by efficiency and equity in the access to public services, proposing, in particular, specifics kind and ways of executing healthcare programs. After empirical analysis, based on 2006, it suggests that the real schedule have not contemplated transfers focused on output and outcome. Besides, it suggests that the federal government has not utilized equity criteria in the access to healthcare public services.