Manipulation of Social Program Eligibility: Detection, Explanations and Consequences for Empirical Research

We document manipulation of a targeting system which used a poverty index score to determine eligibility for social welfare programs in Colombia, including health insurance. We show strategic behavior in the timing of the household interviews around local elections, and direct manipulation when some...

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Autores Principales: Camacho, Adriana, Conover, Emily
Formato: Desconocido (Unknown)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad de los Andes, Facultad de Economía, CEDE 2020
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Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/1992/41002