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Table 3 Episodes

From: A short episodic history of income distribution in Argentina

  Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 Episode 5 Episode 6
Military regime The 1980s Hyperinflation The 1990s The crisis Post-crisis
1976-–1982 1983–1987 1988–1991 1992–1999 2000–2004 2005–2006
Macro situation Low growth and crisis Stagnation Crisis andrecovery Growth Crisis and recovery Growth
Import competition High (not always) Low High Low
Technological change and capitalincorporation Low Low High Moderate
Labor institutions Weak Strong Weak Strong
Social protection (cash transfers) Low Low Low Low High since 2002 Moderate
Inequality Increase Stable Increase and fall Increase Increase and fall Fall
Poverty Stable Increase Increase and fall Increase Increase and fall Fall