Libros de Ciencias Sociales
Micro Insurance in the Favela of Rocinha (Rio de Janeiro)
Between 2009 to 2013, a team of researchers coexisted with the residents of Rocinha to detect and describe cultural factors determinant of the economic behaviors. The research was a joint process of qualitative analysis with quantitative illustrations - allowing for a more accurate observation of the consumption patterns phenomena and the economic constitution of the residents of Rocinha. The focus of analysis has the conceptual basis of the Composite Commercial Microcenters.