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Shielding the Poor: Social Protection in the Developing World


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Dezember 2000

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

In this book, the authors analyze the best ways to help the poor in developing countries manage risks such as health shocks, unemployment, sudden drops in income, and old age. The book provides a careful assessment of issues that governments need to address in the process of designing appropriate safety nets.

Portrait

Nora Lustig is a senior fellow in Brookings' Foreign Policy Studies program and the editor of Coping with Austerity: Poverty and Inequality in Latin America (Brookings, 1995).

Pressestimmen

"The research in all the chapters is sound; the frameworks of analysis keen; the conclusions solid and perspective. Scholars and students of development, economics, public policy, and public administration will find this a timely and important book." --Joseph Richard Goldman, Cardinal Strich University, Perspectives on Political Science, 6/1/2001
EAN: 9780815753216
ISBN: 0815753217
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2000
Seitenanzahl: 320 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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