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Social Safety Nets: Issues and Recent Experience

Author/Editor: Chu, Ke-young | Gupta, Sanjeev
Published: April 15, 1998

Summary: The 14 papers that comprise this book, edited by Ke-young Chu and Sanjeev Gupta, provide a comprehensive review of the IMF's work on social safety nets. Part I provides a broad overview of the social concerns in structural policy and the basic work related to social safety nets. Part II deals with the design of social safety nets. Part III provides case studies on nine countries from different parts of the world.
 
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Subject(s): Social safety nets | Social policy
 
English  
    Published:   April 15, 1998        
    ISBN/ISSN:   978-1-55775-680-0   Format:   Paper
    Stock No:   SSNIEA0000000   Pages:   269
    Price:   US$22.50
       
     
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