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The Resource Shielding the poor : social protection in the developing world, Nora Lustig, editor

Shielding the poor : social protection in the developing world, Nora Lustig, editor

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Shielding the poor : social protection in the developing world
Title
Shielding the poor
Title remainder
social protection in the developing world
Statement of responsibility
Nora Lustig, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Lustig, Nora
  • Brookings Institution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Public welfare
  • Poverty
  • Human services
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy)
Label
Shielding the poor : social protection in the developing world, Nora Lustig, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Has aggregate income growth been effective in reducing poverty and inequality in Latin America? / Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet -- Social protection for the unemployed : programs in Latin America / Gustavo Márquez -- Heterogeneity and optimal unemployment insurance / Hugo A. Hopenhayn and Juan Pablo Nicolini -- Helping the poor manage risk better : the role of social funds / Steen Lau Jørgensen and Julie Van Domelen -- Insuring the economic costs of illness / Paul Gertler -- Coverage under old age security programs and protection for the uninsured : what are the issues? / Estelle James -- Social assistance on pensions and health care for the poor in Latin America and the Caribbean / Carmelo Mesa-Lago -- The safety net role of microfinance for income and consumption smoothing / Manfred Zeller -- Consumption smoothing and extended families : the role of government-sponsored insurance / Orazio Attanasio and José-Victor Ríos-Rull -- Social protection for the poor in the developed world / Timothy M. Smeeding and Katherin Ross Phillips
Control code
44634240
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780815753216
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00010531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Shielding the poor : social protection in the developing world, Nora Lustig, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Has aggregate income growth been effective in reducing poverty and inequality in Latin America? / Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet -- Social protection for the unemployed : programs in Latin America / Gustavo Márquez -- Heterogeneity and optimal unemployment insurance / Hugo A. Hopenhayn and Juan Pablo Nicolini -- Helping the poor manage risk better : the role of social funds / Steen Lau Jørgensen and Julie Van Domelen -- Insuring the economic costs of illness / Paul Gertler -- Coverage under old age security programs and protection for the uninsured : what are the issues? / Estelle James -- Social assistance on pensions and health care for the poor in Latin America and the Caribbean / Carmelo Mesa-Lago -- The safety net role of microfinance for income and consumption smoothing / Manfred Zeller -- Consumption smoothing and extended families : the role of government-sponsored insurance / Orazio Attanasio and José-Victor Ríos-Rull -- Social protection for the poor in the developed world / Timothy M. Smeeding and Katherin Ross Phillips
Control code
44634240
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780815753216
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00010531
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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