Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Alfredo Cuevas
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2001
Keywords: social insurance, income distribution, social safety nets, social safety net, Welfare and Poverty: General, One, Two, and Multisector Growth Models,
Throughout the world, the great popularity of programs to protect those who may fall into poverty stands in contrast with the weakness of policies aimed at helping individuals who are already poor to overcome long-...