0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books > Business & Economics > Business & management > Management & management techniques

Not currently available

Social Assistance in the New Eu Member States: Strengthening Performance and Labor Market Incentives (Electronic book text)
Social Assistance in the New Eu Member States: Strengthening Performance and Labor Market Incentives (Electronic book text):...
Social Assistance in the New Eu Member States: Strengthening Performance and Labor Market Incentives (Electronic book text):...

Share your images

Social Assistance in the New Eu Member States: Strengthening Performance and Labor Market Incentives (Electronic book text)

Dena Ringold, Leszek Kasek

Series: World Bank Working Paper

 (sign in to rate)

Bookmark and Share

We have no sources for this product at present. If you add this to your wishlist we will let you know should it become available to order.

This study analyzes the performance of social assistance and family benefit programs in eight new member states of the European Union from the perspective of fiscal impact and effectiveness. It is based on household survey data for six of the countries, as well as budget data and information on program design collected at the national level. The paper finds that, although social assistance programs in the new member states are small in terms of coverage and expenditure levels (reaching 2 to 5 percent of the population), the programs are an important safety net for the poor. Programs are relatively well targeted, with between 30 and 60 percent of resources going to the poorest quintile of the population. For those who receive them, benefits can make up as much as 37 percent of average consumption of the poor.

General

Imprint: World Bank Group
Country of origin: United States
Series: World Bank Working Paper
Release date: 2010
Authors: Dena Ringold • Leszek Kasek
Format: Electronic book text
Pages: 68
ISBN-13: 978-1-280-94036-1
Barcode: 9781280940361
Categories: Books > Business & Economics > Business & management > Management & management techniques
Books > Business & Economics > Business & management > Management & management techniques > General
LSN: 1-280-94036-0

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Loyalty partners