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Title Public spending and the poor : theory and evidence / edited by Dominique van de Walle, Kimberly Nead.

Published Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  362.58 PUBL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 619 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes "Published for the World Bank."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary The book offers a critical assessment of the state of current knowledge on the distributional impacts of public spending for developing and transition countries. It focuses on the distribution of benefits from spending categories that have traditionally been seen as pro-poor, including education and health expenditures, food subsidies, cash transfers, and public employment schemes.
Other author Van de Walle, Dominique.
Nead, Kimberly, 1960-
World Bank.
Subject Economic assistance, Domestic.
Expenditures, Public.
Government spending policy.
Transfer payments.
Income distribution.
Welfare economics.
ISBN 0801852552