Adjustment And Poverty

Adjustment And Poverty

by Frances Stewart


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The last decade has brought sharp adjustment and rising poverty for most of the developing world. Adjustment and Poverty: Options and Choices examines the major causes and results of this situation, including:

*the relationship between structural adjustment and poverty;
*the extent to which the situation was brought about by internal and/or external policies;
*the impact of the IMF and World Bank on adjusting countries;
*government tax and spending policies - with a particular focus on social sector spending;
*the possiblity of better policies in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415124362
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/14/1995
Series: Priorities for Development Economics Series
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.54(d)

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