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Research on social policy

Research on social policy

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Published by International Development Research Centre in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Colombia,
  • Chile
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development -- Social aspects.,
    • Peru -- Social policy.,
    • Colombia -- Social policy.,
    • Chile -- Social policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Mario Torres.
      ContributionsTorres Adrián, Mario., International Development Research Centre (Canada)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD88 .R47 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 191 p. ;
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1042625M
      ISBN 100889367000
      LC Control Number93241064
      OCLC/WorldCa29416182

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      A new book published by Policy Press offers a data-rich, evidence-based analysis of the impact government policies from /08 to have had on inequality and on the delivery of services such as health, education, adult social care, housing and employment in the wake of the greatest recession of our time. Through a detailed look at spending, outputs and outcomes, the book offers a unique. UNRISD research has demonstrated, for example, the transformative role that state-led social policy can play in development contexts, and has shown that social welfare is tightly bound to economic progress, as well as the role of social policy in strengthening citizenship, political participation and social cohesion.

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