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Shielding the poor social protection in the developing world

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Published by Brookings Institution Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Poor -- Developing countries.,
  • Public welfare -- Developing countries.,
  • Poverty -- Developing countries.,
  • Human services -- Developing countries.,
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Social aspects -- Developing countries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNora Lustig, editor.
ContributionsLustig, Nora.
LC ClassificationsHV525 .S54 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6776839M
ISBN 100815753217
LC Control Number00010531

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