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Social Policy Reform and Market Governance in Latin America

Social Policy Reform and Market Governance in Latin America

by L. Haagh
     
 
This collection offers a critical analytical perspective and fresh empirical data on recent market-orientated social policy reforms in Latin America. The six case studies presented examine labor, education, health and general social development programs. A particular focus is placed on the ways in which market-enhancing reforms such as demand-based provision, social

Overview

This collection offers a critical analytical perspective and fresh empirical data on recent market-orientated social policy reforms in Latin America. The six case studies presented examine labor, education, health and general social development programs. A particular focus is placed on the ways in which market-enhancing reforms such as demand-based provision, social policy targeting, and privatization respond to issues of equity, coverage, and the quality of provision.

CONTRIBUTORS: L. Haagh • M. BadiaIbáñez • M.C. Bayon, B. Roberts & G. Rojas • C. Helgø • A. Angell • S.D. Parandekar • A. Barrientos & P. Lloyd-Sherlock • J. Gideon • A.E. Latapi • G. Gray-Molina • C. Helgø

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333998656
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
02/22/2003
Series:
St. Antony's Series, #14227
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
279
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.04(d)

Meet the Author

Louise Haagh is British Academy Research Fellow, St. Antony’s College, Oxford University. Camilla Helgo is Junior Professional Officer, UNICEF.

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