Structural Change, Welfare Systems, and Labour Reallocation: Lessons from the Transition of Formerly Planned Economies

Structural Change, Welfare Systems, and Labour Reallocation: Lessons from the Transition of Formerly Planned Economies

by Tito Boeri
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198293658

ISBN-13: 9780198293651

Pub. Date: 12/28/2000

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This books deals with labor reallocation in the midst of structural change, drawing on the experience of economic transition in formerly planned economies. It details those features of social welfare systems best suited to fostering structural change while at the same time reducing social costs.
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Overview

This books deals with labor reallocation in the midst of structural change, drawing on the experience of economic transition in formerly planned economies. It details those features of social welfare systems best suited to fostering structural change while at the same time reducing social costs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198293651
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1. The Puzzles of Transition
Annex 1. Building blocks of the models of the speed of transition
Chapter 2. The Timing of Reforms
Annex 2. A simple model of transition
Chapter 3. Safety Nets, Earning Inequalities, and Reallocation
Annex 3. The structure of benefits and job reallocation
Chapter 4. Returning to Europe
Annex 4. Non-employment benefits and the informal sector

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