Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 1998
Keywords: Montenegro, Former Soviet Union, Social policy, Subsidies, Transition, Social Protection, health care, social contributions, contribution rates, public spending
This paper briefly describes the factors constraining the social protection policies in the Baltics, Russia, and other countries of the former Soviet Union (BRO). The analysis considers public spending in social pr...