Series: Occasional Papers
Author(s): Ritha Khemani , Sanjeev Gupta , Calvin McDonald , Louis Dicks-Mireaux , and Marijn Verhoeven
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 13 January 2000
The relationship between public social spending, social indicators, and poverty reduction is complex and dynamic. How much public social spending reduces poverty depends not only on the amount a...