Adjustment and Poverty: Options and Choices by Frances StewartAdjustment and Poverty: Options and Choices by Frances Stewart

Adjustment and Poverty: Options and Choices

byFrances StewartEditorFrances Stewart

Paperback | November 22, 1995

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The last decade has brought sharp adjustment and rising poverty for most of the developing world.Adjustment and Poverty: Options and Choicesexamines the major causes and results of this situation, including:

*the relationship between structural adjustment and poverty;
*the extent to which the situation was brought about by internal and/or external policies;
*the impact of the IMF and World Bank on adjusting countries;
*government tax and spending policies - with a particular focus on social sector spending;
*the possiblity of better policies in the future.
Title:Adjustment and Poverty: Options and ChoicesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.8 inPublished:November 22, 1995Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415124360

ISBN - 13:9780415124362