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Targeting poverty benefits in Russia


Alexandrova, Anastassia & Braithwaite, Jeanine (2000). Targeting poverty benefits in Russia.. Hutton, Sandra & Redmond, Gerry (Eds.) (pp. 228). New York: Psychology Press.


This study addresses the experience of, and responses to poverty in a range of transition economies including Russia, Ukraine, Hungary, Slovenia, Uzbekistan, Romania, Albania and Macedonia. It covers topics such as the definition of poverty lines and the measurement of poverty; the role of income-in-kind in supporting families; homelessness and destitution; housing; the design, targeting and administration of welfare; and personal responses to economic transition.


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Alexandrova, Anastassia
Braithwaite, Jeanine