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Targeting poverty benefits in Russia

Citation

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

Abstract

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.

URL

http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=I0E7-f9t_iUC&oi=fnd&pg=PA228&dq=Targeting+poverty+benefits+in+Russia+alexandrova&ots=dDCaH54m_A&sig=ftMto3fGcxwch7JGb2BVnBdiLEQ#v=onepage&q=Targeting%20poverty%20benefits%20in%20Russia%20alexandrova&f=false

Reference Type

Book Section

Year Published

2000

Author(s)

Alexandrova, Anastassia
Braithwaite, Jeanine