Eliminating Human Poverty

Macroeconomic and Social Policies for Equitable Growth

Santosh Mehrotra and Enrique Delamonica

Eliminating Human Poverty

Santosh Mehrotra and Enrique Delamonica

Distributed for Zed Books

448 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $52.95 ISBN: 9781842777732 Published April 2007 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
1. Introduction
Part 1: Macroeconomic Policies
2. Integrating macroeconomic and social policies to trigger synergies
3. Macroeconomic policies and institutions for pro-poor growth
Part 2: Public expenditure on basic health services
4. The inadequacy of public spending on basic social services
5. The distribution of benefits of health and education spending
6. Policies to enhance efficiency and improve delivery in the public provision of basic social services
7. Governance reforms to address the systemic problems of state provision of basic services
8. Promoting complementarity between public and private provision
Part 3: Mobilizing domestic and external resources
9. Taxation and mobilization of additional resources for public social services
10. The consistency between aid and trade policies and the Millennium Goals
11. Conclusion
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