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Systemic shocks and social protection - role and effectiveness of public works programs (English)

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In much of Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), poor households are exposed to risks, ranging from natural disasters, to sudden changes in economic policy. One immediate result of such shocks is the loss of employment, and livelihood. In this context, public workfare...  See More +

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  • Subbarao, K.;
  • 2001/08/31
  • Departmental Working Paper;
  • 22892
  • 1
  • 1
  • AfricaAsiaLatin AmericaCaribbean
  • South AsiaEast Asia and PacificAfrica
  • 2010/07/01
  • Systemic shocks and social protection - role and effectiveness of public works programs
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