Poverty alleviation policy targeting: a review of experiences in developing countries
Abstract(english) Fiscal constraints and policy changes to improve the effectiveness of programmes in reducing poverty have gradually led the international community to use tools to reach the poor. Poverty reduction policy targeting is one of them. This paper reviews targeted poverty alleviation policies in developing countries and seeks to identify the key factors that affect their performances. _________________________________ (franÃ§ais) Dans un contexte de ressources budgÃ©taires limitÃ©es et suite au constat que la croissance et lâaide publique au dÃ©veloppement ne bÃ©nÃ©ficiaient pas forcÃ©ment aux pauvres, la communautÃ© internationale a eu recours Ã des outils spÃ©cifiques permettant dâatteindre en prioritÃ© les pauvres. Le ciblage des politiques de lutte contre la pauvretÃ© est lâun de ces outils. Cet article vise Ã dresser un bilan des expÃ©riences de ciblage menÃ©es dans les pays en dÃ©veloppement. Il cherche pour cela Ã dÃ©gager les facteurs de rÃ©ussite ou dâÃ©chec de ces expÃ©riences et fait le point sur les questions qui font toujours dÃ©bat.
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Date of creation: 2010
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Publication status: Published in DIAL Document de travail, 2010
pays en développement; pauvreté; ciblage; developing countries; redistribution; poverty; Targeting;
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- Emmanuelle Lavallée & Anne Olivier & Laure Pasquier-Doumer & Anne-Sophie Robilliard, 2010. "Poverty alleviation policy targeting: a review of experiences in developing countries," Working Papers DT/2010/10, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation).
- H23 - Public Economics - - Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue - - - Externalities; Redistributive Effects; Environmental Taxes and Subsidies
- O12 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
- I38 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - Government Programs; Provision and Effects of Welfare Programs
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