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The Impact of Means Tested Assistance in Southern Europe

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  • Cathal O'Donoghue

    (Department of Economics, National University of Ireland, Galway)

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    This paper aims to analyse the social assistance systems in five South European countries: France, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Spain. After reviewing the existing system of social assistance in each country, we apply a consistent methodology in order to estimate its impact on income distribution, poverty and target efficiency

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    Paper provided by National University of Ireland Galway, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 0065.

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    Date of creation: 2002
    Date of revision: 2002
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    Keywords: Social Assistance; Southern Europe; Microsimulation;

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