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12 January 2006

264 Pages

ISBN: 9780199286102

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Fighting Poverty in the US and Europe

A World of Difference

Alberto Alesina and Edward Glaeser

  • Concise, multidisciplinary, and timely study of the differences between the US and Europe's welfare systems
  • Written by top-notch economists drawing on in-depth original research
  • Provocative analysis of attitudes, to race in particular, and their effect on welfare systems