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Published: 07 April 2008

448 Pages

ISBN: 9780199233779

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Reassembling Social Security

A Survey of Pensions and Health Care Reforms in Latin America

Published in association with the Pan-American Health Organization

Carmelo Mesa-Lago

  • A comprehensive study of pension and healthcare reforms in Latin America, integrating analyses of 20 countries
  • Includes 42 comparative tables that look at 40 reforms in terms of coverage, equity and solidarity, sufficiency of benefits, privatization, state regulation, decentralization, efficiency, social participation in management, administrative costs, financial sources, and sustainability
  • Fully expanded evaluation of all 40 reforms
  • Features statistics and numerous examples drawn from individual countries

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