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Published: 04 December 2014

546 Pages | Figures and Tables


ISBN: 9780199685233

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Social Insurance, Informality, and Labor Markets

How to Protect Workers While Creating Good Jobs

Edited by Markus Frölich, David Kaplan, Carmen Pagés, Jamele Rigolini, and David Robalino

  • Comprehensive review of social protection policies in countries with large informal sector
  • Covers social insurance and social assistance in many middle income countries, particularly Latin America and Asia
  • Provides empirical evidence based on recent data about impacts of social protection and their possible distortions
  • Written by experts in academia and policy making
  • Combines technical and more policy oriented work, presented in a non-technical language without technical jargon

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