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Published: 20 November 2019

310 Pages


ISBN: 9780198850342

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The Politics of Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa

Edited by Sam Hickey, Tom Lavers, Miguel Niño-Zarazúa, and Jeremy Seekings

WIDER Studies in Development Economics

  • An in-depth analysis of the context of social protection in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Includes original and in-depth case-study research
  • Challenges existing accounts of how social protection has spread in Africa, providing clearer and more credible insights into this important phenomenon
  • Includes a concise overview chapter that sets out the work in context and details the main comparative findings and implications
  • An open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence

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