Assessing the Impact of Social Grants on Inequality : A South African Case Study

Leibbrandt, Murray, Schiel, Reinhard and Lam, David (2014). Assessing the Impact of Social Grants on Inequality : A South African Case Study. UNU-WIDER.

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  • Sub-type Working paper
    Author Leibbrandt, Murray
    Schiel, Reinhard
    Lam, David
    Title Assessing the Impact of Social Grants on Inequality : A South African Case Study
    Volume/Issue No. 2014/160
    Publication Date 2014
    Place of Publication Helsinki
    Publisher UNU-WIDER
    Pages 25
    Language eng
    Abstract

    The democratic government in South Africa has developed a system of social grants to combat the high levels of poverty and inequality inherited from the apartheid regime. With the help of modest economic growth and an associated increase in per capita hou

    UNU Topics of Focus Poverty
    Keyword Equality and inequality
    Household surveys
    Poverty
    Social security
    Copyright Holder UNU-WIDER
    Copyright Year 2014
    Copyright type Fair use permitted
    ISSN 17987237
    ISBN 9789292308810
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