Experiments in 21st century antipoverty policy

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New York City is testing a policy of 'Conditional Cash Transfers', pioneered in Latin America and designed to address both the reduction of income poverty and investment in children's human capital development. Lawrence Aber examines the welfare policy lessons the NYC experiment might contain for other industrialised countries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-63
Number of pages7
JournalPublic Policy Research
Volume16
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2009

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human capital
social policy
Latin America
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income
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Conditional cash transfers
Welfare policy
Income poverty
Developed countries
Experiment
Human capital development
Testing
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  • Public Administration

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Experiments in 21st century antipoverty policy. / Aber, Lawrence.

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