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How macroeconomic policies affect project performance in the social sectors

Daniel Kaufmann

How macroeconomic policies affect project performance in the social sectors

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Published by Country Dept. III, Europe and Central Asia, World Bank in Washington, DC (1818 H St., NW, Washington 20433) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Welfare economics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDaniel Kaufmann and Yan Wang.
    SeriesPolicy research working papers ;, WPS 939
    ContributionsWang, Yan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB846 .K38 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1335905M
    LC Control Number92218925

      The Global Economic Impacts of Covid Ma Confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid), which first appeared in China at the end of last year, now exceed , as of March 10 and are likely to climb significantly higher. While over two-thirds of the total confirmed cases are in mainland China, the vast majority of new cases reported since February 25 have .   Rapid growth in the cost of U.S. health care has put sustained downward pressure on wages and incomes. This rapid growth of spending has not purchased notably high-quality care, however. U.S. spending on health care is higher than in peer countries, while quality is lower. These high costs cannot be attributed to overuse of health care in America; instead, it is clear that the high price of.


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How macroeconomic policies affect project performance in the social sectors by Daniel Kaufmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

A theoretical model is presented to suggest the mechanism through which macroeconomic policies affect project performance in social sectors.

The model highlights the fact that the production of human capital requires an interaction of the demand for and supply of social (education and health) services, since human capital cannot be produced Cited by: through which macroeconomic policies affect project performance at the various stages of the project cycle have not been rigorously explored either.

The main objective of this study is to explore the relationship between a country's overall economic policy environment and the performance of investment projects in the social sectors. We focus. Downloadable. The main objective of this study is to explore the realationship between a country's overall economic policy environment and the performance of investment projects in the social sectors.

The authors focus on the impact of economy-wide policies including a range of fiscal, monetary, exchange rate, trade, and pricing indicators. Social Policy and Macroeconomic Performance Integrating fithe Economicfl and fithe Socialfl Diane Elson prepared for the UNRISD project on Social Policy in a Development Context Its operations affect the stability of the social framework in which market and state are embedded.

Abstract This book assembles methodologies and techniques to evaluate the poverty impact of macroeconomic policies. It takes as a departure point a companion volume, the impact of economic policies on poverty and income distribution: evaluation techniques and tools.

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