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Tackling Inequalities in Brazil, China, India and South Africa The Role of Labour Market and Social Policies
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: OECD
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-21 - Publisher: OECD Publishing

This book focuses on the role of growth and employment/unemployment developments in explaining recent income inequality trends in Brazil, China, India and South Africa, and discusses the roles played by labour market and social policies in both shaping and addressing these inequalities.
Tackling Inequalities
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Pantazis, Christina
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-12 - Publisher: Policy Press

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Tackling inequalities in life expectancy in areas with the worst health and deprivation
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: Great Britain: National Audit Office
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-02 - Publisher: The Stationery Office

The Department of Health has made a serious attempt to tackle health inequalities across England. But having set a target in 2000 to reduce health inequalities, it took time to embed the issue in the policy and planning framework of the NHS and to develop an evidence base of the
Tackling inequalities in life expectancy in areas with the worst health and deprivation
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Committee of Public Accounts
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-02 - Publisher: The Stationery Office

This report examines why the Department of Health had failed to meet its health inequalities target, the role of GPs, and the lessons of this for the new NHS. Inequalities in health outcomes between the most affluent and disadvantaged members of society are longstanding, deep-seated and have proved difficult to
Tackling Unemployment
Language: en
Pages: 543
Authors: Richard Layard
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-04-12 - Publisher: Springer

Richard Layard is one of Britain's foremost applied economists, whose work has had a profound impact on the policy debate in Britain and abroad. This book contains his most influential articles on the subject of unemployment. It is published along with a companion volume Inequality , which deals with these