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Comparing effects of general subsidies and trageted transfers on poverty

Sami Bibi

Comparing effects of general subsidies and trageted transfers on poverty

robustness analysis using data set from Tunisia

by Sami Bibi

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Published by Economic Research Forum in Dokki, Cairo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPoverty, general subsidies & targeted transfers
StatementSami Bibi.
SeriesWorking paper series -- 0125
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2009/52205 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination27 p.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23921251M
LC Control Number2009321554

The impact of pro-vulnerable income transfers: Leisure, dependency and a distribution hypothesis (英语) 摘要. This paper studies a transmission mechanism through which pro-vulnerable income transfers may affect individual decision-making of non-beneficiaries in an extreme poverty context, leading to labor supply contraction and the so-called dependency . Time Magazine, Vol. No. 19 About $59 billion is spent on traditional social welfare programs. $92 billion is spent on corporate subsidies. So, the government spent nearly 50% more on corporate welfare than it did on food stamps and housing assistance in

  I. Introduction. Social determinants of health (SDH) are defined as the everyday circumstances in which we are born, grow, live, work, play, age, and die (1, 2).While health care is one social determinant of health, population health may be more reliant on the economic and social conditions that influence health in the first place ().Social stratification is defined as the . First, we present the first general equilibrium analysis of locally procured food transfers for Ethiopia. In this sense, our work expands on Gelan’s general equilibrium analysis comparing in-kind food aid and cash transfers (Gelan ). Second, we draw the general equilibrium conclusions to the recent debate on returns to fertilizer in.

  The effects were evaluated by a series of surveys, comparing what happened to the recipients with what was happening to thousands of non-recipients in 13 other villages. The amount of money. Agricultural input subsidies were a major feature of agricultural development policies in rural economies from the s to s. The theoretical case for agricultural subsidies is based on their promotion of agricultural productivity by making investment in new technologies more attractive to smallholder farmers. If market failures mean that farmers’ private input costs are .


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Comparing effects of general subsidies and trageted transfers on poverty by Sami Bibi Download PDF EPUB FB2

Downloadable. This paper starts by presenting a descriptive analysis of the effects of general food subsidies on poverty in Tunisia; as revealed by the household survey data for The analysis indicates that the poorest certainly take advantage of this system, but at the price of considerable leakages to the non-poor and a sizeable economic efficiency loss resulting from.

This paper describes the effects of general food subsidies on poverty in Tunisia, as revealed by household survey data for The analysis indicates that Author: Sami Bibi.

Downloadable. This paper describes the effects of general food subsidies on poverty in Tunisia, as revealed by household survey data for The analysis indicates that the poorest certainly take advantage of this system, but at the price of considerable leakages to non-poor people and at a sizeable economic efficiency loss resulting from relative price distortions.

Anti-poverty has always been an important issue to be settled. What policies should be selected to help individuals escaping from the poverty trap: by directly offering transfer payments or indirectly providing public services. This paper is among the first to explore the effects of public anti-poverty programs system in China.

We Using unbalanced panel data of Cited by: 1. Programs targeted for cuts are keeping millions from poverty, the Census data show. These figures use the Supplemental Poverty Measure (SPM), which accounts for taxes and non-cash benefits and presents a more complete picture of the impact of anti-poverty programs than the official poverty measure, which counts only cash income.

Subsidies and transfers. All subsidies are implicit transfers; the distinction between direct and indirect transfers is, nevertheless, useful. Food subsidies are a common method of attempting to reduce food insecurity, although as noted above, because of fiscal constraints they have become less popular in recent years, with greater emphasis placed on employment and productivity.

In Ghana imperfectly targeted program with budget of 1 % of GDP will reduce poverty by 10%, universal social pension with the same budget – by just %. In Mozambique, these effects are even more evident: 43 % for imperfectly targeted scheme and 4% for universal; in Nigeria these are respectively 60% and 9%, and in Rwanda, 62% and 7%.

Downloadable. In DecemberIran replaced its energy and bread subsidies with an unconditional and universal cash transfer (UCT).

In the short-run, this shift away from generalized subsidies had a significant effect on poverty. Studies show that the direct effect of the reform was a reduction in the headcount ratio from % to %. The extent to which social protection programmes in general, and targeted programmes in particular, actually alleviate poverty has been a central issue.

behavioral and general equilibrium effects. See figure in chapter 1 of this volume 1 Examples The following section estimates the effects of four possible policy changes that involve eliminating energy subsidies and, in some cases, expanding conditional cash transfers.

Eliminating Energy Subsidies. 1. Introduction. Anti-poverty policies are often evaluated in isolation from the taxes used to pay for them.

1 If, however, taxes cancel out the benefits of transfers for many poor households, so that some poor pay more in taxes than they receive in transfers, the objective of these policies might be compromised. This is especially important when poverty traps exist at.

targeted to poor elderly Financing: mostly financed by general tax revenues Benefit level & Incentive Compatibility: Setting appropriate benefit level is important: If high relative to minimum contributory pensions undermines incentives to contribute (Uruguay case) If too low, won’t contribute to poverty alleviation, admin.

policies: subsidies and direct transfers received, direct and indirect taxes paid, and in-kind transfers received through use of services.6 Poverty and inequality measures then are derived under pre- and postfiscal income measures.

Thus, by comparing these welfare indicators for the distribution of each. National poverty-targeted cash transfer programs are not common, although some of the significant number of small programs are currently being expanded. For example, Rwanda is expanding the coverage of the Vision Umurenge Program, and in Kenya, the government is bringing five cash transfer programs into the National Safety Net Program.

In the selected set of countries relative child poverty ranges from 5% in Norway—one of the world's lowest rates—to over 20% in the United States, twice as high as in the United Kingdom, Sweden, or France ().Child poverty rates exceed overall poverty rates in 17 of 24 European countries for which data 3 are available.

Various explanations contribute to. Using a regionally disaggregated computable general equilibrium model, we analyze the differential welfare impacts of a cash transfer program targeted at rural areas.

The direct effect. The impact of pro-vulnerable income transfers: Leisure, dependency and a distribution hypothesis (Inglês) Resumo. This paper studies a transmission mechanism through which pro-vulnerable income transfers may affect individual decision-making of non-beneficiaries in an extreme poverty context, leading to labor supply contraction and the so-called dependency.

Executive Summary The Government of Jordan introduced a new system where substantial reforms to eliminate or reduce traditional subsidies (wheat, barley, gas, gasoline, water and electricity) were introduced in addition to providing tax breaks and exemptions to a large number of intermediate and consumption products The costs and benefits of the new system are.

transfers (the Malawi Social Cash Transfer Scheme, SCTS, and Ghana‘s Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty, LEAP). The widespread view that cash transfers are the most efficient transfer instruments, and that input subsidies are inefficient, has drawn considerable attention to the MAISP in recent years.

The Gini coefficient for post-fiscal income reveals that net indirect taxes (consumption taxes minus consumption subsidies) temper the redistributive impact of the fiscal system in Bolivia, Brazil, and Uruguay but not in Mexico or Peru.

When one adds the effect of transfers in-kind (access to free or quasi-free services in education and health), the Gini. Introduction. Targeted subsidies is one of the most important economic policies and a means of support for governments in order to balance the different sectors of production, distribution, consumption, foreign trade and support various economic classes and sectors in general ().Targeting the subsidies is one of the most important issues of subsidy payment system in .A Comparison of the Poverty Impact of Transfers, Taxes and Market Income Across Five OECD Countries UFAE and IAE Working Papers, Unitat de Fonaments de l'Anàlisi Econòmica (UAB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (CSIC) View citations (4) Also in Working Papers, Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.The impact of pro-vulnerable income transfers: Leisure, dependency and a distribution hypothesis (Английский) Аннотация.

This paper studies a transmission mechanism through which pro-vulnerable income transfers may affect individual decision-making of non-beneficiaries in an extreme poverty context, leading to labor supply contraction and the so-called .