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Journal section "Social development"

Public investment in targeted social assistance programs

Tikhomirova V.V.

6 (36), 2014

Tikhomirova V.V. Public investment in targeted social assistance programs. Economic and Social Changes: Facts, Trends, Forecast, 2014, no. 6 (36), pp. 134-145. DOI: 10.15838/esc/2014.6.36.11

DOI: 10.15838/esc/2014.6.36.11

Abstract   |   Authors   |   References
The article analyzes the role of a monthly child care allowance in the budget of needy families. The author uses the data on the Republic of Komi and makes a comparative assessment of municipalities by the share of children subject to a monthly allowance in the total number of children. The author defines five groups of territories according to the level of social protection of children aged under 18. The article reveals that the role of a monthly child care allowance in a budget of families with children is insignificant, especially in rural areas of the republic

Keywords

targeted social assistance, social investment, subsistence level, social benefits, monthly child care allowance

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