The Mexican Welfare State
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
July 1, 2005
This book describes and analyzes social programs in Mexico in a comprehensive way. The welfare state has exceptional features in each country, related to its own labor market and other institutions. The book evaluates the structure and regulation of the Mexican social protection system. It includes chapters on the pension sytem and the health system, and on the taxation required to sustain them.
Note: Downloadable document is in Spanish.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 391
Keywords: Social security, health insurance, pensions, welfare state
JEL Classification: H51, H53, H55, I18
Date posted: January 12, 2010 ; Last revised: May 9, 2010