Social Protection in Asia and the Pacific

Asian Development Bank, 2001

708 Pages Posted: 11 Jun 2007 Last revised: 24 Jan 2011

See all articles by Isabel Ortiz

Isabel Ortiz

United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO); Initiative for Policy Dialogue

Abstract

The publication is a practical and comprehensive manual for policy-makers and professionals in the field of labour markets, social insurance, social assistance, micro and area based schemes for the informal sector, and child protection. The volume presents a menu of social protection interventions in each area and the way to prioritize them, assessing for each topic theoretical approaches and project design and implementation issues. The appendixes provide a thorough matrix summarizing social protection and labour policies.

Keywords: social protection, labour market policies

JEL Classification: I30, J00

Suggested Citation

Ortiz, Isabel, Social Protection in Asia and the Pacific. Asian Development Bank, 2001. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=991887

Isabel Ortiz (Contact Author)

United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO) ( email )

ILO HQ, Route des Morillons 4
Geneva, 1211
Switzerland
+41227996226 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.ilo.org/

Initiative for Policy Dialogue ( email )

Columbia University
New York, NY
United States

HOME PAGE: http://policydialogue.org/programs/taskforces/global_social_justice/

Register to save articles to
your library

Register

Paper statistics

Downloads
286
Abstract Views
1,705
rank
104,797
PlumX Metrics