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Staff Paper No. 368 - Abstract

Structural Adjustment and Welfare in Rural Africa: The Role of Resource Control in Households

Lisa C. Smitch

Staff Paper No. 368, January 1994, 43p.

Abstract

Introduction
Structural Adjustment in Sub-Saharan Africa
Conceptual Framework: Welfare Provisioning in Households
Model of Time and Income Allocation
Gender-Differentiated Allocational Priorities, Access and Power
Allocative Inefficiency
Structural Adjustment Policy Impacts on Household Welfare
Expenditure Switching Policies
Reductions in Government Expenditures on Social Services
Conclusions
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