Anti-Poverty Transfers without Riots in Tunisia

We draw some lessons from the Tunisian experience of social reforms and associated unrest. Our main interest is the riots that occurred after subsidy cuts and the attempts at substitution of price subsidies by direct cash transfers. We propose new welfare indicators to assess reforms in such situati...

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Main Author: MULLER, Christophe
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2008
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2008
Series: THEMA Working Papers
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Database: RePEc IDEAS
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