Health, Education and Poverty Reduction [E-Book] / Christian Morrisson
Morrisson, Christian.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2002
38 p. ; 21 x 29.7cm.
OECD Development Centre Policy Briefs ; 19
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. The poor are the principal beneficiaries of universal access to social services. . Instead of thinking in terms of supply, we need to meet the demand for services from the poor. . Policies should be judged by their outcomes rather than by the amount of resources employed. . Coherent, long-term and participatory policy are needed to escape from the poverty trap.