Greece: Reform of Social Welfare Programmes
Greece: Reform of Social Welfare ProgrammesOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. 2013. 192
This review provides an analytical perspective of the current situation, including the construction of a database, in order to help the Greek government define reforms to improve the effectiveness, efficiency and fairness of selected social programmes. The review identifies gaps and overlaps in social protection, and highlights areas where there is room for significant efficiency gains, in order to support informed and concrete decisions by the Greek government on where budgetary savings can most appropriately be made, taking into account the balance between societal groups and the need to maintain social cohesion.
Document type: Document/report.
Language(s): English .
Theme(s): Social assistance, Social security reform.
Geographic coverage: Greece.
Keyword(s): social service, economic recession, state.
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