Title

Social Safety Nets in Central Europe: Preparation for Accession to the European Union?

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Summer 1995

Abstract

Examines policy solutions aimed at reducing unemployment and at improving the pension and other social security systems in Central European countries. Reformulation of social safety nets and income transfers in preparation for accession to the European Union; Delay of structural adjustment; Prolongation of high unemployment; Inclusion of other elements not included in the existing programs.

Comments

Originally published:

Orlowski, Lucjan. "Social Safety Nets in Central Europe: Preparation for Accession to the European Union?" Comparative Economic Studies 37.2 (1995): 29-48.