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Social Policy and State Revenues in Mineral Rich Contexts

| By Hinojosa, L., Bebbington, A. and Barrientos, A. | Published in Mineral Rents and the Financing of Social Policy: Opportunities and Challenges, pp. 91-121. Edited by K. Hujo. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. | Excerpt: At the time of writing it seemed that the different impacts and implications of the recent economic crisis — which occurred mostly […]

Social Policy and State Revenues in Mineral-Rich Contexts

| By L. Hinojosa, A. Bebbington, A. Barrientos, A. Addison. | UNRISD Social Policy and Development Programme Paper No. 44, September 2010. United Nations Research Institute for Social Development: Geneva. | | Official webpage and full text | Summary: The expansion of extractive industries in developing countries, dominated by large investments, has produced divided opinion and […]