Targeting welfare

on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy

W.J.H. van Oorschot

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWorld poverty
Subtitle of host publicationnew policies to defeat an old enemy
EditorsP. Townsend, D. Gorden
Place of PublicationBristol
PublisherPolicy Press
Pages171-193
Number of pages480
ISBN (Print)1861343957
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Publication series

NameStudies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion

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van Oorschot, W. J. H. (2002). Targeting welfare: on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy. In P. Townsend, & D. Gorden (Eds.), World poverty: new policies to defeat an old enemy (pp. 171-193). (Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion). Bristol: Policy Press.
van Oorschot, W.J.H. / Targeting welfare : on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy. World poverty: new policies to defeat an old enemy. editor / P. Townsend ; D. Gorden. Bristol : Policy Press, 2002. pp. 171-193 (Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion).
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van Oorschot, WJH 2002, Targeting welfare: on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy. in P Townsend & D Gorden (eds), World poverty: new policies to defeat an old enemy. Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion, Policy Press, Bristol, pp. 171-193.

Targeting welfare : on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy. / van Oorschot, W.J.H.

World poverty: new policies to defeat an old enemy. ed. / P. Townsend; D. Gorden. Bristol : Policy Press, 2002. p. 171-193 (Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion).

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van Oorschot WJH. Targeting welfare: on the functions and dysfunctions of means-testing in social policy. In Townsend P, Gorden D, editors, World poverty: new policies to defeat an old enemy. Bristol: Policy Press. 2002. p. 171-193. (Studies in poverty, inequality and social exclusion).