FAO: Impact of Cash Transfers on Local Economy

A comprehensive analysis by the Food and Agriculture Ogranization (FAO) deals with the impacts of Social Cash Tranfsers on the local economy in sub-Sahara Africa. The FAO research is part of the project “from Protection to Production” and is set in seven different countries, including Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Lesotho. Our LEWIE … ———- Please continue reading

Policy Paper: Impact of Cash Transfers on Local Economies

The annual SASPEN conference in October focuses on the economy of social protection, sustainability, economic returns and productivity gains. A topic of increasing attention in the Social Protection Debate. Stephanie Levy of the International Policy Center for Inclusive Growth (IPC) authored a policy paper on the Impact of Cash Transfers on Local Economies. … ———- Please continue reading