Modern Dimensions of the Policies and Strategies

Съвременни измерения на прилаганите политики и стратегии „Антибедност” в България в контекста на европейския социален модел
Modern Dimensions of the Policies and Strategies "Antipoverty" in Republic of Bulgaria in the Context of the European Social Model

Author(s): Nikolay Ninov, Rumiana Chonova, Polya Angelova, Nikola Georgiev, Silvia Panteleeva
Subject(s): Economy
Published by: Стопанска академия »Д. А. Ценов«
Keywords: poverty; social exclusion; social policy; social protection; social model

Summary/Abstract: Some fundamental problems underlined in the project are discussed. In so far as the volume allows, the basic theoretical and conceptual foundations of poverty its functions and types are affected. The focus is primarily on labor market flexibility, on economic activity and employment. The regions with the highest poverty in the country are justified. The most sought and implemented programs and measures for employment with the regions with the highest unemployment rates are disclosed. The emphasis is placed on their effectiveness. Based on the opinions of specialists dealing with the problems of areas with high level of poverty, some critical remarks about the effectiveness of their use are made. At the same time, policy problems of social assistance for poverty reduction are placed and processed. Programs for guaranteed minimum income and target energy assistance carried out to reduce poverty in the poorest regions are highlighted.

  • Issue Year: 2011
  • Issue No: 06
  • Page Range: 33-48
  • Page Count: 16
  • Language: Bulgarian