Visuel Ruslan Yemtsov

Ruslan Yemtsov

Lead Economist at The World Bank

1 published article

Social protection: Universal & poverty targeting approaches are not in contradiction
Opinion

Social protection: Universal & poverty targeting approaches are not in contradiction

Rapid expansion of social protection around the world provokes a renewed debate around targeting versus universalism. The recent blog by Stephen Kidd, is calling into question poverty targeting, or determining eligibility to a benefit based on means test. Today’s debate is not about the principle...
Ruslan Yemtsov