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No small hope : towards the universal provision of basic goods /

By: Reinert, Kenneth A [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2018Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white).Content type: text | still image Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780190499471 (ebook) :.Subject(s): Economics and Finance | Basic needs | Human security | Economic development | Economic policyOnline resources: Oxford scholarship online Summary: This text argues in favour of an approach to global policy priorities that emphasizes the attempt to put a minimal set of basic goods and services into the hands of everyone. This universal provision of basic goods and services includes nutritious food, clean water, sanitation, health services, education services, housing, electricity, and human security services. The work argues that this policy focus is appropriate both for practical and ethical reasons, but that success in this provision will not be easy and therefore is no small hope.
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Previously issued in print: 2018.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

This text argues in favour of an approach to global policy priorities that emphasizes the attempt to put a minimal set of basic goods and services into the hands of everyone. This universal provision of basic goods and services includes nutritious food, clean water, sanitation, health services, education services, housing, electricity, and human security services. The work argues that this policy focus is appropriate both for practical and ethical reasons, but that success in this provision will not be easy and therefore is no small hope.

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