Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Erwin Tiongson , Hamid Davoodi , and Sanjeev Gupta
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2000
Keywords: public provision, infant mortality, child mortality, births, public health
Government intervention to correct market failures is often accompanied by government failures and corruption. This is no more evident than in social sectors that are characterized by significant market failures an...