Restricted state support of the family

Other Names:
State cuts in child benefits
Reduction in family allowances
Lack of interim support for families
A general trend in the industrialized world is to cut government financial allowances made to families with children. The purpose of child benefits was to ensure that the additional costs of raising children were to some degree compensated.
Forming families
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.05.2000 – 00:00 CEST