ISSN: 1817-5880

Author : Fadhl Saad Albatat, Muntathar

The Role of State in Improving the Poverty in Iraq

Muntathar Fadhl Saad Albatat

Gulf Economist, Volume 28, Issue 21, Pages 12-46

In history ,the emergence of state have connected ,in its modern shape ,with the development which occurred in the political system in Europe since sixteenth century . In that time ,the state imposed its power on the feudalism princes and reduced its authority . Therefore , it emerge three types for the state .The first was the welfare state ,the second socialism ,and the third was the developing state . The role of state in society is considered to be very important ,especially in distribution the national income for the benefit of justice .
In Iraq there was and still there is no real role in dealing with the problem of poverty, reform the infrastructure and carrying out the justice . The research concentrated on the poverty and how to measure it in Iraq , in addition to showing the state role in Iraq economy . Also ,there was a connection between the state role in improving the poverty in Iraq and the decided strategies and policies to solve that , namely ;
-The Ration Card
- Redistribution of income
-Get rid of corruption
-Return of public sector role –
-Short – run Borrowing