Posts tagged as pensioners live in poverty and hospital beds

Why do pensioners live in poverty and hospital beds remain empty?

By Vaidotas Tuzikas on Thursday, March 28, 2019

Lithuania’s expenditure on general public services is one of the lowest in the European Union (EU). Looking beyond the notable differences in the level of expenditure, what stands in marked contrast to other EU countries is also the untapped potential for more efficient allocation of funds. The share of funds allocated to social security in Lithuania is lower than in other EU Member States, which is one of the root…