Institutions For Social Well Being: Alternatives for Europe by L. CostabileInstitutions For Social Well Being: Alternatives for Europe by L. Costabile

Institutions For Social Well Being: Alternatives for Europe

byL. CostabileEditorLilia Lilia

Hardcover | April 30, 2008

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This book examines the efficiency and effectiveness of economic policies in Europe, and explores the implications for social equity. It argues for an integrated approach to economic and social objectives, and discusses the ways in which welfare states and institutions can contribute to equity and efficiency objectives.
ROBERTO ARTONI Professor of Public Economics, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy TONY ATKINSON Professor of Economics, University of Oxford; Fellow, Nuffield College, UK FRANCESCA BETTIO Professor of Labour Economics, University of Siena, Italy SAMUEL BOWLES Professor of Economics, University of Siena, Italy; Research Professor and Direc...
Title:Institutions For Social Well Being: Alternatives for EuropeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:242 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.63 inPublished:April 30, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230538061

ISBN - 13:9780230538061

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Table of Contents

Introduction; L.Costabile European Union Social Policy in a Globalising Context; A.B.Atkinson Conditions of Social Vulnerability, Work and Low Income: Evidence for Europe in Comparative Perspective; T.Munzi & T.Smeeding The Enforcement-Equality Tradeoff; S.Bowles & A.Jayadev Insurance, Redistribution and the Welfare State: Economic Theory and International Comparisons; R.Artoni & A.Casarico Social Models, Growth and Key Currencies; L.Costabile & R.Scazzieri Care Regimes and the European Employment Rate; F.Bettio & J.Plantenga The Swedish Model in the Era of Integration and Globalisation; B.Gustafsson Cultural Diversity and Economic Solidarity; M.D'Antoni & U.Pagano Conclusion; L.Costabile