Welfare Economics

  1. Add to Wish List The Young, the Old and the State

    The Young, the Old and the State

    Edited by Anneli Anttonen, John Baldock, Jorma Sipilä
    This is a comparative account of social care services for children and older people in five key industrial nations (Finland, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States). The authors break new ground by moving beyond institu...
    Paperback (2006)

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    Hardback (2003)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Welfare Economics of Public Policy

    The Welfare Economics of Public Policy

    Richard E, Just, Darrell L. Hueth, Andrew Schmitz
    This outstanding text, a follow-up to the authors’ award-winning 1982 text, provides a thorough treatment of economic welfare theory and develops a complete theoretical and empirical framework for applied project and policy evaluation. T...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2005)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Economics of Nonprofit Enterprises

    The Economics of Nonprofit Enterprises

    Edited by Richard Steinberg
    The literature on nonprofit organizations can be said to have developed in three waves. The first wave asserted some plausible objectives for a nonprofit organization possessing monopoly power and examined the subsequent implications for...
    Hardback (2004)

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  4. Add to Wish List Work, Family and Childcare

    Work, Family and Childcare

    Joris Ghysels
    Work, Family and Childcare studies the joint decisions made by parents regarding the time they allocate to paid employment and childcare. Extensive cross-national data is analysed from three countries that represent the diversity of Euro...
    Hardback (2004)

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  5. Add to Wish List Poverty and Subsidiarity in Europe

    Poverty and Subsidiarity in Europe

    Didier Fourage
    This book focuses on the effects of welfare state arrangements on the dynamics of poverty in Europe. The author contends that the EU is primarily based on economic integration and as a result social policy issues have remained secondary ...
    Hardback (2004)

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  6. Add to Wish List The Distribution of Wealth

    The Distribution of Wealth

    Michael Schneider
    The Distribution of Wealth is the first book to provide a comprehensive treatment of the personal distribution of wealth. Michael Schneider uses data from fifteen countries to demonstrate how inequality in the distribution of wealth both...
    Hardback (2004)

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  7. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of the Voluntary Sector

    The Political Economy of the Voluntary Sector

    Brian E. Dollery, Joe L. Wallis
    In this book, the authors outline how policymakers in advanced countries have moved away from exclusive reliance on the public sector in social service delivery, towards a more multi-faceted approach that seeks to combine the strengths o...
    Hardback (2004)

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  8. Add to Wish List Economics and Religion

    Economics and Religion

    Edited by Paul Oslington
    Hardback (2004)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Economics of Schooling and School Quality

    The Economics of Schooling and School Quality

    Edited by Eric A. Hanushek
    This authoritative two-volume collection brings together the most important published papers on the economics of schooling and school quality, issues which are at the heart of current intellectual and policy debates.
    Hardback (2003)

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  10. Add to Wish List The Economics of Poverty and Inequality

    The Economics of Poverty and Inequality

    Edited by Frank A. Cowell
    This major two-volume collection focuses on the economics of distributional equity and the way general criteria for comparisons of income-distribution can be used to inform the analysis of inequality and poverty.
    Hardback (2003)

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  11. Add to Wish List Transformation of Pension Systems in Central and Eastern Europe

    Transformation of Pension Systems in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Winfried Schmähl, Sabine Horstmann
    The transition from central planning in Central and Eastern Europe has resulted in a decline in social security. Transformation of Pension Systems in Central and Eastern Europe provides an in-depth examination of systems of social protec...
    Hardback (2002)

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  12. Add to Wish List Economic Theory and the Welfare State

    Economic Theory and the Welfare State

    Edited by Nicholas Barr
    This authoritative collection brings together 100 key articles on the subject of the welfare state selected by one of the world’s leading experts. The first volume discusses the economic theory and related matters which underpin analy...
    Hardback (2001)

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