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Welfare Economics

  1. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Welfare Reform in the United States

    The Political Economy of Welfare Reform in the United States

    Mary Reintsma
    The welfare system in the United States underwent profound changes as a result of the groundbreaking welfare legislation passed in 1996 entitled The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunities Reconciliation Act (PRWORA). The Politica...
    Hardback (2007)

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  2. Add to Wish List Regulating Aged Care

    Regulating Aged Care

    John Braithwaite, Toni Makkai, Valerie Braithwaite
    ‘They have given us a fascinating case study here, rich in detail, and masterfully interpreted against the backdrop of evolving regulatory strategy. It is rare indeed to find this depth of analysis made accessible, laced throughout with ...
    Hardback (2007)

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  3. Add to Wish List The WTO and Poverty and Inequality

    The WTO and Poverty and Inequality

    Edited by L. A. Winters
    ‘These volumes assemble an impressive collection of papers on how international trade interacts with poverty and economic development, including both old and new classics and other provocative contributions by the best people in the fiel...
    Hardback (2007)

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  4. Add to Wish List Globalization, Economic Development and Inequality

    Globalization, Economic Development and Inequality

    Edited by Erik S. Reinert
    Evolutionary economics gained acceptance for the study of industrialized countries during the 1990s but has, as yet, contributed little to the study of world income inequality. The expert contributors gathered here approach underdevelo...
    Paperback (2007)

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    Hardback (2004)

    List price $165.00

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  5. Add to Wish List Work, Leisure and the Environment

    Work, Leisure and the Environment

    Tim Robinson
    ‘. . . a wonderfully accessible and persuasive contribution to an increasingly urgent and broad literature focusing on overwork, consumerism, environmental disamenity and the work–life balance. . . an excellent scholarly piece of work, d...
    Hardback (2007)

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  6. Add to Wish List International Perspectives on Household Wealth

    International Perspectives on Household Wealth

    Edited by Edward N. Wolff
    ‘Editor Wolff is a leading authority on income, wealth, and inequality in the US, and contributing authors are well-respected experts in their field. Overall, the research is high quality, and most papers include a substantial list of re...
    Hardback (2006)

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  7. Add to Wish List The Distributional Effects of Indirect Taxes

    The Distributional Effects of Indirect Taxes

    John Creedy, Cath Sleeman
    ‘This book is impressive in the care taken to take account of as many factors as possible and in the detail offered to the reader. Conclusions are carefully drawn. . .’ – Citizen’s Income Newsletter
    Hardback (2006)

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  8. Add to Wish List Redesigning the Welfare State

    Redesigning the Welfare State

    Hans-Werner Sinn, Christian Holzner, Wolfgang Meister, Wolfgang Ochel, Martin Werding
    Redesigning the Welfare State argues that the current high level of unemployment in Germany not only creates a major challenge for the German welfare state, but is to a good extent caused by the way the country's welfare system is design...
    Hardback (2006)

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  9. 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 book, edited by three well-known and widely respected academics reflects the diversity of social care while simultaneously striving to identify common patterns, trends and underpinning philosophies. It makes an important new contr...
    Paperback (2006)

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    Hardback (2003)

    List price $127.00

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

    The Welfare Economics of Public Policy

    Richard E, Just, Darrell L. Hueth, Andrew Schmitz
    A Thorough treatment of economic welfare theory for undergraduate and graduate level students ‘For the record, I am one of the people who requested that the authors revise and re-issue their textbook. It is an extremely valuable book fo...
    Paperback (2005)

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    Hardback (2005)

    List price $271.00

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  11. 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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  12. Add to Wish List Work, Family and Childcare

    Work, Family and Childcare

    Joris Ghysels
    ‘Based on economic theory and empirical evidence of European social reality, Joris Ghysels analyses micro-data using up-to-date econometrics. He thereby produces innovative insights and suggestions for policy change which will be of inte...
    Hardback (2004)

    List price $146.00

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