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Economics of Social Policy

  1. Add to Wish List Fighting Working Poverty in Post-industrial Economies

    Fighting Working Poverty in Post-industrial Economies

    Eric Crettaz
    ‘This is a very well written study. . . the discussion here of the impact of such policies as tax credits, employment subsidies and childcare support in relation to welfare regime is sophisticated and insightful. One can learn much here ...
    Hardback (2011)

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  2. Add to Wish List Measuring More than Money

    Measuring More than Money

    Rafael Muñoz de Bustillo, Enrique Fernández-Macías, José-Ignacio Antón, Fernando Esteve
    ‘The team of authors are leading experts on European employment trends and policy and have produced an excellent study that proposes a new index of job quality for Europe. Given its depth and breadth of coverage of theory and already exi...
    Hardback (2011)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Role of Collective Bargaining in the Global Economy

    The Role of Collective Bargaining in the Global Economy

    Edited by Susan Hayter
    ‘Susan Hayter has put together a first-rate set of authors and chapters on the positive role collective bargaining and employee voice have to play in the global economy of the twenty-first century. Examples from numerous countries illust...
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $151.00

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  4. Add to Wish List Global Finance and Social Europe

    Global Finance and Social Europe

    Edited by John Grahl
    ‘This book provides an excellent critical account of the relationship between global financial developments, the emergent European financial system, and the implications of the operation of these for the European social model and its fut...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $62.00

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    Hardback (2009)

    List price $160.00

    Member price $144.00

  5. Add to Wish List Gender Inequalities in the 21st Century

    Gender Inequalities in the 21st Century

    Edited by Jacqueline Scott, Rosemary Crompton, Clare Lyonette
    ‘This authoritative book, which brings together chapters by many of the leading experts on the topic, documents the new barriers and continuing constraints that still stand in the way of gender equality. It is essential reading for anyon...
    Paperback (2011)

    List price $51.00

    Member price $40.80

    Hardback (2010)

    List price $152.00

    Member price $136.80

  6. Add to Wish List The Sustainability of Cultural Diversity

    The Sustainability of Cultural Diversity

    Edited by Maddy Janssens, Myriam Bechtoldt, Arie de Ruijter, Dino Pinelli, Giovanni Prarolo, Vanja M.K. Stenius
    ‘This is a very useful book on a very important subject. The preservation of the rich and diverse body of cultures that history and continued diversity provide is of great significance for humanity and the welfare of society. The failure...
    Hardback (2010)

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  7. Add to Wish List The Aging Population and the Competitiveness of Cities

    The Aging Population and the Competitiveness of Cities

    Peter Karl Kresl, Daniele Ietri
    ‘The authors deserve credit for “rowing against the stream” and asking our attention for the possible contributions of seniors to the urban economy. Hopefully their book will inspire researchers and students to continue exploring this is...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $120.00

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  8. Add to Wish List Health Tourism

    Health Tourism

    David Reisman
    ‘Health Tourism is a fascinating read. . . This book provides a unique look at a rapidly emerging issue for social and public policy as well as developmental studies, and would lend itself to animated debates, particularly at the graduat...
    Hardback (2010)

    List price $120.00

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  9. Add to Wish List Work after Globalization

    Work after Globalization

    Guy Standing
    ‘This is an important book. It shifts emphasis from the role of capital to the creativity of labour in the creation of value in the real economy. A central role is accorded to each and all of the skills and occupations which contribute t...
    Paperback (2010)

    List price $57.00

    Member price $45.60

    Hardback (2009)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

  10. Add to Wish List Distributive Justice and the New Medicine

    Distributive Justice and the New Medicine

    George P. Smith II
    A major new work by one of the world’s leading medical lawyers. ‘While much has been written about the various issues addressed in this book – genetics, cloning, informed consent, organ donation – Smith’s book moves beyond traditional ...
    Paperback (2010)

    List price $47.00

    Member price $37.60

    Hardback (2008)

    List price $135.00

    Member price $121.50

  11. Add to Wish List Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Personal Provision of Retirement Income

    Edited by Jim Stewart, Gerard Hughes
    ‘This excellent study of the different ways countries are making use of personal pensions demonstrates how important it is to analyse these developments within the context of existing pension systems. It pursues searching questions about...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $146.00

    Member price $131.40

  12. Add to Wish List Defiance in Taxation and Governance

    Defiance in Taxation and Governance

    Valerie Braithwaite
    ‘[Valerie] Braithwaite merges her considerable knowledge of a wide range of disciplines to produce an exemplar of interdisciplinary research. The use of the taxation system as the basis for analysis of how people manage their relationshi...
    Hardback (2009)

    List price $175.00

    Member price $157.50

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