Comparative social policy, integrated care, ageing & society, new public management and social services, quality improvement in health and social care, long-term care systems: their identity, policies, structures, pathways, management and resources, people - and their links with the health system
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Leichsenring, K. (2017). The Austrian welfare state system: With special reference to the long-term care system. In: C. Aspalter (Ed.), The Routledge international handbook to welfare state systems (pp. 258-273). Milton Park (UK): Routledge.
Leichsenring, K., Schulmann, K., Gasior, K. & Fuchs, M. (2016). The view from within: “Good” care from the perspective of care professionals – lessons from an explorative study, Policy Brief 2/2016. Vienna: European Centre.
Winkelmann, J., Schmidt, A.E. & Leichsenring, K. (2015). Regulating migrants as a low-cost solution: The formalisation of a dual care labour market in Austria. In: N. Morel & C. Carbonnier (Eds.), At your service? The political economy of household services in Europe (pp. 172-195). Basingstoke (UK): Palgrave Macmillan.
Leichsenring, K., Billings, J. & Nies, H. (Eds.) (2013). Long-term care in Europe – Improving policy and practice. Basingstoke (UK): Palgrave Macmillan.