Publications by Type: Books & contributions to books

2015

The future of welfare in a global Europe

Books & contributions to books

The European welfare state is generally considered to be one of the finest achievements of the post-1945 world. However, it has come under increasing strain from ageing societies, growing unemployment, a deskilling society, and mass migration.

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2013

Welfare in an idle society?

Books & contributions to books

“With his Welfare in an Idle Society? Bernd Marin has set a ‘gold standard’. Congratulations! Nobody who will give new thoughts to re-designing Social Security can go past this encyclopaedic opus.” (Bert Rürup)

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Long-term care in Europe

Books & contributions to books

Building on ample research in 13 European countries, evidence is provided for how the construction of long-term care systems can be taken forward by practitioners, policy-makers and stakeholder organizations.

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2012

Ageing populations in post-industrial democracies

Books & contributions to books

Most advanced democracies are currently experiencing accelerated population ageing, which fundamentally changes not just their demographic composition; it can also be expected to have far-reaching political and policy consequences.

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2010

Ageing, health and pensions in Europe

Books & contributions to books

This book presents an engaging overview of the future research challenges for economists and other social scientists concerning population ageing, pensions, health and social care in Europe.

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