Publications by Type: Books & contributions to books

2006

Divide and pacify

Books & contributions to books

This book shows how reforming governments in Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic have been able to prevent massive waves of strikes and protests by the strategic use of welfare state programs such as pensions and unemployment benefits.

...more...

2005

Integrating health and social care services for older persons

Books & contributions to books

The book emerged from a project on integrated health and social care for older persons. After a first book in March 2004, this volume draws on the second project phase that consisted in empirical fieldwork and a cross-national analysis of model ways of working.

...more...

2004

Transforming disability welfare policies

Books & contributions to books

This book is the outcome of an international conference on ‘Transforming Disability into Ability’. The conference addressed key challenges in disability policy and discussed OECD policy recommendations.

...more...

Providing integrated health and social care for older persons

Books & contributions to books

The book provides an overview on European approaches towards integrated social and health care services and policies; furthermore, it provides indicators for successful approaches and models of good practice to overcome the "social-health-divide".

...more...

2003

Understanding social inclusion in a larger Europe. An open debate

Books & contributions to books

Since 2001, all EU Member States developed bi-annual National Action Plans for Combating Poverty and Social Exclusion (NAPincl). The EU indicators in the field of poverty and social exclusion monitor the achievements of these National Action Plans.

...more...