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Welfare in transition

Welfare in transition

a survey of living conditions in Sweden, 1968-1981

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Welfare state.,
    • Sweden -- Social policy.,
    • Sweden -- Economic policy.,
    • Sweden -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert Erikson and Rune Åberg.
      ContributionsErikson, Robert, 1938-, Åberg, Rune, 1942-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN577 .V3313 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 297 p. :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2722922M
      ISBN 100198285167
      LC Control Number86016485

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      Nov 01,  · The Welfare State in Transition book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book by Johnson, NormanRatings: 0. Get this from a library! The welfare state in transition: reforming the Swedish model. [Richard B Freeman; Robert H Topel; Birgitta Swedenborg;] -- In the s and s Sweden won worldwide plaudits for its efforts to gain economic equality for its citizens by offering a more rational and humane form of capitalism than more market-driven.


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The book The Welfare State in Transition: Reforming the Swedish Model, Edited by Richard B. Freeman, Robert H. Topel, and Birgitta Swedenborg is published by University of Chicago Press. Reform of the welfare sector is an important yet difficult challenge for all countries in transition from socialist central planning to market-oriented democracies.

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The future of the welfare state, the theme of this book, is one of the most important social issues of our times.

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Critics of centralized public welfare point to administrative ineptitude and economic problems and urge a pluralistic approach.