Regulating the risk of unemployment : national adaptations to post-industrial labour markets in Europe / Jochen Clasen, Daniel Clegg editors.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
xx, 404 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm


Summary note
'Regulating the Risk of Unemployment' offers a systematic comparative analysis of reforms to unemployment protection systems in European countries since the early 1990s. The volume sheds new light on important changes in a core field of welfare state activity.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [372]-401) and index.
  • Unemployment protection and labour market change in Europe : towards "triple integration?" / Jochen Clasen and Daniel Clegg
  • The United Kingdom : towards a single working-age benefit system / Jochen Clasen
  • France : integration versus dualization / Daniel Clegg
  • Germany : moving towards integration whilst maintaining segmentation / Irene Dingeldey
  • The Netherlands : two tiers for all / Marcel Hoogenboom
  • Belgium : a precursor muddling through? / Johan J. De Deken
  • Switzerland : a latecomer catching up? / Cyrielle Champion
  • Italy : limited adaptation of an atypical system / Matteo Jessoula and Patrik Vesan
  • Spain : fragmented unemployment protection in a segmented labour market / F. Javier Mato
  • Denmark : ambiguous modernization of an inclusive employment protection system / Jørgen Goul Andersen
  • Sweden : ambivalent adjustment / Ola Sjöberg
  • Hungary : fiscal pressures and a rising resentment against the (idle) poor / Anil Duman and Ágota Scharle
  • The Czech Republic : activation, diversification, and marginalization / Tomáš Sirovátka and Ondřej Hora
  • Quantity over quality? : a European comparison of the changing nature of transitions between non-employment and employment / Werner Eichhorst [and others]
  • Tracking caseloads : the changing composition of working-age benefit receipt in Europe / Johan De Deken and Jochen Clasen
  • Active labour market policy in a changing economic context / Giuliano Bonoli
  • The transformation of unemployment protection in Europe / Jochen Clasen and Daniel Clegg.
  • 9780199592296 ((hardcover))
  • 0199592292 ((hardcover))
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