Sökning: "welfare retrenchment"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade orden welfare retrenchment.
- Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Sammanfattning : In recent decades, there has been a considerable expansion of citizen participation in protests and voluntary advocacy groups. To analyze this development, the social movement literature and the interest group literature have emerged. LÄS MER
2. Contentious countrysides social movements reworking and resisting public healthcare restructuring in rural SwedenDetta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet
Sammanfattning : The broader aim of this thesis is to contribute to the understanding of the production and reproduction of spatial inequalities following from the restructuring of the public healthcare system. More specifically, by analyzing the contention around healthcare restructuring related to two cases spanning a longer period in northern Sweden, I aim to investigate the changing conditions for healthcare provision in rural and sparsely populated areas, and I explore the forms of collective action that local people engage in to sustain the access to healthcare, as well as how state authorities’ attitudes towards such collective action have shifted. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Sociologiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : This study applies a macro-comparative and institutional approach to the study of incentive structures, determinants and outcomes of legislated parental leave benefits. Parental leave is defined as all benefits directed to mothers, fathers or both parents to facilitate parental childcare during the early post-natal period. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Lund University
Sammanfattning : The unemployed in Sweden today have to relate to several types of benefit schemes. Apart from the public unemployment insurance program, different workplaces are covered by different complementary benefit arrangements regulated by collective agreements between employer and union organizations. LÄS MER
5. Emergence and structuring of social insurance institutions : comparative studies on social policy and unemployment insuranceDetta är en avhandling från Stockholm : The Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University
Sammanfattning : The Strengths and Limits of Generalizing Theory inAccounting for Comparative Welfare State Development: An IntroductoryEssay. This essay discusses some central theoretical, empirical and inferentialproblems in comparative welfare state research, and summates the results ofstudies pursued here. Frontiers for further research are indicated. LÄS MER