The activation dilemma : Reconciling the fairness and effectiveness of minimum income schemes in Europe. (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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The activation dilemma : Reconciling the fairness and effectiveness of minimum income schemes in Europe.

Author: Amilcar Moreira
Publisher: Bistol : Policy Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The activation of social welfare recipients has been, and still is, a central issue in the development of social and employment policies in Europe. This ambitious book explores the employment effectiveness of Guaranteed Minimum Income (GMI) schemes, and provides the first comprehensive examination of its dependency on how the rights and obligations of the recipients are defined. The book argues that the right to a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amilcar Moreira
ISBN: 9781847420466 184742046X
OCLC Number: 475417888
Description: 155 s
Contents: Introduction; The right to a minimum income: between Mead and Van Parijs; Justifying a minimum income guarantee: the right to personal development; The activation dilemma: a comparative study; Measuring respect for the right to personal development; The employment effectiveness of minimum income schemes; The employment effectiveness of minimum income schemes and their respect for the right to personal development; Conclusion.

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