Social investment in East Asia

Monday, July 14, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: F203
RC19 Sociology of Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Bruno PALIER, Sciences Po, France
Social Investment Strategy in Japan: A Failed Attempt? (Oral Presentation)
Mari MIURA, Sophia University, Japan; Eriko HAMADA, Sophia University, Japan

Uncomfortable Compromise Between Developmentalism and Welfarism?: Politics of Social Investment in South Korea (Oral Presentation)
Young Jun CHOI, Korea University, South Korea; Moo-Kwon CHUNG, Yonsei University, South Korea; Jiyeun CHANG, Korea Labour Institute, South Korea

Incorporating the Social Investment Element into East-Asian Productivist Welfare System: Path Dependence or Path Breaking? (Oral Presentation)
Peter Jen-Der JEN-DER LUE, National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan