The Politics and Policies of Social Investment in Europe

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: F204
RC19 Sociology of Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Bruno PALIER, Sciences Po, France and John D. STEPHENS, University of North Carolina, USA
Disambiguating and Re-Conceptualizing Social Investment (Oral Presentation)
Nathalie MOREL, Sciences po, France; Joakim PALME, University of Uppsala, Sweden

Different Paths of Family Policy Modernization in Continental Welfare States (Oral Presentation)
Silja HÄUSERMANN, university of Zurich, Switzerland; Christine ZOLLINGER, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Social Investment Policies in Times of Permanent Austerity (Oral Presentation)
Giuliano BONOLI, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

What Are the Opportunities for Social Investment in the Continental European Welfare States ? (Oral Presentation)
Bruno PALIER, Sciences Po, France; Anton HEMERIJCK, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands