RC19 Open Session 1

Monday, 16 July 2018: 19:30-20:50
RC19 Sociology of Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (host committee)

Language: English

The Research Committee on Poverty, Social Welfare and Social Policy (RC19) brings together an active and lively community from different fields of social sciences. The purpose is to promote theoretically grounded empirical research on: the sources and character of social problems; the planning and administration of social programs; and more generally, public policies and intervention strategies aimed at alleviating social problems and influencing the society. 
Session Organizer:
Timo FLECKENSTEIN, London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Oral Presentations
Varieties of Liberalism? A Comparative Analysis of Family Policy & Poverty Outcomes across the 50 United States
Rosa VON GLEICHEN, University of Oxford, United Kingdom; Zachary PAROLIN, Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy, University of Antwerp, Belgium