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European Employment Models in Flux [electronic resource] : A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European Countries.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780230223554Publication details: New York : Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2009.ISBN:
  • 9780230237001
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: European Employment Models in Flux : A Comparison of Institutional Change in Nine European CountriesDDC classification:
  • 331.12094
LOC classification:
  • HD5764.A6E834 2009
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Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1 European Employment Models in Flux: Pressures for Change and Prospects for Survival and Revitalization; 2 Revisiting the UK Model: From Basket Case to Success Story and Back Again?; 3 The Swedish Model: Revival after the Turbulent 1990s?; 4 From the 'Sick Man' to the 'Overhauled Engine' of Europe? Upheaval in the German Model; 5 Is Institutional Continuity Masking a Creeping Paradigm Shift in the Austrian Social Model?; 6 Crisis of the Post-Transition Hungarian Model
7 Capitalizing on Variety: Risks and Opportunities in a New French Social Model8 Continuity and Change in the Italian Model; 9 From a State-Led Familistic to a Liberal, Partly De-familialized Capitalism: The Difficult Transition of the Greek Model; 10 The Transformation of the Employment System in Spain: Towards a Mediterranean Neoliberalism?; Index;
Summary: A new contribution to the debate on the evolution of European employment and social models. These models need to adjust to meet new challenges, including globalization, ageing societies, and new governance approaches at national, EU and international level. This book explores these issues through the experiences of nine EU countries.
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Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1 European Employment Models in Flux: Pressures for Change and Prospects for Survival and Revitalization; 2 Revisiting the UK Model: From Basket Case to Success Story and Back Again?; 3 The Swedish Model: Revival after the Turbulent 1990s?; 4 From the 'Sick Man' to the 'Overhauled Engine' of Europe? Upheaval in the German Model; 5 Is Institutional Continuity Masking a Creeping Paradigm Shift in the Austrian Social Model?; 6 Crisis of the Post-Transition Hungarian Model

7 Capitalizing on Variety: Risks and Opportunities in a New French Social Model8 Continuity and Change in the Italian Model; 9 From a State-Led Familistic to a Liberal, Partly De-familialized Capitalism: The Difficult Transition of the Greek Model; 10 The Transformation of the Employment System in Spain: Towards a Mediterranean Neoliberalism?; Index;

A new contribution to the debate on the evolution of European employment and social models. These models need to adjust to meet new challenges, including globalization, ageing societies, and new governance approaches at national, EU and international level. This book explores these issues through the experiences of nine EU countries.