2008

Bringing the Jobless into Work?

Experiences with Activation Schemes in Europe and the US

ISBN: 978-3-540-77434-1 (Print) 978-3-540-77435-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-16

    Bringing the Jobless into Work? An Introduction to Activation Policies

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    Pages 17-67

    Activation Policies in Germany: From Status Protection to Basic Income Support

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    Pages 69-120

    The French Strategy against Unemployment: Innovative but Inconsistent

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    Pages 121-159

    The Swiss Road to Activation: Legal Aspects, Implementation and Outcomes

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    Pages 161-220

    Activation as a Socio-Economic and Legal Concept: Laboratorium the Netherlands

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    Pages 221-256

    Making All Persons Work: Modern Danish Labour Market Policies

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    Pages 257-296

    Activation Policies in Sweden: “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed and Something Blue”

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    Pages 297-343

    ‘Employment First’: Activating the British Welfare State

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    Pages 345-414

    Activation from Income Support in the US

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    Pages 415-443

    Does Activation Work?

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    Pages 445-460

    Activation from a Legal Point of View: Concluding Remarks

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 461-473