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Social Housing and Social Innovation: Remarks for Future Policies and Practices

  • Nadia CarusoEmail author
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Abstract

In the conclusions the author summarises the various elements of the Italian context and of the case study, giving some reflections regarding social housing in Italy and its future perspectives. The austerity policy has strong and immediate effects on the current situation and its evolution. The concept of social innovation is also discussed considering the international debate and its recent applications to welfare innovations (European research projects).

Keywords

Social housing Housing policies Social innovation Europe Italy Welfare state restructuring Financial crisis Rescaling of social policies 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DIST—Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and PlanningPolitecnico di TorinoTurinItaly

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