Essays about: "deservingness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word deservingness.

  1. 1. Bona Fide Indulgence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : David Schmidt; Pim Jan Kastermans; [2021]
    Keywords : Luxury fashion; Second-hand luxury; First-hand luxury; Frugality; Status consumption; Self-authenticity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown self-authenticity to be an important aspect of the consumer experience, especially in luxury consumption. However, previous research has been inconclusive regarding how consumer personality traits interact with self-authenticity in a second-hand luxury consumption context. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strong reciprocal judgments: Differences in approval for welfare provision based on recipient deservingness cues

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Markus Jury; [2020]
    Keywords : Deservingness; Strong Reciprocity; Social Welfare; Redistribution; Public Opinion;

    Abstract : This thesis examines whether simple deservingness cues can shift individual opinion on the provision of welfare to a hypothetical welfare recipient. Using a pre-registered design and analysis plan based on earlier work by Lene Aarøe & Michael Bang Petersen, I conduct an experiment using students recruited by email from the Stockholm School of Economics with one control and two treatment groups. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Welfare State and Attitudes to Free Movement : How does the design of the social insurance system associate with public attitudes towards free movement in receiving EU countries?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johan Olofsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Free movement; the welfare state; earnings-relatedness; labor market competition hypothesis; welfare state chauvinism; deservingness; reciprocity;

    Abstract : The EU is faced with problems related to the unrestricted access to national welfare states of mobile EU workers. These problems are mainly framed by the growing opposition to the free movement of workers. The strongest contributing factor to these negative attitudes has commonly said to be actor-based, i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. Universal Welfare State at Stake? The Changing Political Discourse Regarding Inclusive Welfare for Refugees in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophie Johansson; [2017-12-11]
    Keywords : Sweden; Sverige; welfare state; välfärdsstaten; refugee; flykting; asylum seeker; asylsökande; eu; european union; europeiska unionen; solidarity; solidaritet; togetherness; deservingness; equality; jämställdhet; critical discourse analysis; kritisk diskursanalys; folkhemmet; the Swedish model ; den svenska modellen; inclusion; inklusion; exclusion; exklusion; welfare chauvinism; välfärdschauvinism;

    Abstract : Sweden has for a long time distinguished itself as a major player among few other generous and inclusive welfare states. The Swedish welfare system is characterised by the universal principles based on the idea that all legitimate inhabitants are eligible for welfare support in order to promote overall solidarity among citizens. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sending an Active Message

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Haking; [2017]
    Keywords : Benefit Sanctions; Street-Level Bureaucracy; Discretion; Unemployment; Activity Support; Social Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses how social policy in the form of benefit sanctions targeted at the long-term unemployed is made by case workers within the Swedish Public Employment Agency (Arbetsförmedlingen). Since the 1990s, rising unemployment and fiscal pressures on the welfare states made countries more oriented towards policies of “activation”. READ MORE