Essays about: "sweden welfare state"

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  1. 1. SELF-INTEREST OR SOLIDARITY? An examination of rising income inequality’s effect on attitudes toward welfare spending among high- income earners in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Berg Svedberg; [2023-06-29]
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    Abstract : With rising inequality all over the world and simultaneous concern about the economic viability of the welfare state model, research has paid increasing attention to how economic inequality affects public opinion towards welfare policy in developed welfare states. Where earlier results and cross-country comparisons have given contradictory results of this relationship, this paper looks at how attitudes toward welfare spending generosity among income groups in Sweden have developed since 1996 in the context of rising income inequality. READ MORE

  2. 2. WORK TIME REDUCTIONS ON THE DECLINE? How ideas act as hindering mechanisms for social democratic support of work time reductions.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lisa Lindén; [2023-06-20]
    Keywords : Ideas; work time reduction; The Swedish Social Democratic Party SAP ;

    Abstract : The study of ideas as factors affecting political behavior is often accessed by focusing on times of political and economic uncertainty. However, focusing on times of stability and the rigidity that ideas cause in policy processes is less explored. READ MORE

  3. 3. Economic and Sociological Factors of Deaths of Despair in Sweden and Norway: A Regional Panel Data Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Loise Hedberg; [2023]
    Keywords : Panel Data; Suicide; Substance Abuse; Educational Status; Welfare State;

    Abstract : I employ a descriptive study design to examine the relationship between the rate of deaths of despair and higher education, unemployment, gross regional product per capita, divorce, and sex ratios. Aggregate regional data is used. A first analysis is performed in Sweden across age and sex groups. READ MORE

  4. 4. Access to e-health in Swedish healthcare programs for psychological health problems

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper

    Author : Sajid Ali Khan; [2023]
    Keywords : iCBT; e-health; psychological health problems; Swedish healthcare system; Equality; iKBT; e--hälsa; Psykiska hälsoproblem; svensk hälso-och sjukvården; Jämlikhet;

    Abstract : Background: One of society's most pressing social challenges is the state of people's psychological health. Healthcare institutions have adopted e-health due to the noticeable rise in psychological health issues and growing societal reliance on digital technologies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modeling of Healthcare Delivery in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Sabina Dzubur; [2023]
    Keywords : Swedish healthcare; welfare state; primary care; primary health center; model; waiting time; causal loop diagram; quality of care; Svensk sjukvård; välfärdsstat; primärvård; vårdcentral; modell; väntetider; kausaldiagram; vårdkvalitet;

    Abstract : A large part of Swedish medical care is expected to be provided from the primary health centers. However, these centers are experiencing challenges in terms of shortages of personnel, an increased volume of patients, higher workload, increasing queue lengths, and increasing costs. READ MORE