Essays about: "welfare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1317 essays containing the word welfare.

  1. 1. ”GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME?” A study of cluster professionals’ views on the cluster policies’ support to the EU’s concept of “Innovation Union”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ulrike Firniss; [2018-11-01]
    Keywords : Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda; Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda;

    Abstract : This research inquires how EU’s Cluster Policies support the EU’s concept of an ‘Innovation Union’ by asking cluster professionals. The EU needs innovation to maintain today’s level of welfare. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social exclusion and discrimination of vulnerable EU migrants Comparative Analysis From the Perspective of Third Sector Organisations in Gothenburg and Copenhagen Master’s Programme

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Lilja Sif Thorisdottir; [2018-10-15]
    Keywords : Vulnerable EU migrants; Third Sector Organisations; Social Citizenship; Social Exclusion Inclusion; Discrimination;

    Abstract : After the EU enlargements in 2004 and 2007, an increased migration has occurred within theEU borders. The right to free movement has made mobility possible within the Member Stateswithout any resident permit. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gender peer effects in doctoral education: Evidence from Sweden*

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Lundin; [2018-10-08]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  4. 4. ON THE SWEDISH SOCIAL INSURANCE AGENCY AND ITS APPROACH TO DIVERSITY: A Study of Social Inclusion and Diversity in the Swedish Social Insurance System (SSIA)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mattias Lagerstrand; [2018-10-05]
    Keywords : Swedish social security agency; equal provision; diversity; diversification of diversity; superdiversity; welfare provision; linguistic diversity; migrant networks; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Previous research has shown that the study of diversity need to account for variables other than ethnicity and nationality in order to provide more nuanced findings of the local diversity of experiences also on the basis of e.g. age, gender, migration status and linguistic diversity. READ MORE

  5. 5. LESS IS MORE, OR MORE IS A MUST? A study on how European cross-sectorial social partners navigate when advocating their position on platform work.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Stina Hamberg; [2018-09-27]
    Keywords : platform work; social partners; ETUC; BUSINESSEUROPE; EU; legitimacy; digitalisation;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at examining how cross industrial social partners seek legitimacy in a Europeancontext; a context defined by a patchwork of welfare regimes where the same kind of actors can cometo contradictory solutions to the same problem. In focus are the European Trade Union Confederation(ETUC) and BUSINESSEUROPE (BE), and how they balance between claims on the social good andtheir own interest as an advocacy group while acting on a labour market, shaped by digitalisation andstructural transformation. READ MORE