After the Golden Age? Welfare State Dilemmas in a Global Economy
PART ONE: DECLINE OR RENEWAL IN THE ADVANCED WELFARE STATES?
John D Stephens
The Scandinavian Welfare States
Achievements, Crisis and Prospects
Welfare States without Work
The Impasse of Labour Shedding and Familialism in Continental European Social Policy
Francis G Castles
Needs-Based Strategies of Social Protection in Australia and New Zealand
When Markets Fail
Social Welfare in Canada and the United States
PART TWO: EMERGING NEW WELFARE STATES?
Options for Social Policy in Latin America
Neoliberal versus Social Democratic Models
Roger Goodman and Ito Peng
The East Asian Welfare States
Peripatetic Learning, Adaptive Change and Nation-Building
Social Protection in Central and Eastern Europe
A Tale of Slipping Anchors and Torn Safety Nets
Positive-Sum Solutions in a World of Trade-Offs?