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1. globalization and the welfare state

Most scholarly investigations do not support the often heard claim that globalization impairs the welfare state: observed cuts in welfare programmes appear ...

By Heinrich W. Ursprung. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Beveridge, William Henry (1879–1963)

Beveridge is chiefly remembered as a social and administrative reformer, whose Social Insurance and Allied Services (1942) set out the basic principles ...

By Jose Harris. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. international migration

The resurgence of large-scale immigration in many countries has stimulated a great deal of research on many aspects of the economics of immigration. A ...

By George J. Borjas. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. fertility in developed countries

After completing the first demographic transition, developed countries experienced a fertility boom in the post-Second World War period. However, after ...

By Alicia Adsera. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. regulation

‘Régulation’ theory analyses the long-term transformation in capitalist economies and their consequences for growth patterns and cyclical adjustments. ...

By Robert Boyer. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. liberalism and economics

Liberalism is the theory and practice of reforms which has inspired two centuries of modern history. It grew out of the English Revolutions of the 17th ...

By Ralf Dahrendorf. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. exit and voice

Exit and voice are alternative responses to an unsatisfactory relationship: exit is the withdrawal from it, voice is the attempt to improve it through ...

By Albert O. Hirschman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. German reunification, economics of

German reunification in 1990 posed the challenge of introducing markets to an economy with none. For citizens of the formerly Communist East Germany, ...

By Jennifer Hunt. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. Ramsey model

Frank Plumpton Ramsey died at the age of 26 after making brilliant contributions to philosophy mathematical logic, and, of course, economics. His two ...

By David M. Newbery. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. social democracy

Social democracy refers to a political theory, a social movement or a society that aims to achieve the egalitarian objectives of socialism while remaining ...

By Ben Jackson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008