10. Welfare-states

  • The legacy of early modern states. Cameralism and Polizeiwissenschaft.
  • Classification of welfare states.
  • The welfare state and globalization.
  • The Swedish model and welfare state chauvinism.

Readings:

Additional readings:

  • Dominique Anxo, “Towards an active and integrated life course policy: the Swedish experience,” The Welfare-State and Life Transitions, eds. Dominique Anxo, Gerhard Bosch, Jill Rubery. Edward Elgar, 2010.
  • Dani Rodrik, “Why Do More Open Economies Have Bigger Governments?Journal of Political Economy 106, no. 5 (October 1998): 997.