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Author Fine, Ben
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Draft Discussion Please Quote ♦ Author Written Permission ♦ Social Policy ♦ Current Crisis ♦ Programme-specific Approach ♦ Unrisd Conference ♦ Recent Development ♦ Welfare State ♦ Minimal Intervention Relative ♦ Early Evidence
Abstract Recent developments in social policy under neo-liberalism have been driven by the requirements of, and responses to the dysfunctions of, financialisation. Whilst the current crisis has undermined the legitimacy of neo-liberalism, shifts in social policy will require a combination of greater resources and commitment to programme-specific approaches that are geared towards creation of some form of (developmental) welfare state. Otherwise, early evidence from response to the crisis suggests minimal intervention relative to need and continuing subordination to the imperatives of financialisation. Presented at the UNRISD conference on the
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Publisher Date 2009-01-01