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The comparative political economy of the welfare state / Thomas Janoski, Alexander M. Hicks
Bib ID 1934593
Format BookBook
Janoski, Thomas
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Description Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1994 
xvi, 395 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521434734 (hardback)
0521436028 (paperback)

Cambridge studies in comparative politics.

Full contents
  • 1. Methodological innovations in comparative political economy: an introduction / Thomas Janoski and Alexander M. Hicks
  • Pt. I. Time-Series Analysis. 2. Introduction to time-series analysis / Thomas Janoski and Larry W. Isaac. 3. Direct state intervention in the labor market: the explanation of active labor market policy from 1950 to 1988 in social democratic, conservative, and liberal regimes / Thomas Janoski. 4. Quality of quantity in comparative/historical analysis: temporally changing wage labor regimes in the United States and Sweden / Larry W. Isaac, Susan M. Carlson and Mary P. Mathis. 5. The politics of public and private investment in Britain / John R. Freeman and James E. Alt
  • Pt. II. Pooled Time-Series and Cross-Sectional Analysis. 6. Introduction to pooling / Alexander M. Hicks. 7. The social democratic corporatist model of economic performance in short- and medium-run perspective / Alexander M. Hicks.
  • 8. National variation in the fortunes of labor: a pooled and cross-sectional analysis of the impact of economic crisis in the advanced capitalist nations / Philip J. O'Connell
  • Pt. III. Event History Analysis. 9. Introduction to event history methods / David Strang. 10. Welfare state development in a world system context: event history analysis of first social insurance legislation among 60 countries, 1880-1960 / Chikako Usui. 11. British and French political institutions and the patterning of decolonization / David Strang
  • Pt. IV. Boolean Analysis. 12. Introduction to qualitative comparative analysis / Charles C. Ragin. 13. A qualitative comparative analysis of pension systems / Charles C. Ragin. 14. The politics of social security: on regressions, qualitative comparisons, and cluster analysis / Olli Kangas. 15. Conclusion: quo vadis political economy? Theory and methodology in the comparative analysis of the welfare state / Thomas Janoski and Alexander M. Hicks.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Subjects Welfare economics.  |  Welfare state.  |  Comparative economics.
Other authors/contributors Hicks, Alexander M


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