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dc.contributor.authorSchmitt, Carinaen_US
dc.contributor.authorObinger, Herberten_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-07-19en_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-07-20T12:50:07Z-
dc.date.available2012-07-20T12:50:07Z-
dc.date.issued2012en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/59997-
dc.description.abstractFor many years, comparative welfare state research has been afflicted with a sort of methodological nationalism in the sense that countries were treated as independent units. In line with the recent spatial turn in comparative public policy studies, this paper examines with regard to three welfare state programmes whether, in the postwar period, the provision of social rights in 18 Western democracies was shaped by benefit generosity in other countries. We show that diffusion is present but varies by programme and over time. Rather surprisingly, we find that policy diffusion was particularly relevant during the Golden Age.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherZentrum für Sozialpolitik, Univ. Bremen Bremenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesZeS-Arbeitspapier 02/2012en_US
dc.subject.ddc300en_US
dc.titlePolicy diffusion and social rights in advanced democracies 1960-2000en_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn719798272en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US
dc.identifier.repecRePEc:zbw:zeswps:022012-
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