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Publications

Results of the programme have been published by Oxford University Press as part of a book series based on the Anglo-German Foundation initiative Creating Sustainable Growth in Europe:

Clasen, J. (ed.) (2011) Converging Worlds of Welfare? British and German Social Policy in the 21st Century, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Final Report, October 2009 (English)

Final Report Summary, October 2009 (German) 

Midterm Report, December 2007

 

Project I

Publications

Leitner, S. (2008) Paradigmenwechsel in der Familienpolitik: Warum wir endlich bekommen haben, was wir schon lange brauchen. Ein Review-Essay. In: Zeitschrift fuer Sozialreform, 54 (2), 209-219.

Leitner, S. (ed.) (2010) Investing in Children: Deutschland und England im Vergleich. Dokumentation der gleichnamigen Fachtagung vom 26./27. Maerz in Koeln, Sonderheft der Zeitschrift Sozialer Fortschrift, 59 (4).

Seeleib-Kaiser, M. and Fleckenstein, T. (2009) The Political Economy of Occupational Family Policies: Comparing Workplaces in Britain and Germany. In: British Journal of Industrial Relations, 47 (4), 741-764.

Rueling, A. (2008) The gateway of education and famliy policy. Intermediate report: Paradigmatic shift in the political discourses on childcare for children under the age of three? A comparative study of recent political discourses in England and Germany.

Rueling, A. (2008) Re-framing of childcare in Germany and England. From a private responsibility to an economic necessity, csge research paper.


Presentations

Daly, M. (2007) Supporting Parents in Europe, presentation to EUROCHILD Seminar Children in Northern Ireland,  Belfast, 26-27 April 2007.

Daly, M. (2007) European Developments in Regard to Families and Children, keynote presentation to annual meeting of Parenting Forum Northern Ireland, Belfast, 15 October 2007.

Leitner, S. (2007) Local Pacts for the Family: Expanding Child Care by Renewing Local Governance? Presentation at the conference Governance and Local Social Policy, University of Hamburg, 2-3 March 2007.

Rueling, A. (2007): The Gateway of Family and Education Policy. Poster presentation at the conference Governance and Local Social Policy, University of Hamburg, 2-3 March 2007.

Rueling, A. (2007) Traditionalisation traps in German Family Policy: Experiences of shared parenting German couples. Presentation at the International Conference Engendering Polity and Politics: International comparative challenges and perspectives, Manchester University, 21-22 June 2007.

Seeleib-Kaiser, M. (2007) Welfare State Transformations in Comparative Perspective: Shifting Boundaries of Public and Private Social Policy? Political Studies Association, Annual Conference, Bath University, 12 April 2007.

Seeleib-Kaiser, M. (2007) Family Policies in Britain and Germany Innovative Ways of Coping with Old and New Challenges: Enterprises as Actors of Family Policy? Presentation at the Mid-Term Conference of the Anglo-German Foundation Conference on Creating Sustainable Growth in Europe, Berlin, Nov. 29-30, 2007.

Seeleib-Kaiser, M. (2007): Family Policies in Britain and Germany. Innovative Ways of Coping with Old and New Challenges: Enterprises as Actors of Family Policy? Paper prepared for presentation at the Mid-Term Conference of the Anglo-German Foundation Conference on Creating Sustainable Growth in Europe, Berlin, Nov. 29-30, 2007.

Within the area of the project

Publications

Daly, M. (ed.) (2007) Parenting in Contemporary Europe: A positive approach, Strasbourg: Council of Europe. 

Boelcke, I. , Juettner, A.-K., Kabisch, A., Leitner, S., Palandt, A.-S. and Reinke, J. (2008) Vereinbarkeit von Familie und Beruf in Goettingen. Ergebnisse aus einem Lehrforschungsprojekt in Zusammenarbeit mit dem lokalen Buendnis fuer Familie. In: Theorie und Praxis der sozialen Arbeit, 59 (1), 27-35.

Leitner, S. (2007) Vorfahrt fuer Familie? Zur Familienpolitik der großen Koalition in Deutschland. In: Intervention, 4 (1), 22-27.

Leitner, S. (2008) Oekonomische Funktionalitaet der Familienpolitik oder familienpolitische Funktionalisierung der Oekonomie. In: A. Evers and R. Heinze (eds.), Sozialpolitik: Oekonomisierung und Entgrenzung, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag fuer Sozialwissenschaften, 67-82.

Leitner, S., Ostner, I. and Schmitt, C. (2008) Family Policies in Germany. In: I. Ostner and C. Schmitt (eds.), Family Policies in the Context of Family Change. The Nordic Countries in Comparative Perspective, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag fuer Sozialwissenschaften, 175-202.

Rueling, A. (2007) Vereinbarkeit von Familie und Beruf und die Gleichstellung der Geschlechter im europaeischen Vergleich. In: WSI-Mitteilungen, 10, 538-545.

Rueling, A. and Kassner, K. (2007) Familienpolitik aus der Gleichstellungsperpektive. Ein europaeischer Vergleich. Eine Expertise im Auftrag der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Forum Politik und Gesellschaft, Berlin.

Presentations

Leitner, S. (2006) Zur Oekonomischen (Dys-)Funktionalitaet von Familienpolitik, Presentation at the Annual Conference of the German Sociological Association, University of Kassel, 13 October 2006.

Seeleib-Kaiser, M., Fleckenstein, T. and Saunders, A. (2007) Varieties of Capitalism and Converging Family Policies: Comparing Britain and Germany since the 1990s. Presentation at the 2007 SASE Annual Meeting, 28-30 June 2007, Copenhagen.

Seeleib-Kaiser, M., Fleckenstein, T. and Saunders, A. (2007) Varieties of Capitalism and Converging Family Policies: Comparing Britain and Germany since the 1990s. Poster Presentation at the 2007 APSA Annual Meeting, 30 August 2 September, Chicago.

Project II

Publications

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2008) Politically dominant but socially flawed: projected pension levels for citizens at risk in six European multi-pillar pensions systems. In: M. Seeleib-Kaiser (ed.): Welfare State Transformations: Comparative Perspectives, London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2009) Social rights, social justice and pension outcomes in four multi-pillar systems. In: Journal of Comparative Social Welfare, 5 (2), 127-139.

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2009) The politics of occupational pension reform in Britain and the Netherlands: the power of market discipline in liberal and corporatist regimes. In: West European Politics, 32 (3), 586-610.

Meyer, T. and Bridgen, P. (2008) Class, Gender and Chance: the social division of welfare and British occupational pensions. In: Ageing and Society, 28 (3), 353-381.


Presentations

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2007) The new pensions orthodoxy and citizens at risk. Paper presented at the ESPAnet Annual Conference, Vienna. Also presented at the British Social Policy Association Conference, Birmingham, July 2007; and presented as invited paper at the departmental seminar of Social and Policy Science, University of Bath, December 2007.

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2007) Unlikely Alliances in liberal regimes: employers, occupational welfare and the state. Paper presented at the ESPAnet Annual Conference, Vienna.

Bridgen, P. and Meyer, T. (2008) Non-state actors and changing pension regimes: Britain and Germany compared. Paper presented as part of the Panel Labor Markets and Social Protection in Europe at the Council for European Studies Annual Conference in Chicago.

Willert, M. (2007) Privatisierung der Alterssicherung in Deutschland und Großbritannien: Wandel wohlfahrtsstaatlicher Stratifizierung? Presentation at the Tagung der DVPW-Sektion Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft, Ad hoc Gruppe Vergleichende Wohlfahrtsstaatsforschung, Delmenhorst.

Willert, M. (2007) Alterssicherung von Frauen - ein europaeischer Vergleich. Presentation at the conference Old Age Pensions in Comparative Perspective, held by the Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund, Erkner.

Willert, M. (2007) Individualisierung der Alterssicherung in Deutschland?. Presentation at 3rd Ver.di-Conference on Women's Old Age Protection, Berlin.

Willert, M. (2007) Die Auswirkungen der Rentenpolitik auf die soziale Sicherung der Frauen im europaeischen Vergleich. Annual summit of the Fachausschuss Sozialpolitik des Deutschen LandFrauenverbandes.

 

Within the area of the project:

Books

Meyer, T., Bridgen, P. and Riedmueller, B. (eds.) (2007) Private Pensions versus Social Inclusion? Non-state Arrangements for Citizens at Risk in Europe, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.
 

Project III

Publications

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2008) Solidaritaet wird an Gegenleistung geknuepft - Zur Inklusionsbereitschaft der Deutschen gegenueber Zuwanderern. In: Informationsdienst Soziale Indikatoren (ISI), 39, 12-15.

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2009) Migration and Welfare State Solidarity in Western Europe. In: Journal of European Social Policy, 19 (3), 213-229.

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2009) Ethnische Diversitaet und wohlfahrtspolitische Legitimation in Europa. In: Wohlfahrtsstaatlichkeit in entwickelten Demokratien. Herausforderungen, Reformen, Perspektiven, H. Obinger and E. Rieger (eds.), Frankfurt/New York: Campus, 191-216.

Sachweh, P., Burkhardt, C. and Mau, S. (2009) Wandel und Reform des deutschen Sozialstaats aus der Sicht der Bevoelkerung. In: WSI-Mitteilungen, 62 (11), 612-618.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2008) The New Welfare Settlement in Europe. In: European Societies, 10 (1) 3-24.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Social Investment in Europe. In: Social Investment and the Future of Social Policy in Korea, Yeon-Myung Kim (ed.), Sharing House Nanum Press.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) The Future of the European Social Model. In: Social Europe, Paul Hunter (ed.), Smith Institute, London.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) European Welfare Reforms: The Social Investment Welfare State. In: Social Policy at a Crossroad,  Sang-Hyop Lee, Andrew Mason, and Kwangeon Sul (eds.), Seoul: KDI Press.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) The new regulatory state in the UK. In: Regulating the Welfare State, L. Leisering and D. Mabbett (eds.), Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Reframing Social Citizenship, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Taylor-Gooby, P. and Martin, R. (2008) Sympathy for the poor, or why New Labour does good by stealth. In: British Social Attitudes: the 24th Report, Alison Park et al. (eds), London: Natcen.

Taylor-Gooby, P. and Mitton, L. (2009) Much noise, little progress: the UK experience of privatisation. In: Social Policy Puzzles: Reconsidering the Public-Private Dichotomy for Health and Pension Policies, D. BÉland and B. Gran (eds), Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 147-168.

 

Presentations

Burkhardt, C. (2008) Migration and Welfare State Solidarity in Europe. The 2008 Ratio Colloquium 'The Economics and Politics of Institutional Change', August 21-23, Stockholm, Sweden.

Mau, S. (2007) Ethnic diversity and welfare state solidarity in Europe. AGF midpoint Conference 2007, 29 - 30 November, Berlin.

Mau, S. (2007) Ethnic diversity and welfare state solidarity in Europe. Paper prepared for the AGF midpoint Conference 2007, 29 - 30 November, Berlin.  

Mau, S. (2007) Mitgliedschaftsraeume, wohlfahrtsstaatliche Solidaritaet und Migration. Workshop Metamorphosen des Wohlfahrtsstaates. Interessen und Institutionen, Mannheimer Zentrum fuer Europaeische Sozialforschung (MZES), March 1st/2nd 2007.

Mau, S. (2007) Challenging Boundaries: Immigration and the Welfare State in Europe. 3rd ESPAnet Summer School The Territorial Dimension of Social Policies, 10 - 15 September, University of Urbino.

Mau, S. (2008) Migration and welfare state solidarity. International and Interdisciplinary Seminars, Graduate School in Social, Economic & Political Sciences, Universita degli studi di Milano, April 18th.

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2007) Ethnic heterogenization and welfare state solidarity in Europe. ESPAnet Conference 2007, 20 - 22 September, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Austria.

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2008) Wir ohne sie? Zuwanderung und die Ressourcen wohlfahrtsstaatlicher Solidaritaet. Zonen der (Un-)Sicherheit - Wohlfahrtsstaat - Migration. Plenum der Sektionen Migration und ethnische Minderheiten, Soziale Ungleichheit und Sozialstrukturanalyse, Sozialpolitik. 34. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft fuer Soziologie. Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena, October 6-10.

Mau, S. and Burkhardt, C. (2009) Challenges of Ethnic Diversity. Results from a qualitative study. Final conference of the Anglo-German Foundation research programme 'Sustainable welfare and sustainable growth towards a new social settlement in Germany and the United Kingdom?', 3-4 April 2009, University of Edinburgh, UK.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2007) How would you convince an economist that rational actor policies destroy social cohesion? Invited keynote address, Social Policy Association annual conference, Birmingham, 23 July 2007.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2007) Trust and welfare state reform: practical gains versus political sustainability. Voluntary Social Services Network, University of Birmingham, 28 November 2007.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Political Legitimacy and the New Welfare Citizenship. SPA Annual Conference, University of Edinburgh, 29 June.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Fairness and Equality in Germany and the UK. AGF Programme Final Conference, University of Edinburgh, 3 April.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Welfare state and Political Legitimacy. University of Nottingham, 4 March.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Fairness and Equality  in Germany and the UK, University of Oxford, 3 March.


 

Within the area of the project:

Books

Mau, S. and Veghte, B. (eds.) (2007): Justice, Legitimacy, and the Welfare State, London: Ashgate.

Book chapters

Liebig, S. and Mau, S. (2007) When is a taxation system just? Attitudes towards general taxation principles and towards the justice of ones own tax burden. In: Justice, Legitimacy, and the Welfare State, S. Mau and B. Veghte (eds.), London: Ashgate.

Mau, S. and Veghte, B. (2007) Introduction: social justice, legitimacy and the welfare state. In: Justice, Legitimacy, and the Welfare State, S. Mau and B. Veghte (eds.), London: Ashgate.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2007) Social policy as social investment. In: Issues on Developmental Social Policy in China, J. Midgely (ed.), Beijing: Chinese Labour and Social Security Publishing House.

Articles

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2008) Choice and values: individualized rational action and social goals. In: Journal of Social Policy, 37 (2), 1-19.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (forthcoming) Prevention and integration: rational actors and state welfare. In: International Journal on Social Quality.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2008) Trust and welfare state reform: the example of the NHS. In: Social Policy and Administration, 42 (3), 288-306.

Presentations

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2007) Framing choices and governing risks. Sociology of Risk and Uncertainty Group, University of Glasgow, 4 September.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2007) Social risks and the logic of welfare state reform. SCARR conference on Risk and Rationalities, Queens College Cambridge, 29 March.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Gaining Public Trust in Social Policy. Central Policy Unit, Hong Kong, 5 January.

Taylor-Gooby, P. (2009) Current developments in European Social Policy. Civil Service Training and Development Institute, Hong Kong, 8 January.