Book section icon

Book section

Is there common ground for defining a decent social minimum in Europe?

Abstract:

Without comparable benchmarks, the cross-national monitoring of the adequacy of minimum income schemes is impossible. However, it is not so straightforward to define what comparability means in this context, and how it should be operationalised. In this paper, we explore the possibility of a comparable benchmark for a minimum income starting from the concept of ‘adequate social participation’. At the minimum, comparability would require that people can have a broadly similar understanding of ...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
Department:
Unknown
Role:
Author

Contributors

Role:
Editor
Role:
Editor
Role:
Editor
Publisher:
Hart Publishing Publisher's website
Pages:
93-109
Host title:
Specifying and securing a social minimupm in the battle against poverty
Publication date:
2019-12-26
Source identifiers:
1078192
ISBN:
9781509926022
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:1078192
UUID:
uuid:226a3a4c-bede-48b5-a089-198451dba715
Local pid:
pubs:1078192
Deposit date:
2019-12-17

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP