17.156 Welfare and Capitalism in Western Europe
Considers theoretical models that attempt to capture the distinct paradigms of capitalism and welfare regimes prevalent in Western European economies. Analyzes content and processes of contemporary changes in the political economy and social policy - from a broad view of the challenges, to closer inquiry into specific reforms. Includes a theoretical discussion of how change occurs and trajectories of development.
This class has no prerequisites.
17.156 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by K. Thelen.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.
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