Demography and welfare in selected European countries: towards a European Union welfare state?

D'Angeli, Valerio (A.A. 2021/2022) Demography and welfare in selected European countries: towards a European Union welfare state? Tesi di Laurea in Demography and social challenges, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Maria Rita Testa, pp. 179. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Welfare state: features, evolution, and current challenges. What is the welfare state? General features. Welfare state: origin and evolution. Current challenges of the welfare state. The increasing pressure of population ageing on public finances: challenges and reforms in the pension system and in the healthcare in Ireland, Denmark, Germany, and Italy. How did Europe arrive to the ageing of the population? Short European Union’s population profile. Ireland. Denmark. Germany. Italy. Migration: a nuanced subject: how to coordinate social and labour market integration in European welfare states and the fiscal impact of inflows. EU: general outlook. Europe’s problems with the new generations: no children nor work for young people: how different welfare models respond to the crisis hitting the youth. The situation of the young generation in the old continent. Can the European Union convert into a supra-national welfare state? Analysis on the current situation and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The role of the European Union on the pension system: the EIOPA and the European civil society. The construction of a European health Union. EU action plan on integration and inclusion: how to make migrants part of the European society. European legislation on maternity and parental leaves. The reinforced youth guarantee, the European youth initiative, and the strategy for apprenticeships and traineeships: what the EU is doing to protect young employment opportunities. Are the European pillar of social rights and the SURE programme the first signals for an EU welfare state?


Bibliografia: pp. 155-167.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-52)
Chair: Demography and social challenges
Thesis Supervisor: Testa, Maria Rita
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Giordano, Alfonso
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2023 08:36
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2023 08:36


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