Economic Reforms and Welfare Systems in the USSR, Poland and Hungary

Social Contract in Transformation

  • Jan Adam

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Jan Adam
    Pages 1-25
  3. Janet G. Chapman
    Pages 26-51
  4. Murray Feshbach, Ann Rubin
    Pages 68-84
  5. Zbigniew M. Fallenbuchl
    Pages 110-131
  6. Zsuzsa Ferge
    Pages 132-155
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 177-182

About this book


The contributors to this volume analyze the rise of the socialist welfare system, its advantages and disadvantages. The main focus of the volume is the analysis of the changes carried out and also those expected in the welfare system in the USSR, Poland and Hungary as a result of economic reforms.


employment Policy reforms social policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Jan Adam
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of CalgaryCanada

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