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Institutions, Ideas and Learning in Welfare State Change

Labour Market Reforms in Germany


Part of the New Perspectives in German Political Studies book series (NPG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Timo Fleckenstein
    Pages 1-20
  3. Timo Fleckenstein
    Pages 21-59
  4. Timo Fleckenstein
    Pages 113-135
  5. Timo Fleckenstein
    Pages 179-205
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 206-235

About this book


Investigates the transformation of German labour market policy, showing that Germany has departed from the conservative-corporatist path of welfare, especially with the Hartz Legislation of the Red-Green government.


Government Hartz Institution labor market Policy policy-making reforms transformation

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK

About the authors

TIMO FLECKENSTEIN Lecturer in Social Policy at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. His research interests include the politics of social policy, labour market policy and family policy.

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