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Published: 05 June 2018

208 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198812906

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Immigration and Welfare State Retrenchment

Why the US Experience is not Reflected in Western Europe

Dennis C. Spies

  • Addresses the new progressive dilemma literature and contributes to the debate on welfare state retrenchment in political science
  • Challenges the dominant view of the new progressive dilemma literature and the conclusions on the impact of immigration on welfare policies as drawn by sociology and economics