Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2015

208 Pages | 35 Tables, black & white, 20 Line drawings, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719089275

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The Economics of Disability

Insights From Irish Research

edited by John Cullinan, Seán Lyons, and Nolan Brian

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Previous works are either dated, inaccessible to a general readership, and/or narrow in focus. Explores a broad range of issues using up-to-date data and new research
  • Each chapter presents a clear and relatively non-technical treatment of the specific topic under consideration, making it accessible to a greater number of interested readers
  • It incorporates a life cycle perspective on disability, considering issues of specific relevance to children, working-age adults and older people with disabilities
  • It provides a range of empirical evidence that can help improve disability policies, services and supports
  • It provides an important addition to our knowledge and understanding of the economics of disability and fills a significant gap in the international literature

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