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Published: 26 October 2016

208 Pages | 20 black & white illustrations, 35 tables

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526107305

Bookseller Code (06)

The economics of disability

Insights from Irish research

First Edition

Edited by John Cullinan and Seán Lyons
Edited by Brian Nolan

Published by Manchester University Press

Irish Society MUP

  • 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
  • It will serve as a useful and up-to-date resource for policymakers, advocates, researchers, academics and students, across a range of disciplines
  • 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

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