Authors Berihun Wagaw , Semhar Negash , Jörg Dittmann , Matthias Drilling (PI)

Contributing institutions
Abstract The concept of the "social investment state" is currently the key concept in the context of the transformation of welfare states in Europe. With the objective of "preparing instead of repairing" (Morel, Palier & Palme 2012, 25), it is a marked counter-project to the neoliberal paradigm. Based on Esping-Anderson’s critique that welfare is provided through a (re)distributive lens of compensations and that the role of educational programmes, an active labour market policy etc. is currently bein... >>