|aThe OECD and European welfare states /|cedited by Klaus Armingeon and Michelle Beyeler.
|aOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and European welfare states
|aCheltenham, UK :|bEdward Elgar,|cc2004.
|axi, 253 p. ;|c24 cm.
|aGlobalization and welfare
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aIntroduction : a comparative study of the OECD and European welfare states / Michelle Beyeler -- Multilateral surveillance and the OECD : playing the idea game / Martin Marcussen -- The OECD as a scientific authority? The OECD's influence on Danish welfare policies / Lars Bo Kasperson and Maria Svaneborg -- Finland : considering OECD guidelines but within national institutional settings / Pekka Kosonen -- Norway : an amenable member of the OECD / Nanna Kildal and Stein Kuhnle -- International organisations and welfare states at odds? The case of Sweden / Eero Carroll -- Belgium : increasing critique by the OECD / Philippe Pochet -- France : moving reluctantly in the OECD's direction / Marina Serr歋 and Bruno Palier -- The Netherlands : how OECD ideas are slowly creeping in / Harmen Binnema -- Too many rivals? The OECD's influence on German welfare policies / Reimut Zohln鋌fer and Jan Zutavern -- Little contention : Switzerland and the OECD / Klaus Armingeon and Michelle Beyeler -- OECD views on Greek welfare : not European enough / Blanca Ananiadis -- Italy's adaptation under external pressures : whose influence? / Fabio Bertozzi and Paolo Graziano -- The OECD and the reformulation of Spanish social policy : a combined search for expansion and rationalisation / Santiago 槎lvarez and Ana M. Guill歋n -- Mutual admiration? OECD advice to the UK / Nick Manning -- Ireland : disinterested commentary, but how effective? / S歋amus 槄 Cinn歋ide and Paul Ryan -- OECD and national welfare state development / Klaus Armingeon.
|aOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.