EUROPEAN PAPERS ON THE NEW WELFARE

The lenghtening of the life-cycle is a key feature, even a revolutionary one, of contemporary society. The European Papers on the New Welfare offer a platform to discuss the origin and the future of this phenomenon, and the economic, cultural and social consequences.

European Papers on the New Welfare, No. 22, 2014

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Aging of Society and New Medical Technology: The Challenge for Health Insurers to Meet the Expectations of Consumers and Governments
Peter Zweifel

Mobilising the Potential of Active Ageing and Silver Economy in European Countries
Asghar Zaidi

 

Itinerary to the Third Age – Special Edition of the European Papers on the New Welfare, No. 18, 2013

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Preface

Introduction: From Limits to Growth to Limitless Growth
- Garry Jacobs & Ivo Šlaus

Chapter 1: From Trieste to Texas

Chapter 2: Glories and disasters in the chemical industry

Chapter 3: The battle for Europe

Chapter 4: In the world of research

Chapter 5: The Club of Rome and the limits to growth

Intermezzo

Chapter 6: Towards the Service Economy

Chapter 7: The Geneva Association (1973 – 2001)

Chapter 8: The Fourth Pillar, To the Conquest of 15 years of life

Chapter 9: An Open Letter to All Those Who Are or Will Be 65

Addendum 1: The Context For The Democratic Revolution Reconceptualising Macro-Economics

Addendum 2: Introductory Notes On New Economic Theory
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Paper No. 17, 2011/2012: Counter-ageing policies

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The multipillar system for health care financing: Thirteen good reasons for open capitalisation funds covering both pension and health care provisions
Fabio Pammolli e Nicola C. Salerno

Dance For Life
Hwa A. Lim

The Global Aging Preparedness Index: A New Tool for Assessing  How Well Prepared Countries are for Global Aging
Richard Jackson

Active Ageing: What differential experiences across EU countries?
Asghar Zaidi and Eszter Zolyomi

 

Paper No. 15, October 2010: Welfare for Wealth

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Editorial

The Elderly between the Needs for Care and Active Ageing
Tiziana Tesauro and Luca Pianelli

Aging of the Elderly: An Intragenerational Funding Approach to Long-term Care
Susan St. John and Yung-Ping Chen

Costs of Political Intermediation and Sustainability of the European Social Model in Health Care: the Dutch Example
Giulio Ercolessi

Sustainability and Adequacy of Pensions in EU countries: Synthesis from a Cross-national Perspective
Asghar Zaidi

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Paper No. 13, October 2009: Steps Towards the European Welfare

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Editorial
Orio Giarini

The Long Term Costs of Lifestyle Risks. Pathways to Change: A Case Study in the UK
Nick Bosanquet and Helen Rainbow

Secondary Dementias and Prevention
Vincenzo Marigliano

Care Work in the EU: Support Measures in a Context of Demographic Change
Robert Anderson

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Paper No. 11, January 2009: Towards a New Welfare

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Editorial: Welfare and the Wealth of Nations
Orio Giarini

Editorial: “New Age for All Ages”: The Counter-Ageing Society
Mara Tagliabue

The European Social Pension: A Theoretical Exercise
Milton Nektarios

Intertwining of Ageing and Sustainability in Eastern Europe
Aleksander Zidanšek and Ivo Šlaus

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Paper No. 9, February 2008: The Turin Conference on the New Welfare

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Editorial
Orio Giarini and Angelo Scarioni

A Longer Life Cycle: Introductions

Facing Demographic Transition
Ivo Slaus

The Necessity for a Restructuring of the Welfare System
Enrico Salza

A Longer Life: Yes, but How and at What Cost? Ethical Issues
Claude Bébéar
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Paper No. 8, September 2007: Issues on the Counter-Ageing Society

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Editorial
Orio Giarini and Mara Tagliabue

General Policy

The Political Economy of State-Based Pensions: A Focus on Innovative Reforms­­
James C. Capretta

Implications of Demographic Change in Enlarged Eu on Patterns of Saving and Consumption and in Related Consumer’s Behaviour­­
Carlo Maccheroni

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Paper No. 6, October 2006: Ageing and counter-ageing

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Editorial
Orio Giarini

Financial sustainability of social protection systems
Maite Barea

Phased Retirement: Who Opts for It and Toward What End?
Yung-Ping Chen and John C. Scott

Part-Time Pensions and Part-Time Work in Sweden
Eskil Wadensjö

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Paper No. 4, February 2006: Welfare and the Lenghtening of the Life Cycle

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Editorial
Orio Giarini

Generation30 — The Present and future of young people in the long-life society
Beatriz Fernandez and Gordon Henrik Wollgam

Technological Changes, the Reversal of Age Pyramids and the Future of Retirement Systems
Yehuda Kahane

Sustainable Development and Quality of Life in the Ageing Societies
Aleksander Zidanšek

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