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Latin America: A New Developmental Welfare State Model in by Manuel Riesco

By Manuel Riesco

A wealth of country-level socioeconomic information and person ancient trajectories come jointly during this quantity to teach us a zone the place a singular improvement method could be within the making. rising from the developmentalism and neoliberalism stories of the final century, the twenty-first century Latin American developmental welfare country version is predicated on a brand new public-private alliance, the place state-led developmental social coverage is predicated for its implementation often on proactive, rising, nearby marketers and a becoming center type. those teams, including a renewed public zone, look poised to guide the improvement clients of the sector and its peoples within the new century.

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Comparing Welfare States. London: Sage. Sônia M. Draibe and Manuel Riesco 15 Draibe, S. M. (1995). ‘América Latina: O Sistema de Proteção Social na Década da Crise e das Reformas, Cadernos de Pesquisa’. Sao Paulo: NEPP/UNICAMP. Draibe, S. and Aureliano, L. (1989a). ‘A especificidade do Welfare State Brasileiro. A Política Social em Tempo de Crise’. Economia Desenvolvimento 3. Brasília: MPAS/CEPAL. Draibe, S. and Aureliano, L. (1989b). ‘An Overview of Social Development in Brazil’. CEPAL Review 39, 47–61.

In addition, in the Neoliberal experiences, what was the relationship between social policy and democratic representation? What was the effect of democratization over social policy in the different countries? Up to what point did democratization in the 1990s influenced Neoliberal social policy then implemented? The final set of questions refer to the present situation, and the possibility of building in LA a state–society nexus that, in UNRISD terms, is economically developmental, politically democratic, and socially inclusive; in other words, social policy that may be at the heart of a new wave of LA developmental economic policy.

J. and Valentine, V. (2003). ‘Social Policy in a Development Context: Social Policy and Economic Development in the Middle East and North Africa’. Geneva: UNRISD. Mesa-Lago, C. (1989). Ascent to Bankruptcy. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. 16 Introduction Mesa-Lago, C. (1978). Social Security in Latin America. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. Midgley, J. and Sherraden, M. (2000). ‘The Social Development Perspective in Social Policy’, in J. Midgley, B. Martin, T. Livermore and M.

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