2103, 2016

1+1=3: A society is only as strong as its weakest link

March 21st, 2016|blog|Comments Off on 1+1=3: A society is only as strong as its weakest link

by Heidi Sandberg

Forum – idéburna organisationer med social inriktning

A society is only as strong as its weakest link. That is probably true. But equally true is that a society that turns every relationship into economic transactions, will become both weak and poor, and a chilly place to live in.

In Sweden, as elsewhere in Europe, we […]

1503, 2016

Social Investment: Quiet Revolution or Shaken Welfare Capitalism?

March 15th, 2016|reports|Comments Off on Social Investment: Quiet Revolution or Shaken Welfare Capitalism?

by Riccardo Prandini,  University of Bologna 

Matteo Orlandini, University of Bologna.

Alice Guerra, Copenhagen Business School.

Summary

This report analyses and seeks to establish whether and how, in the last twenty years, the EU member countries have adopted welfare systems that incorporate aspects of social investment.

The quantitative and comparative study focuses on social investment strategies across 28 European member […]