ECON 523 Economics of the Welfare State Select Term:
Theories of social justice; origins and evolution of the welfare state; insurance theory and social insurance; cash benefits (unemployment insurance, health insurance, disability insurance, poverty relief, pensions); non-cash benefits (education and health services); targeting and conditionality; financing the welfare state; current controversies; welfare policies in Turkey.
SU Credits : 3
ECTS Credit : 10
Prerequisite : -
Corequisite : -