Women,Work and Pensions: International Issues and Prospects

Women,Work and Pensions: International Issues and Prospects

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780335205943
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 01/07/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 290
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.61(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors - Foreword - Engendering pensions: a comparative framework - Cross-national trends in women's work - The demographic debate: the gendered political economy of pensions - A colder pension climate for British women - Modelling the gender impact of British pension reforms - Women and pensions: perspectives, motivations and choices - Between means-testing and social insurance: women's pensions in Ireland - Social Insecurity? Women and pensions in the US - Perpetuating women's disadvantage: trends in US private pensions 1976-95 - Creeping selectivity in Canadian women's pensions - Pension reform in Australia: problematic gender equality - The world's social laboratory: women friendly aspects of New Zealand pensions - Women's pension outlook: variations among liberal welfare states - References - Glossary of technical terms and abbreviations - Index

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