Non-employment and the welfare state
Non-employment and the welfare state UK and Germany compared. The report focuses on the so-called labour market inactive, that is, people of working age who are neither employed nor unemployed. How and why did the size and composition of this group change in the UK and Germany during the 1990s? Concentrating on men and employing a longitudinal data analysis, is estimates the impact which changes in welfare state regulations had on flows in and out of employment and different forms of non-employment. Jochen Clasen, Jacqueline Davidson, Heiner Ganßmann, Andreas Mauer.
By Anglo-German Foundation, UK, Germany.