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WELFARE POLICIES IN ITALY AND EUROPE
POLITICHE DEL WELFARE IN ITALIA E IN EUROPA

Wefare regimes and healthcare systems
Modelli di capitalismo e tipi di welfare in Italia e in Europa

A.Y. Credits
2018/2019 8
Lecturer Email Office hours for students
Nicola Giannelli
Teaching in foreign languages
Course with optional materials in a foreign language English French Spanish
This course is entirely taught in Italian. Study materials can be provided in the foreign language and the final exam can be taken in the foreign language.

Assigned to the Degree Course

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Learning Objectives

The first part of the course will be dedicated to identifying the essential characteristics of the different models of market regulation and welfare of European countries, with reference to the so-called universalistic, liberal, Bismarckian and Mediterranean welfare regimes, starting from the relations between capital and labor and the role of the state in some European countries. The second part will address the issue of health systems in a comparative key. Students will come from the first lessons invited to choose a topic concerning the relationship between state and market or welfare, they will be called to deepen it, and will be suggested to them the material for writing a written and oral presentation to be proposed in the classroom to other students . This topic could be an in-depth analysis on a topic contained in the reference texts or turn to other topics, however agreed with the teacher. The course objective of the course is to make it clear how in Europe there are different forms of relationship between state and market and different ways to provide the status of social status. The comparative approach for similarity and for difference furnishing therefore to the students an analytical framework capable of interpreting phenomena through space and time. This will allow them to have a broader view of the merely descriptive one and to formulate hypotheses and autonomous interpretations. They will develop a critical approach to policy issues, object and subjective constraints and possible solutions. They will exercise these skills in deepening an argument and will have to demonstrate to know how to communicate them to the teacher and to the classmates, refining their exhibition skills.

Program

The four main models of capitalism: factors of convergence and divergence

State and market in Northern Europe.

The model of universalism to the challenge of globalization

State and market in the German corporate model now transformed into a dual model.

Liberal approach and public or private welfare in the Anglo-Saxon model.

Dual market, fragmented state intervention and unequal welfare in the Mediterranean model.

Health systems from mutability to university performance

Models of financing of health systems Organizational models of health systems

The role of doctors in different health systems.

Health system reforms: efficiency improvement and performance evaluation.

Future challenges to public health.

Learning Achievements (Dublin Descriptors)

Students will first have to demonstrate knowledge of the basic concepts of the course, the processes of historical transformation that have affected the constituent elements of welfare and the different models of relationship between state and market in Europe, as well as the different configuration of these elements in some countries that will be chosen for their exemplary strength. They will also have to know how to use this knowledge to analyze some concrete cases and read the interconnections between the different cases or the different elements of the same case, in order to prefigure possible scenarios of intervention or transformation of the welfare system. In this way they will develop autonomy both analytically and critically, which will allow them to have an independent judgment on this area of ??social organization. The research work necessary for the preparation of the written presentation will refine their ability to select and select relevant and relevant information in the large quantity of material available on the net or in the catalog of library products. In drafting the essay they will have to demonstrate that they know how to organize this knowledge, limit it to the chosen topic, finalize it to the cognitive objectives agreed with the teacher. Finally they will have to know how to support their analyzes and their arguments in front of their colleagues and the teacher, in an exchange and in-depth relationship, recognizing and correcting any errors. The synthesis then the learning outcomes of the student will focus on his

Ability to use analytical tools by connecting them to express innovative interpretations

Ability to obtain information related to a topic or case study, select the most relevant and relevant information, summarize the knowledge material

Autonomy of judgment in the research, analytical, synthesis and processing path

Ability to present their research work to other students and to the teacher

Ability to argue publicly in support of their thesis by accepting the convincing arguments of the interlocutors

Teaching Material

The teaching material prepared by the lecturer in addition to recommended textbooks (such as for instance slides, lecture notes, exercises, bibliography) and communications from the lecturer specific to the course can be found inside the Moodle platform › blended.uniurb.it

Supporting Activities

Slides and support materials will be used during lessons to clarify the concepts, highlight the examples, raise debate and clarify with attending students. Presentations of written works by students will be an integral part of the educational program


Teaching, Attendance, Course Books and Assessment

Teaching

Frontal lessons, discussion on topics, writing of lectures and presentations of written works

Course books

Bonoli G and Natali D. The Politics of the new Welfare State.Oxford University Press 2012, or other text that must be greed with the teacher

Assessment

Discussios and paper presentations during lessons and final oral examination

Disability and Specific Learning Disorders (SLD)

Students who have registered their disability certification or SLD certification with the Inclusion and Right to Study Office can request to use conceptual maps (for keywords) during exams.

To this end, it is necessary to send the maps, two weeks before the exam date, to the course instructor, who will verify their compliance with the university guidelines and may request modifications.

Additional Information for Non-Attending Students

Teaching

Assistance during reading and paper writing when it is agreed

Attendance

Final Oral examination with paper presentation if that is agree in advance

Course books

Palier B. A long Goodbye to Bismark. The poltics of Welfare reform in Continental Europe. Amsterdam University Press 2010 or other texts that must be agreed with teacher. Part of the work can be done with a reaserch and the wrinting of a paper that have to be sent to the teacher at least one week before the final examination.

Assessment

Oral examination and eventual paper presentation

Disability and Specific Learning Disorders (SLD)

Students who have registered their disability certification or SLD certification with the Inclusion and Right to Study Office can request to use conceptual maps (for keywords) during exams.

To this end, it is necessary to send the maps, two weeks before the exam date, to the course instructor, who will verify their compliance with the university guidelines and may request modifications.

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