Securing the Right to Employment

Securing the Right to Employment

Social Welfare Policy and the Unemployed in the United States

eBook - 2014
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Basing his proposal on plans developed by New Deal social welfare administrators, Harvey analyzes the feasibility and desirability of using public sector job creation to secure a right to employment. He shows that such a policy would provide more effective relief from the problems of poverty and unemployment than do existing arrangements while permitting a major expansion in the production of public goods and services without increasing tax burdens. The economic side-effects and administrative problems associated with the policy are carefully explored and found manageable. Finally, the book.
Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton : 2014
ISBN: 9781400860562
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource (161 pages)


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