This chapter examines the issues of social expenditure, redistribution and participation. Specifically it addresses three themes: social expenditure; the evidence of the effect of social expenditure on income redistribution; and a critical approach to these through an alternative emphasis on the most recent concept of "social quality".
|Title of host publication||Rich and Poor|
|Subtitle of host publication||Perspectives on Tackling Inequality in Ireland|
|Editors||Sara Cantillon, Carmel Corrigan, Peadar Kirby, Joan O'Flynn|
|Place of Publication||Dublin|
|Publisher||Oak Tree Press|
|ISBN (Print)||186076211-5, 978-1860762116|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|