Edited by Daniel Béland and Kathrin Komp

Contents

Guest Editorial: Balancing protection and productivity: International perspectives on social policies for older people
Kathrin Komp, Daniel Béland

Pension reform and income inequality among older people in 15 European countries
Olaf van Vliet, Jim Been, Koen Caminada, Kees Goudswaard

Pension privatisation in Greater China: Institutional patterns and policy outcomes
Shih-Jiunn Shi, Ka-Ho Mok

The politics of counter-reform in the Argentine pension system: Actors, political discourse, and policy performance
Camila Arza

Combining welfare mix and New Public Management: The case of long-term care insurance in Germany
Hildegard Theobald

Varieties of federalism, institutional legacies, and social policies: Comparing old-age and unemployment insurance reform in Canada
Daniel Béland, John Myles

Has support for Social Security declined? Attitudes toward the public pension scheme in the USA, 2000 and 2010
Jill Quadagno, JoEllen Pederson

Organisation-level policies toward older workers in Poland
Jolanta Perek-Bialas, Konrad Turek

Active aging: A strategic policy solution to demographic ageing in the European Union
Alan Walker, Tony Maltby