WALTER KORPI Faces of Inequality : Gender , Class , and Patterns of Inequalities in Different Types of Welfare States

@inproceedings{KORPI2005WALTERKF,
  title={WALTER KORPI Faces of Inequality : Gender , Class , and Patterns of Inequalities in Different Types of Welfare States},
  author={WALTER KORPI},
  year={2005}
}
  • WALTER KORPI
  • Published 2005
This paper combines gender and class in an analysis of patterns of inequalities in different types of welfare states. The development of gendered agency inequality with respect to democratic politics, tertiary education, and labor force participation is analyzed in 18 OECD countries. Class inequality is described in terms of disposable household income. The paper develops a new typology of welfare states based on institutional structures of relevance for gender inequality as well as class… CONTINUE READING