Sessione 8(a)

Group mobilization and policy change: interest & ideas, conflicts & coalitions behind welfare reforms

Coordinatori: Matteo Jessoula, Marcello Natili


Rossella Ciccia
Protest Movements and The Politics of Unemployment Insurance: Institutional and Contentious Determinants of Social Policy Reform

Stefano Ronchi, Patrick Vesan
The new politics of Italian social policies. Matteo Renzi’s “bloc burgeois” strategy and changing coalitions behind the post-crisis recalibration of the Italian welfare state

Antonino Sorrenti
A Shift Towards Social Investment in Southern Europe? The Political Dynamics behind Different Policy Trajectories in Italy and Spain