How much of our 21st century welfare state could be financed by heavier corporate taxes on our 19th-century-style economy?
It may or may not prove a defining moment in the history of the American welfare state.
My sense is the Germans will be quite good at tax collection and not so strong at dismantling the welfare state.
Whenever you buy a haircut or a pair of jeans or a flat-screen television, you're paying for the welfare state.
Moreover, there are sound reasons why a conservative would support a welfare state.
While they claim he will win because he's hooked people on the welfare state, reality is a tad more complex.
It turns out that the European welfare state isn't just a nice way to lend a helping hand.
Along with healthcare and welfare transfers, the politique familiale is one of the pillars of the French welfare state.
Policymakers explain developments by causes such as globalisation, technology and welfare state sclerosis.
It's time to replace the assumptions of the welfare state and help reform the welfare system.
A state or government that promotes public welfare through programs of public health, pensions, unemployment compensation, public housing, and the like. The expression welfare state is often used by those hostile to government intervention in these areas.