Canadian Public Policy and the Social Economy by Rubert Downing

By Rubert Downing

Over the 5 years of the Canadian Social financial system learn Partnerships, public coverage emerged as a key theme.

This ebook brings jointly the nationwide Hub’s public coverage and data mobilization paper sequence, 3 papers analyzing strategic and sensible elements of public coverage improvement, and new learn at the hyperlinks among the social economic system and environmental sustainability.

International comparisons current many of the features of jurisdictions the place public coverage has contributed to a dynamic social economic climate zone, and papers on governance, financing and procurement concentrate on the various concerns which are key for the improvement of the social economy.

Canadian Public coverage and the Social economic climate is a handy compilation of the key works on public coverage produced via the Canadian Social financial system learn Partnerships.

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2002) also discuss the important role of social enterprises in contributing to overcome social exclusion in the UK. Mendell (2007) re-affirms the significance of the Social Economy particularly in the United Kingdom, and hails the government’s commitment to social enterprise development and community-based initiatives. She points to the Social Enterprise Unit, established in 2001, which is now integrated into the Office of the Third Sector within Cabinet, and the numerous innovative programmes including a fiscal framework promoting social investment, as promising examples for other countries.

Public-third sector partnerships. A major innovation in Argentinean social policy. Paper presented at the ISTR Fourth International Conference, Dublin. Bode, I. & Evers, A. (2004). From institutional fixation to entrepreneurial mobility? The German third sector and its contemporary challenges. In A. L. ), The third sector in Europe: Globalization and welfare. Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publications. 51 Canadian Public Policy and the Social Economy Bohmer, P. (2009). Venezuela: Socialism for the 21st century.

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