Social Security Reform and Degrees of Solidarity
Brazilian Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 23 No. 2 (2003), Apr-Jun / 2003, Pages 271-275
The paper briefly presents Pierre Rosanvallon’s analysis of the Welfare State Crisis in order to shed some light to the present debate about the Brazilian Social Security Reform. In special the concept of justice and the social cohesion embedded in some measures proposed to bring long term financial equilibrium to the system are discussed.
JEL Classification: Z130.
Keywords: Social welfare justice social cohesion economic sociology