The perspective of Economic Sociology
The main differences in the organization of the capitalist system
Notions, indicators, data sources, etc. of labour market and policies
Occupational models and welfare regimes in transition
The European Employment Strategy and “flexicurity
The course will examine the main features of the sociological analysis of economic phenomena and of the main differences in the organization of the capitalist system between convergence and diversity through the conceptual and analytical categories of economic sociology and in particular of comparative political economy. Moreover, the course aims at providing students with the theoretical and methodological basis for the analysis of labour policies (models, features, objectives, effects).