23 July 2018
European Welfare Solidarity in Focus: High Support for European Social Safety Net
Europeans exhibit strong approval for the EU to support vulnerable individuals with little differences in approval rates between countries.
«When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Europe, double dualisation was well underway. The COVID crisis came as an unexpected shock, and thus constitutes a test-bed to investigate whether the pandemic has been a catalyst of pre-existing labour market and territorial divides or whether it provided national governments with an opportunity to address and possibly soften such divides through emergency-policy responses. »