The European Social Model

The European Social Model

Modernisation or Evolution?

Nick Adnett and Stephen Hardy

This timely book explores the development of the European Social Model and questions whether the relatively high level of social protection provided, both in terms of social welfare provision and in the creation of workers’ rights and employment regulation, is sustainable.

Table of Council Directives

Nick Adnett and Stephen Hardy

Subjects: economics and finance, labour economics, social policy and sociology, comparative social policy, economics of social policy, labour policy

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Council Directive 64/221 (Derogations from the Free Movement) Council Directive 68/630 on the rights of entry and residence Council Directive 75/117/EEC Equal Pay Directive Council Directive 75/129/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to collective redundancies (Collective Redundancies Directive) Council Directive 76/207/EEC Equal Treatment Directive Council Directive 77/187/EEC on the approximation of laws of the Member States relating to the safeguarding of employees’ rights in the event of transfers of undertakings, businesses, or parts of businesses (Acquired Rights Directive) Council Directive 78/855/EEC Third Council Directive concerning mergers of public limited companies Council Directive 79/7/EEC on the progressive implementation of the principle of equal treatment for men and women in matters of social security Council Directive 80/987/EEC on the approximation of laws of the Member States relating to the protection of employees in the event of the insolvency of their employer (Insolvency Directive) Council Directive 86/378/EEC on equal treatment in occupational schemes of social security Council Directive 86/613/EEC on equal treatment in respect of self-employed social security Council Directive 89/391/EEC Framework Directive on health and safety Council Directive 89/654/EEC on the minimum safety and health requirements for the workplace Council Directive 89/655/EEC on the minimum health and safety requirements for the use of work equipment by workers Council Directive 89/656/EEC on the minimum health and safety requirements for the use by workers of personal protective equipment at the workplace Council Directive 90/269/EEC on the minimum health and safety requirements for the manual handling of loads where...