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Social Innovation on the Rise: yet another buzzword in a time of austerity? (L’ascesa dell’innovazione sociale: un nuovo termine alla moda in tempi d’austerità?)
Titolo Rivista:  SALUTE E SOCIETÀ
Autori/Curatori: Francesco Grisolia, Emanuele Farragina
Anno di pubblicazione: 2015 Fascicolo: 1 Lingua: Inglese
Numero pagine: 11 P. 169-179 Dimensione file: 60 KB
DOI: 10.3280/SES2015-001013
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We challenge the idea that social innovation can constitute an effective strategy to counter-balance the retrenchment of public social provisions. The changes within the Italian healthcare system, one of the most important sectors of the welfare state, in which the concept of social innovation been widely discussed, are a clear example of a broader trend toward decentralisation and marketization. In conjunction with a new balance between public and private funding, these changes are contributing to increased inequalities and territorial disparities. The call to social innovation have, is not embedded within a structural reform of the Italian welfare state and has the health care system, might simply become a convenient buzzword to forward neoliberal ideology in a time of austerity.



Keywords: Innovazione sociale, neoliberalismo, austerità


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Francesco Grisolia, Emanuele Farragina, Social Innovation on the Rise: yet another buzzword in a time of austerity? in "SALUTE E SOCIETÀ" 1/2015, pp. 169-179, DOI:10.3280/SES2015-001013

     


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