Dr Einar Øverbye, Norwegian Social Research [NOVA], Oslo, will give a lecture entitled “Social Security: For the poor, the rich or the middle mass? Theorethical perspectives on redistribution in social security schemes in European, American, African, Asian and Australasian parts of the world” on Monday 14th March 2005.
The lecture is part of Edinburgh University's Northern Scholar Scheme and is open for everyone interested. The lecture will be followed by a Drinks Reception.
Northern Scholars Lecture
Monday 14 March, 5.15pm
Lecture Theatre 5, Appleton Tower, Crichton Street
Dr Øverbye will also give a seminar entitled “The Politics of Family Policy in Scandinavia” on Wednesday 16th.
Wednesday 16 March, 11am
Room 122, Adam Ferguson Building, George Square.
For more information, please contact Professor Frank Castles on 0131 650 4051 or e-mail: Francis.Castles@ed.ac.uk