The importance of conjoining universalistic social policy with economic and social rights

Andrew Fischer

Article by Andrew Fischer in Global Social Policy

In his article, 'On the macroeconomics of universalistic social policy and economic and social rights', ISS Associate Professor, Andrew Fischer discusses the UN Women flagship report, Progress of the World's Women 2015-2016: Transforming economies, realizing rights.

In his article, Andrew Fischer emphases the importance of politicizing both social policy and macroeconomic policy choices within the context of human rights approaches to gender equality and development.