Understanding the Welfare State: Social Services and Equitable Distribution in Developed Countries

The welfare state provides social services and equitable distribution of resources for general well-being in developed countries.

00:00:00 The welfare state, also known as the benefactor state, is a political and economic model in which the state provides social services to as many people as possible. It aims to distribute economic resources equitably for the general well-being.

๐Ÿ›๏ธ The welfare state, also known as the welfare state, is a political and economic model in which the state aims to provide social services to as many people as possible.

๐Ÿ“š The welfare state focuses on equal distribution of economic resources and aims to achieve the highest level of general well-being through actions such as free education, public healthcare, and unemployment insurance.

โณ The concept of the welfare state originated in the 19th century when workers demanded better labor conditions due to constant exploitation.

00:01:05 The welfare state originated in developed countries, particularly in Western Europe. It was introduced by Otto von Bismarck and later popularized by John Keynes. It aimed to provide social insurance and stabilize the economy.

๐Ÿง The welfare state originated in developed countries of Western Europe, particularly in Germany.

๐Ÿ’ก Otto von Bismarck introduced the concept of social insurance, covering healthcare and retirement.

๐Ÿ’ผ After the Wall Street crash in 1929, British economist John Maynard Keynes proposed the welfare state as an alternative to the declining liberal state.

00:02:08 Explaining the characteristics of the welfare state, including free education and healthcare, support for disabled individuals, high state intervention in the economy, and promotion of domestic consumption and cultural development.

๐Ÿ›๏ธ The welfare state is characterized by increased public spending, especially during periods of high unemployment.

๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿฅ The two main pillars of the welfare state are free public education and healthcare.

๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ”ฌ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŽจ The welfare state promotes internal consumption, job creation, and the development of science and culture.

00:03:13 The video explains the different models of the welfare state, including the liberal, social democratic, and conservative models.

๐Ÿ”‘ The video discusses the concept of the welfare state and its different models throughout history.

๐Ÿ“š One model is the liberal or American model, which focuses on social protection for the marginalized and impoverished sectors.

๐ŸŒ Another model is the social democratic model, which provides benefits and services to the entire population.

โฐ Lastly, the conservative model, prevalent in past generations in Europe, offered benefits to families while maintaining a limited role for the state.

00:04:17 Criticism of the welfare state increased in the 70s due to mismanagement and lack of investment. The concept lost credibility and gave way to neoliberal models.

๐Ÿ“š The concept of welfare state aims to maintain social equality and provide benefits to different social classes.

โš–๏ธ In the 1970s, the welfare state started receiving criticism for mismanagement of resources and lack of visible investments in public services.

๐Ÿ’ก Some critics argue that the state should only intervene minimally and gradually, leading to the emergence of new neoliberal models.

00:05:21 Brief explanation of the welfare state concept in minutes.

๐Ÿ“š The video explains the concept of the welfare state.

๐Ÿ’ก The welfare state aims to ensure the well-being of its citizens by providing social protection and public services.

๐ŸŒ Different countries have different models of the welfare state, based on their political and economic systems.

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