The fiscal objection to social welfare rights

Paz-Fuchs, Amir (2013) The fiscal objection to social welfare rights. In: Gidon, Sapir, Daphne, Barak-Erez and Aharon, Barak (eds.) Israeli Constitutional Law in the Making. Hart studies in comparative public law, 2 . Hart Publishing, Oxford; Portland, Oregon, pp. 333-348. ISBN 9781849464093

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The paper addresses the objections often made, implicitly or explicitly, that social welfare (also known as social-economic) rights are not justiciable because of the fiscal implications that they carry. The paper compares this argument to the parallel claim, that is easily rejected by the courts, where civil and political rights are concerned

Item Type: Book Section
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Subjects: K Law > K Law in General. Comparative and uniform Law. Jurisprudence
Depositing User: Amir Paz-Fuchs
Date Deposited: 02 Jul 2015 08:14
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2015 08:14

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