This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 320294



After studying political science at Leiden University, Marcel Hoogenboom obtained a PhD degree in Sociology at the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (ASSR) of Amsterdam University. Prior to his work as Assistant Professor of the Department of Interdisciplinary Social Science of Utrecht University, he worked as a researcher and teacher at the University of Twente. Expertises •comparative welfare state analysis in unemployment provision and social assistance •history of the welfare state •welfare state and modernization •new private initiative in welfare and care