1. The Crisis of the European Middle Class between Rising Inequalities and Spreading Insecurity: Empirical Evidence and Challenges for Welfare Policy
    Stream convenors: Jason Beckfield and Costanzo Ranci
  2. Comparative Methodology: the Potential Outcomes Framework in Social Policy Analysis
    Stream convenors: Thomas Biegert and Elias Naumann
  3. Advances in Active Labour Market Policy Research
    Stream convenors: Giuliano Bonoli and Flavia Fossati
  4. Making Work Pay: Interrogating a New Welfare State Function
    Stream convenors: Jochen Clasen and Daniel Clegg
  5. Public Attitudes towards the Welfare State in Europe: Reinventing or Reclaiming?
    Stream convenors: Valerie Egdell, Vanesa Fuertes and Helen Graham
  6. The Uses of Social Investments and its Critics
    Stream convenors: Anton Hemerijck and Menno Soentken      
  7. Long-term Care, Employment and the Welfare State
    Stream convenors: Katrin Hohmeyer and Eva Kopf
  8. Relating Social Policy and Social Work
    Stream convenors: Ute Klammer, Simone Leiber and Sigrid Leitner
  9. Social Innovation and Self-organization in Social Policy
    Stream convenors: Trudie Knijn and Marit Hopman
  10. Migration and the Welfare State: Challenges for Social Cohesion
    Stream convenors: Kristian Kongshoj and Troels Fage Hedegaard
  11. Pension Systems, Old-age Security and Employment Patterns - re-defining a Conjunction
    Stream convenors: Susan Kuivalainen and Kati Kuitto
  12. Libertarian Paternalism: a lead for the re-invention of the Welfare State
    Stream convenors: Christine Lagoutte and Anne Reimat
  13. Who Benefits most from Family Policies?
    Stream convenors: Wim van Lancker and Rense Nieuwenhuis
  14. The Basic Income Imperative: Rethinking Equality, Inclusion and Social Innovation Across Europe
    Stream convenors: Bettina Leibetseder and Jurgen De Wispelaere
  15. Fiscal and Occupational Welfare in Europe
    Stream convenors: Nathalie Morel and Emmanuele Pavolini
  16. Young People, Welfare Systems and Labour Markets in Crisis: Continuity or Change
    Stream convenors: Margherita Bussi, Janine Leschke and Jacqueline O'Reilly
  17. New Challenges to the Comparative Analysis of Care Policies - do we need New Concepts, Typologies and Methods?
    Stream convenors: Birgit Pfau-Effinger and Tine Rostgaard
  18. The Travelling and Translation of Ideas: a Cross-National and Sectorial Approach
    Stream convenors: Romulo Pinheiro and Karsten Vrangbaek
  19. Health and Health Inequalities: the Role of Welfare State Change
    Stream convenors: Nadine Reibling, Sigrun Olafsdottir, Claus Wendt and Kenneth Nelson 
  20. Innovative Methods and Attitudes to the Future of the Welfare State
    Stream convenors: Peter Taylor-Gooby and Heejung Chung
  21. Housing and the Welfare State after the Global Financial Crisis
    Stream convenors: Romana Xerez and Peter Kemp
  22. Reinventing the welfare state: comparing and explaining reform pathways
    Stream convenors: Ludo Struyven and Romke van der Veen
  23. Social Investment Strategies and Risks over the Life-course
    Stream Convenors: Merle Zwiers and Ferry Koster
  24. The Refugee Crisis
    Stream Convenors: Arne Backer Groenningsaeter, Jon Rogstad and Regine Paul