Social Welfare Institute
of Lithuanian Social Research Centre

A.Gostauto st. 9, LT-01108 Vilnius, Lithuania
phone: (+370 5) 249 1601, fax: (+370 5) 275 4896
e-mail: socgerove@lstc.lt
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In March 2017 SOCIAL WELFARE INSTITUTE AND LABOUR MARKET RESEARCH INSTITUTE have released the fourth issue of publication "Socialiniai tyrimai trumpai" (Social Research in Brief).
This publication is a successor to an earlier publication entitled "Social Policy Research in Brief".
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Senėjanti visuomenė: kaip mes pasirengę? (Ageing society: how prepared are we?)   Monograph.
Daiva Skučienė, Algirdas Bartkus, Julija Moskvina, Austė Uleckienė.
Lietuvos socialinių tyrimų centras. Vilnius, 2015, 332 p.

The book analyses the challenges of an aging society on the labour market, i.e. the intentions to participate in the labour market of retirement age population are examined. Herewith the employers’ attitude towards aging employees is analysed. Moreover, the aging society’s impact on consumption structure are assessed, population’s financial preparation for senility and aging society’s effects on health and social services sector are studied.
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In October 2014 SOCIAL WELFARE INSTITUTE released the third issue of its publication “Socialiniai tyrimai trumpai” (Social Research in Brief).
This publication is a successor to an earlier publication entitled "Social Policy Research in Brief".
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Socialinis draudimas Lietuvoje: kontekstas, raida, rezultatai (Social Insurance in Lithuania: Context, Development, Results). Monograph.
Romas Lazutka, Daiva Skučienė, Gediminas Černiauskas, Algirdas Bartkus, Jekaterina Navicke, Jolita Junevičienė.
Lietuvos socialinių tyrimų centras. Vilnius, 2013, 480 p.

In this monograph, the social insurance system functioning in Lithuania is analysed in the context of other countries from the multidisciplinary perspective (sociology, economics, public administration, political sciences).
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In December 2013 SOCIAL WELFARE INSTITUTE released the second issue of its publication "Socialinės politikos tyrimai trumpai" (Social Policy Research in Brief).
The issue presents social policy research opportunities for Lithuania provided by the tax-benefit microsimulation model EUROMOD.
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In September 2013 SOCIAL WELFARE INSTITUTE released the first issue of its publication "Socialinės politikos tyrimai trumpai" (Social Policy Research in Brief).
The purpose of the publication is to present the findings of social policy research to politicians, public administration officers, entities involved in social partnerships, and all other readers interested in social policy.
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Profesinė gerovė socialinio darbo paslaugų sektoriuje Lietuvoje (Occupational Well-Being in Social Work Services in Lithuania). Monograph.
Laimutė Žalimienė, Daiva Skučienė, Jolita Junevičienė,
Artūras Gataūlinas.
Lietuvos socialinių tyrimų centras. Vilnius, 2013, 320 p.

The book analyses occupational well-being of employees in the area of social work in Lithuania.
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Socialinis teisingumas švietime: teorinė samprata ir praktinis vertinimas (Social Justice in Education: Theoretical Approaches and Evaluation of Practice).
Laimutė Žalimienė, Romas Lazutka, Daiva Skučienė, Jolanta Aidukaitė, Jolita Kazakevičiūtė, Jakaterina Navickė, Viginta Ivaškaitė-Tamošiūnė.

This research study analyses the variety of social justice concepts, formulates a list of indicators for social justice awareness-raising, discusses the system and methodology of indicators, and offers a social justice index. In addition, the study examines the social justice situation in the Lithuanian education system.
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Socialinė parama Lietuvoje: remiamųjų padėtis ir paramos rezultatai (Social support in Lithuania: situation of support recipients and support outcomes).
Romas Lazutka, Laimutė Žalimienė, Daiva Skučienė, Viginta Ivaškaitė-Tamošiūnė, Lina Šumskaitė.
Socialinės apsaugos ir darbo ministerija, Socialinių tyrimų institutas. Vilnius, 2008.

In this book, a team of authors have attempted to take an integrated approach to the social support system, situation and living conditions of families and recipients of social benefits, as well as to evaluate social support outcomes.



News

2017.04.03
In March 2017 Social Welfare Institute and Labour Market Research Institute have released the fourth issue of publication "Socialiniai tyrimai trumpai" (Social Research in Brief).

The issue presents the results of the project "Transformation of elderly care sector: demand for services and labour force and quality of work". The project was implemented by the researchers from Vilnius University and Lithuanian Social Research Centre. This research was funded by a grant (No. GER-012/2015) from the Research Council of Lithuania.

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