Welfare research

Research focus

The focus of research is mainly on understanding the complexity of how people experience their everyday life in relation to the structural conditions of citizenship regarding both possibilities and limitations.


The long term goal for the research group is to work with projects which examine changes in the life conditions of people on macro levels and also behaviors on micro levels. Further it is about analyzing how these can be related to the structural conditions such as social policy and labor market. This includes concepts such as human rights which also can be connected to existing values and attitude on human phenomena.