Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research


Dimitri Gugushvili

Assistant Lecturer in Social Policy

School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research

Supervisor(s): Professor Peter Taylor-Gooby, Dr Lavinia Mitton

Year of Study: 2nd


Thesis title

Do the benefits of economic growth trickle down to Georgia's poor? A case for a strong welfare state.

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  • Huby, M., Bradshaw, J. and Gugushvili, D. (2010) How do Georgian Children and their Families Deal with the Impact of the Financial Crisis: Report on the Georgia Welfare Monitoring Survey, 2009. Tbilisi: UNICEF
  • Chzen, E., Bradshaw, J., Hoelscher, P., and Gugushvili, D. (2008) Georgia Child Poverty Study. Tbilisi: UNICEF
  • Chanturidze N., Chitashvili, T., Gabunia, T. and Gugushvili, D. (2010) Georgia: the Medical Assistance Programme for the Population below the Poverty Line. In: Koller, T. Ed. Poverty and Social Exclusion in the WHO European Region: Health Systems Respond. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe
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Course title Course code Academic year
Social Problems and Social Policy I: Youth, the Family and the State SA300 2011
Social Problems and Social Policy II: the Family, the Market and the State SA301 2011


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