A ‘just transition’ must replace fear of, and resistance to, brown job losses with consensus behind social investment. Pension reform provides parallels and pointers.
About Anton Hemerijck and Robin Huguenot-Noël
Anton Hemerijck is professor of political science and sociology at the European University Institute. He researches and publishes on social policy, social investment and the welfare state, and is a frequent advisor to the European Commission. Robin Huguenot-Noel is an advisor on good financial governance at the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ). He previously worked as an advisor on investment and tax policy for the UK Treasury, the European Commission and the European Policy Centre.