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For an Alternative Framing of Pension Policy

Expert commentaries - Date: 20 July 2015 / Author: Maria Clara Murteira

In discussing the ways to protect and promote the human right to social security, particularly the right to old age security, Amartya Sen’s work provides important insights. Sen (2009) argues for understanding human rights as powerful moral claims, transcending a legal interpretation of these rights (as legal demands, motivation...

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Social Protection and Human Rights