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Persistence, privilege, and parenting : the comparative study of intergenerational mobility / Timothy M. Smeeding, Robert Erikson, and Markus Jäntti, editors.

Publication:
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [2011]
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1 online resource (392 p.)
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Subjects:
Social mobility.
Generations -- Economic aspects.
Families -- Longitudinal studies.
Cost and standard of living.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction / Timothy M. Smeeding, Robert Erikson, and Markus Jäntti
Understanding the mechanisms behind intergenerational persistence : a comparison of the United States and Great Britain / Jo Blanden ... [et al.]
Economic mobility, family background, and the well-being of children in the United States and Canada / Miles Corak, Lori J. Curtis, and Shelley Phipps
Status attainment and wealth in the United States and Germany / Fabian T. Pfeffer
Occupations and social mobility : gradational, big-class, and micro-class reproduction in comparative perspective / Jan O. Jonsson ... [et al.]
Income-related gaps in school readiness in the United States and the United Kingdom / Jane Waldfogel and Elizabeth Washbrook
Economic deprivation in early childhood and adult attainment : comparative evidence from Norwegian Registry data and U.S. Panel Study of Income Dynamics / Greg J. Duncan ... [et al.]
Causal effects of parents' education on children's education / John Ermisch and Chiara Pronzato
Children's cognitive ability and parents' education : distinguishing the impact of mothers and fathers / John Jerrim and John Micklewright
Unequal giving : monetary gifts to children across countries and over time / Julie M. Zissimopoulos and James P. Smith
The role of social institutions in intergenerational mobility / Brian Nolan ... [et al.].
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contributor:
Smeeding, Timothy M., editor.
Jäntti, Markus, 1966- editor.
Erikson, Robert, 1938- editor.
ISBN:
1-61044-754-9
OCLC:
861793300