Inequality of life chances and the measurement of social immobility

J Silber, A Spadaro

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The topic of intergenerational mobility measurement has been increasingly popular among economists in recent years. For interesting surveys, see, for example, Solon (1999) and Corak (2004). In a recent article, Van de gaer et al.(2001) have made a distinction between …
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationSocial Ethics and Normative Economics
EditorsMarc Fleurbaey, Maurice Salles, John A. Weymark
Number of pages26
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-642-17807-8
ISBN (Print)978-3-642-17806-1, 978-3-642-26785-7
StatePublished - 2011

Publication series

NameStudies in Choice and Welfare
ISSN (Print)1614-0311

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