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Persistence, privilege, and parenting : the comparative study of intergenerational mobility / Timothy M. Smeeding, Robert Erikson, and Markus Jantti, editors
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c2011
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 3rd Floor  HT612 .P47 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Social mobility
Generations -- Economic aspects
Families -- Longitudinal studies
Cost and standard of living
Physical Description ix, 379 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Understanding the mechanisms behind intergenerational persistence: a comparison of the United States and Great Britain / Jo Blanden, Kathryn Wilson, Robert Haveman, and Timothy M. Smeeding -- 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, Kjetil Telle, Kathleen M. Ziol-Guest, and Ariel Kalil -- 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.]
Alternate Author Smeeding, Timothy M
Jäntti, Markus, 1966-
Erikson, Robert, 1938-

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