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Author Schnitzlein, Daniel D.
Source EconStor
Content type Text
Publisher Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Institut für Wirtschaftspolitik und Quantitative Wirtschaftsforschung (IWQW)
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Social sciences ♦ Economics
Subject Keyword Intergenerational mobility ♦ Sibling correlations ♦ Job, Occupational, and Intergenerational Mobility; Promotion
Abstract Using results on brother correlations of different groups of second generation immigrants based on administrative data from Denmark, this note analyzes the role of cultural background in the determination of the level of intergenerational mobility. The estimated correlations indicate that cultural background is not an important factor for the level of intergenerational mobility.
Part of series IWQW Discussion Papers x06/2011
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2011-01-01
Publisher Place Erlangen
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