Destination as a process: Sibling similarity in early socioeconomic trajectories

  title={Destination as a process: Sibling similarity in early socioeconomic trajectories},
  author={Aleksi Karhula and Jani Erola and Marcel Raab and Anette Eva Fasang},
  journal={Advances in Life Course Research},
Abstract This paper proposes a process-oriented life course perspective on intergenerational mobility by comparing the early socioeconomic trajectories of siblings to those of unrelated persons. Based on rich Finnish register data (N = 21,744), the findings show that social origin affects not only final outcomes at given points in the life course but also longitudinal socioeconomic trajectories from ages 17–35 in early adulthood. We contribute to previous literature in three ways. First, we… 

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