Generational Income Mobility in North America and Europe: Equal opportunity and intergenerational mobility: going beyond intergenerational income transition matrices

@inproceedings{Roemer2004GenerationalIM,
  title={Generational Income Mobility in North America and Europe: Equal opportunity and intergenerational mobility: going beyond intergenerational income transition matrices},
  author={J. Roemer},
  year={2004}
}
  • J. Roemer
  • Published 2004
  • Economics
  • P olicy makers in both Europe and North America often imagine a “new” economy – an economy based upon human capital and skills – as the source of economic growth, and are increasingly concerned with the extent to which all members of their societies are able to participate and experience a rising standard of living. “Access,” “social inclusion,” and “equality of opportunity” are the terms by which public policy changes are often judged, and there is as a result a strong need for indicators of… CONTINUE READING
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