Intergenerational Mobility , Human Capital Transmission and the Earnings of Second-Generation Immigrants in Sweden

@inproceedings{Hammarstedt2006IntergenerationalM,
  title={Intergenerational Mobility , Human Capital Transmission and the Earnings of Second-Generation Immigrants in Sweden},
  author={Mats Hammarstedt and M{\aa}rten Palme},
  year={2006}
}
Intergenerational Mobility, Human Capital Transmission and the Earnings of Second-Generation Immigrants in Sweden We compare the intergenerational earnings mobility of immigrants with natives in Sweden. We find an overall convergence in average earnings between immigrants and natives. This convergence hides a divergence in average earnings between groups of immigrants with different ethnic origins. We find that, on average, immigrants have a lower intergenerational earnings mobility, also (on… CONTINUE READING
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