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Comparing economic mobility with heterogeneity indices : an application to education in Peru

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OPHI working paper no. 33
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The long literature on intergenerational transmission of well-being has largerly been driven by concerns for inequality of opportunity and the persistence of low levels of well-being among certain social groups. A comparative strand of this literature seeks to compare indicators of these transmission mechanisms, i.e. mobility regimes, across societies, regions or time. In this paper I contribute to this literature by suggesting an additional way of comparing mobility regimes with indices o...

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University of Oxford
Research group:
Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
Department:
SSD, Queen Elizabeth House, Department of International Development
International Development Research Centre More from this funder
Canadian International Development Agency More from this funder
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Publisher:
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Publisher's website
Publication date:
2009
ISSN:
2040-8188
URN:
uuid:96b35f1b-cf16-4cda-81f4-d38a4b25f321
Local pid:
ora:9430
ISBN:
978-1-907194-17-7
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English
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