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Political democracy, economic liberalization, and macro-sociological models of intergenerational mobility

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Building on the previously investigated macro-sociological models which analyze the consequences of economic development, income inequality, and international migration on social mobility, this article studies the specific contextual covariates of intergenerational reproduction of occupational status in post-communist societies. It is theorized that social mobility is higher in societies with democratic political regimes and less liberalized economies. The outlined hypotheses are tested by us...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
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Name:
St. Antony's College, Oxford
Funding agency for:
Gugushvili, A
Grant:
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
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Academic Swiss Caucasus Net, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Funding agency for:
Gugushvili, A
Grant:
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Social Science Research More from this journal
Volume:
66
Pages:
58–81
Publication date:
2017-06-20
Acceptance date:
2017-06-17
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0049-089X
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pubs:703070
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uuid:a7b50800-102e-4f67-be89-201243215a68
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pubs:703070
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703070
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2017-07-06

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