Educational expansion, earnings compression and changes in intergenerational economic mobility: Evidence from French cohorts, 1931-1976

This paper analyzes long-term trends in intergenerational earnings mobility in France. I estimate intergenerational earnings elasticities for male cohorts born between 1931 and 1975. This time period has witnessed important changes in the French labor market and educational system, in particular a l...

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Main Author: Lefranc, Arnaud
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2011
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2011
Series: THEMA Working Papers
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Database: RePEc
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