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Correlaciones entre hermanos y movilidad social en América Latina

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  • Alejandro Gaviria
  • Momi Dahan

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(Disponible en idioma inglés únicamente) En este trabajo se cuantifica la movilidad social observando la medida en la que los antecedentes familiares determinan el éxito socioeconómico. En términos generales, la movilidad social se puede medir por medio de dos tipos distintos de correlaciones: intergeneracionales y entre hermanos.

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Paper provided by Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department in its series Research Department Publications with number 4163.

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Date of creation: Feb 1999
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