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Income Mobility

  • Markus Jäntti
  • Stephen P. Jenkins

We survey the literature on income mobility, aiming to provide an integrated discussion of mobility within- and between-generations. We review mobility concepts, descriptive devices, measurement methods, data sources, and recent empirical evidence.

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