What If You Had Been Less Fortunate: The Effects of Poor Family Background on Current Labor Market Outcomes
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- Sungwook Cho & Almas Heshmati, 2015. "What if you had been less fortunate: The effects of poor family background on current labor market outcomes," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 42(1), pages 20-33, January.
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Keywordsquantile regression; decomposition; wage distribution; wage inequality; childhood poverty; family background; labor market outcome; Korea;
- C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
- E24 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment - - - Employment; Unemployment; Wages; Intergenerational Income Distribution; Aggregate Human Capital; Aggregate Labor Productivity
- J13 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
- J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
- J62 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Job, Occupational and Intergenerational Mobility; Promotion
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2013-11-02 (All new papers)
- NEP-LAB-2013-11-02 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-LMA-2013-11-02 (Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages)
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