Recent Developments in Research on Intergenerational Mobility

Friday, 20 July 2018: 17:30-19:20
RC28 Social Stratification (host committee)

Language: English

This session invites papers that examine intergenerational mobility and related topics.  Possible topics include class mobility, income mobility, explaining difference in social fluidity, decomposing pattern of mobility, trend analysis and/or comparative analysis of intergenerational mobility, and so on.  Papers that address methodological issues for analyzing mobility data are also welcomed.
Session Organizer:
Satoshi MIWA, University of Tokyo, Japan
Satoshi MIWA, University of Tokyo, Japan
Oral Presentations
Mechanisms to Increase Social Fluidity over Cohorts and across Age. the Case of Spain
Pedro LOPEZ-ROLDAN, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain; Sandra FACHELLI, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
Squeezing the Data? the Effect of Data Handling Practices in Stratification Research
Florian HERTEL, University Hamburg, Germany; Henning LOHMANN, University of Hamburg, Germany