Social Inequality in Generational Relations: Conflict and Cohesion

Wednesday, 18 July 2018: 10:30-12:20
RC28 Social Stratification (host committee)

Language: English

This session solicits papers which discuss how intergenerational relations in various aspects have changed or remained stable following the aging of population commonly found in advanced industrial nations. Possible topics include intergenerational transfer of care and economic resources, intergenerational inheritance of socio-economic capital, and intergenerational mobility of social status and wealth.
Session Organizer:
Sawako SHIRAHASE, University of Tokyo, Japan
Sawako SHIRAHASE, University of Tokyo, Japan
Oral Presentations
Intergenerational Wealth Inequality
Louis CHAUVEL, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Eyal BAR-HAIM, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
The Stratification of Intergenerational Alignment of Educational Expectations
Hye Won AHN, University of Iowa, USA; SuYeong SHIN, University of Iowa, USA; David BILLS, University of Iowa, USA