Session 37:
Social Mobility: Across and Within Generations

Thursday, April 17
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Napoleon B2
3rd floor

Chair: Richard Breen, Yale University
Discussant: Michael Murphy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
Discussant: Hannah Brueckner, Yale University

  1. Unobserved Heterogeneity, Demographic Mechanisms, and the Intergenerational Effects of Increasing Women’s SchoolingVida Maralani, University of Pennsylvania; Robert D. Mare, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Understanding the Relationship between Parental Income and Outcomes in Middle ChildhoodPaul Gregg, University of Bristol; Carol Propper, University of Bristol; Elizabeth Washbrook, Columbia University

  3. Educational Homogamy of Married and Cohabiting Couples: Do Marriage and Cohabitation Become More Similar as Cohabitation Becomes More Common?Dana Hamplova, McGill University; Celine Le Bourdais, McGill University

  4. Occupational Change and Income Mobility from 1950-2006Daniel A Long, Wesleyan University; Aaron Truchil, Wesleyan University

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