Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/87938
Authors: 
Hausmann, Ricardo
Székely, Miguel
Year of Publication: 
1999
Series/Report no.: 
Working Paper, Inter-American Development Bank, Office of the Chief Economist 393
Abstract: 
In this paper, social mobility is measured by looking at the extent to which family background determines socioeconomic success. An index of social mobility for developing countries is proposed based on the correlation of schooling gaps between siblings.
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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