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COVID-19 and social mobility: the public support key policies that will help limit widening inequalities in employment and education Lee Elliot Major, Andrew Eyles and Stephen Machin November 2020
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Tags: covid-19; social mobility; equality; inequality; wages; education

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Enslavers dominated Southern politics long after the Civil War ended Luna Bellani, Anselm Hager and Stephan Maurer
October 2020
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Tags: social mobility; growth; equality

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CEP Covid-19 analysis
Generation COVID: emerging work and education inequalities Lee Elliot Major, Andrew Eyles and Stephen Machin
October 2020
Paper No' CEPCOVID-19-011:
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Tags: social mobility survey; work inequalities; education inequalities

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Covid-19 is increasing the divide in life chances between rich and poor Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin
April 2020
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Tags: covid-19; inequality; social mobility; public policy; education

Journal article
Intergenerational effects of employment protection reforms Jenifer Ruiz-Valenzuela
January 2020
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JEL Classification: J65;I20;I24


Tags: employment; schools; social mobility; employment protection; fixed-term contract; sjob insecurity; intergenerational impacts; school outcomes

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CEP election analysis
Social mobility Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin
November 2019
Paper No' CEPEA045:
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Tags: social mobility; inequality; intergenerational; 2019 general election


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Book Review: Social Mobility and its Enemies by Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin Ross Goldstone
September 2019
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Tags: cep; social mobility and its enemies; book review; lee elliot major; stephen machin

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CEP discussion paper
Where is the Land of Hope and Glory? The geography of intergenerational mobility in England and Wales Brian Bell, Jack Blundell and Stephen Machin December 2018
Paper No' CEPDP1591:
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JEL Classification: J62; R23; R31; I24


Tags: intergenerational mobility; social mobility

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CEP discussion paper
The social origins of inventors Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit, Ari Hyytinen and Otto Toivanen
December 2017
Paper No' CEPDP1522:
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JEL Classification: O31; I24; J18


Tags: inventors; innovation; social mobility; iq; education; parental background


This paper has been published as:
'On the Returns to Invention within Firms: Evidence from Finland', Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit, Ari Hyytinen and Otto Toivanen, AEA Papers and Proceedings, Volume 108, May 2018
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In brief... Social mobility in the United States Maria Molina-Domene
December 2016
Paper No' CEPCP492:
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CentrePiece 21 (3) Winter 2016
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Tags: social mobility; usa; uk; raj chetty

Submissions to parliamentary inquiries and government consultations
Response to the House of Lords Select Committee on Social Mobility - Call for Evidence on "Transitions from School to Work" Claudia Hupkau, Sandra McNally, Stefan Speckesser and Hilary Steedman September 2015
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CEP discussion paper
Upward Social Mobility, Well-being and Political Preferences: Evidence from the BHPS Andrew E. Clark and Emanuela D'Angelo
December 2013
Paper No' CEPDP1252:
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JEL Classification: A14; C25; D31; D63; J28; J62


Tags: social mobility; satisfaction; redistribution; inequality; voting

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Urban Escalators and Inter-regional Elevators: The Difference that Location, Mobility and Sectoral Specialisation make to Occupational Progression Tony Champion, Mike Coombes and Ian Gordon September 2013
Paper No' SERCDP0139:
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JEL Classification: J24; J61; J62; R23


Tags: escalator region; labour migration; elevator effect; city-regions; social mobility; career progression

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SERC/Urban and Spatial Programme Discussion Paper
Ambition, Human Capital Acquisition and the Metropolitan Escalator Ian Gordon
April 2012
Paper No' SERCDP0107:
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JEL Classification: J24; J61; J62; R23


Tags: escalator region; migration; urban labour market; london; social mobility; human capital

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In brief: The educational background of postgrad students Stephen Machin and Richard Murphy
July 2010
Paper No' CEPCP316:
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CentrePiece 15 (1) Summer 2010


Tags: education; social mobility

Journal article
Accounting for intergenerational income persistence: noncognitive skills, ability and education Jo Blanden, Paul Gregg and Lindsey Macmillan April 2007
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CEP discussion paper
Changes in intergenerational mobility in Britain Jo Blanden, Alissa Goodman, Paul Gregg and Stephen Machin
January 2002
Paper No' CEPDP0517:
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JEL Classification: J62; I2; D31


Tags: intergenerational mobility; earnings; family income; education; social mobility