JEL code: J62

Intergenerational mobility during industrial take-off
Using a novel dataset of genealogical records, we make the first at...
Published: 9 November 2016
Policy Brief
Social mobility during South Africa’s industrial take-off
In the absence of historical income or education data, the change i...
Published: 22 June 2016
Working Paper
Estimating Income Mobility When Income is Measured with Error: The Case of South Africa
There are long-standing concerns that household income mobility is ...
Published: 19 May 2016
Working Paper
Intergenerational earnings mobility and equality of opportunity in South Africa
The paper estimates the degree of intergenerational earnings persis...
Published: 7 August 2014
Working Paper
Social Networks and Ethnic Niches: An Econometric Analysis of the Manufacturing Sector ...
This paper analyses the link between social networks and ethnic occ...
Published: 20 September 2012
Working Paper
Begging the Question: Permanent Income and Social Mobility
The extent of social mobility is one of three key considerations &#...
Published: 20 September 2012
Working Paper