Content with the tag: movilidad social
Number of generations necessary so that those born in families with low incomes can reach the average level of income in their society
In Spain, according to this indicator, it takes four generations to improve the incomes of families with precarious finances.
“There is no real evidence to say this will be the first generation not to reach the standard of living of its parents”
Does education really remove social barriers? Robert Erikson analyses the degree of social mobility in advanced democracies.
Despite its perception in recent years, education continues to be a very effective vehicle for social promotion, as well as a more significant factor than social origin in providing access to the professional classes.