Content with the tag: clase social
This paper analyses why Spain is one of the European countries where place of birth and parental income most condition people’s earnings.
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.
Percentage of people who view themselves as above their parents or grandparents on the social ladder
Some 29% of Spaniards have a social position above that of their parents, and over 40% believe they have risen above their grandparents on the social ladder.
According to this study, we frequently interact with an average of 536 acquaintances, but the number is different for each person. What factors influence the size of our relationship circles?
“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.
What is the relationship between social background and quality of employment? We analyse whether, independently of education, family background is a conditioning factor in finding a good job and whether the crisis has influenced this situation.