Working Paper 2014-319
We survey the literature on income mobility, aiming to provide an integrated discussion of mobility within- and between-generations. We review mobility concepts, descriptive devices, measurement methods, data sources, and recent empirical evidence.
Authors: Markus Jantti, Stephen P. Jenkins.
Keywords: Intragenerational mobility, intergenerational mobility, income mobility, earnings mobility
JEL: D31, I30.