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Opportunity in America

Volume 16 Number 2 Fall 2006

Intergenerational Social Mobility: The United States in Comparative Perspective
Emily Beller and Michael Hout
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Intergenerational Mobility for Women and Minorities in the United States
Melissa S. Kearney
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Making It in America: Social Mobility in the Immigrant Population
George J. Borjas
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Early Childhood Development and Social Mobility
W. Steven Barnett and Clive R. Belfield
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U.S. Elementary and Secondary Schools: Equalizing Opportunity or Replicating the Status Quo?
Cecilia Elena Rouse and Lisa Barrow
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The Role of Higher Education in Social Mobility
Robert Haveman and Timothy Smeeding
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Children's Health and Social Mobility
Anne Case and Christina Paxson
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"Culture" and the Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty: The Prevention Paradox
Jens Ludwig and Susan Mayer
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