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Educational attainment in the European Union: recent trends in qualification patterns

Walter Müller and Maarten H. J. Wolbers

in Transitions from Education to Work in Europe: The Integration of Youth into EU Labour Markets

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199252473
eISBN:
9780191601958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252475.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Describes the educational qualifications of young people entering European labour markets as the key individual determinant of successful school-to-work transitions. It analyses the institutional and ... More


Explaining change in early career outcomes: labour market conditions, educational expansion, and youth cohort size s

Markus Gangl

in Transitions from Education to Work in Europe: The Integration of Youth into EU Labour Markets

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199252473
eISBN:
9780191601958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252475.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Uses panel data modelling to assess the impact of structural change on market entrants' risk of unemployment and patterns of occupational allocation in the late 1980s and throughout the 1990s. Youth ... More


On Kerala's Development Achievements

V.K. Ramachandran

in Indian Development: Selected Regional Perspectives

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198292043
eISBN:
9780191684852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198292043.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents a major historical account of Kerala's impressive record in eliminating basic deprivations at an early stage of economic development. Kerala is distinct among Indian states in ... More


The Land of Opportunity?: Trends in Social Mobility and Education in the United States

Florian R. Hertel and Fabian T. Pfeffer

in Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter investigates intergenerational class mobility in the U.S. during the twentieth century. It describes absolute and relative mobility trends and explores the role of educational expansion ... More


Social Mobility in the Twentieth Century in Europe and the United States

Richard Breen and Walter Müller

in Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Summarizing the findings of the country chapters, this chapter addresses the question: How did intergenerational social mobility change over cohorts born in the first two-thirds of the twentieth ... More


Sweden, the Middle Way?: Trends and Patterns in Social Mobility and Educational Inequality

Richard Breen and Jan O. Jonsson

in Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Sweden was renowned for attempting a “middle way” between capitalism and socialism, with a market economy combined with ambitious policies for equalizing both opportunities and living conditions. Did ... More


The Role of Education in the Social Mobility of Dutch Cohorts, 1908–74

Richard Breen, Ruud Luijkx, and Eline Berkers

in Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The Netherlands is well known for a sustained and marked trend towards greater social fluidity during the twentieth century. This chapter investigates trends in mobility across birth cohorts of Dutch ... More


Introduction: Social Mobility and Education in the Twentieth Century

Richard Breen and Walter Müller

in Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter sets out the main goal of the volume: to examine the role of education in shaping rates and patterns of intergenerational social mobility among men and women during the twentieth ... More


The Expansion of Education in Fifteenth-Century London

Caroline M. Barron

in The Cloister and the World: Essays in Medieval History in Honour of Barbara Harvey

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204404
eISBN:
9780191676246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204404.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter looks at educational expansion in London, England, during the 15th century. It examines the remarkable range of educational opportunities that became open to children of both sexes in ... More


Education systems and gender inequalities in educational attainment

Andreas Hadjar and Claudia Buchmann

in Education Systems and Inequalities: International Comparisons

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447326106
eISBN:
9781447326212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326106.003.0009
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Gender inequalities in education changed profoundly in the course of contemporary educational expansion. While public and scientific discourses have long focused on the disadvantages of girls and ... More


Education and Intergenerational Social Mobility in Europe and the United States

Richard Breen and Walter Müller (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781503610163
eISBN:
9781503611153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503610163.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book is about the role of education in shaping rates and patterns of intergenerational social mobility among men and women during the twentieth century. It examines intergenerational class ... More


The Scholarly Debate on Occupational Change

Daniel Oesch

in Occupational Change in Europe: How Technology and Education Transform the Job Structure

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680962
eISBN:
9780191761010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680962.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This book starts out with a historical overview about the debate on occupational change in Chapter 1. It sets the gloomy Marxist expectation that employers would down-skill jobs by fragmenting work ... More


Occupational Change in Europe: How Technology and Education Transform the Job Structure

Daniel Oesch

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680962
eISBN:
9780191761010
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680962.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

At least since the Industrial Revolution and Karl Marx, scholars have been obsessed by the question of how the employment structure evolves: towards good jobs, bad jobs or increasing polarization? ... More


Comparative Analysis of Social Transformation, Education Systems, and School-to-Work Transitions in Central and Eastern Europe

Irena Kogan, Clemens Noelke, and Michael Gebel

in Making the Transition: Education and Labor Market Entry in Central and Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775908
eISBN:
9780804778954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775908.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter reviews key results and conclusions from the other chapters in this book, focusing in particular on the consequences of educational expansion for young people and the effectiveness of ... More


Supply-side Influences on Occupational Change: Education and Migration

Daniel Oesch

in Occupational Change in Europe: How Technology and Education Transform the Job Structure

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680962
eISBN:
9780191761010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680962.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter focuses on the supply-side of the labour market – on workers and their qualifications. It argues that firms do not adopt new technologies independently from the type of labour available ... More


Education and Labor Market Entry in Transition: The Case of Hungary

Erzsébet Bukodi and Péter Róbert

in Making the Transition: Education and Labor Market Entry in Central and Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775908
eISBN:
9780804778954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775908.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter on Hungary examines the role of educational qualifications in career entry for cohorts leaving the education system after 1989 and determines whether there have been any changes in this ... More


Introduction

Robert J. Barro and Jong-Wha Lee

in Education Matters: Global Schooling Gains from the 19th to the 21st Century

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199379231
eISBN:
9780199379262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199379231.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter describes how the book is organized and presents a brief overview of educational expansion over the past two centuries. Education, considered as the preserve of privileged classes until ... More


Introduction

Daniel Oesch

in Occupational Change in Europe: How Technology and Education Transform the Job Structure

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199680962
eISBN:
9780191761010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680962.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

The introduction argues that three issues are at stake in the debate about how the employment structure evolves. At the micro-level of single jobs, the concern is with the quality of new employment ... More


Patterns of health inequalities explained

Johan P. Mackenbach

in Health inequalities: Persistence and change in European welfare states

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198831419
eISBN:
9780191869112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831419.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Chapter 4 (‘Patterns of health inequalities explained’) is based on in-depth studies of the macro-level determinants of health inequalities, especially conducted for this book. It shows that the ... More


Fashioning the Future: Students’ Spatial and Social (Im)Mobilities

Andrea Kölbel

Meenakshi Thapan (ed.)

in In Search of a Future: Youth, Aspiration, and Mobility in Nepal

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190124519
eISBN:
9780190990985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190124519.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Education, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapter Three explores the potential and limitations that educated young Nepalis associated with their university studies. Changes in the composition of the student body indicate that a growing ... More


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