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Changing Impact of Family Background on Political Engagement During Adolescence and Early Adulthood.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Social Forces. Sep2022, Vol. 101 Issue 1, p227-251. 25p.

Abstract:This paper examines the development of the impact of family background on young people's political engagement during adolescence and early adulthood in order to test a number of hypotheses derived from the impressionable years and family socialization ...

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From Playground to Boardroom: Endowed Social Status and Managerial Performance.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis; May2022, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p988-1022, 35p

Abstract:Copyright of Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis is the property of Cambridge University Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. Ho...

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OVEREDUCATION AND OVERSKILLING: THE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL BACKGROUND ON JOB PLACEMENT.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Revista de Economía Mundial. 2022, Issue 61, p215-235. 21p.

Abstract:Este artículo examina la relación entre el origen social y la probabilidad de estar sobreeducado o sobrecualificado. Utilizando microdatos PIAAC para los países de la UE, llevamos a cabo un análisis econométrico que examina el efecto de que los padres ...

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Long Soviet shadows: the nomenklatura ties of Putin elites.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Post-Soviet Affairs. Jul2022, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p329-348. 20p.

Abstract:Recent studies of Putin-era elites have focused primarily on the role of siloviki. We bring the focus back to an analysis of the elite continuity within the Soviet regime. By compiling a dataset of the Putin-regime elites, we track their professional a...

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The changing relationship between socio-economic background and family formation in four European countries.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Population Studies. Jul2022, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p235-251. 17p.

Abstract:Family formation, a process that includes union formation, fertility, and their timing and order, has become increasingly diverse and complex in Europe. We examine how the relationship between socio-economic background and family formation has changed ...

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Wealth inequality, intergenerational transfers, and family background.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Oxford Economic Papers. Jul2022, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p643-670. 28p.

Abstract:We estimate the contribution of intergenerational transfers (inheritances and gifts) and family background to wealth inequality in four OECD countries: France, Spain, Great Britain, and the USA. We compare the observed wealth distribution with a non-pa...

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Age and Social Background as Predictors of Dropout in Second Chance Education in Germany.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Adult Education Quarterly. Aug2022, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p308-328. 21p.

Abstract:Second chance education (SCE) has been established to offer adults the opportunity to catch up on higher qualifications, for instance the eligibility to study. SCE often suffers from high dropout rates, but little is known about the reasons. This artic...

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Adaptation of Roster Format in Food Joints.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Case Research. Jun2021, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1-7. 7p.

Abstract:This case illustrates the entrepreneurial adaptation by two first generation young entrepreneurs from under-privileged family background who learned from their business experiences to come up with a strategy to survive and thrive. What makes the case s...

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Smoking remains associated with education after controlling for social background and genetic factors in a study of 18 twin cohorts.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Scientific Reports. 7/31/2022, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1-9. 9p.

Abstract:We tested the causality between education and smoking using the natural experiment of discordant twin pairs allowing to optimally control for background genetic and childhood social factors. Data from 18 cohorts including 10,527 monozygotic (MZ) and sa...

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