The Great British Sorting Machine: Adolescents’ future in the balance of family, school and the neighborhoodMijs, Jonathan J.B. (author), Nieuwenhuis, J.G. (author)Research calls attention to the divergent school and labor market trajectories ofworking paper 2018
Europe’s youth while, across the Atlantic, researchers describe the long-lasting
consequences of poverty on adolescent development. In this paper we incorporate both processes to shed a new light on a classic concern in the sociology of stratification: how...
Does Segregation Reduce Socio-Spatial Mobility?: Evidence from Four European Countries with Different Inequality and Segregation ContextsNieuwenhuis, J.G. (author), Tammaru, T. (author), van Ham, M. (author), Hedman, L.K. (author), Manley, D.J. (author)The neighbourhoods in which people live reflects their social class and preferences, so studying socio-spatial mobility between neighbourhoods gives insight in the openness of spatial class structures of societies and in the ability of people to leave disadvantaged neighbourhoods. We study the extent to which people move between different types...working paper 2017