Session 39
Human Capital, Wealth and Inter-Generational Transmission

Note: Due to the pandemic the original sessions have been cancelled.
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Chair: Bernhard Hammer, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

1. Wealth and the Rise of Wage Earners: From Professional Assets to Financial Resources, France 1820-1960Jérôme Bourdieu , Paris School of Economics; Lionel Kesztenbaum, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Gilles Postel-Vinay, Paris School of Economics; Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann, Paris School of Economics.

2. The Price of Poverty, and How It Changed: The Association between Early-Life Poverty and Adult Economic Status in Sweden 1930 to 2015Gabriel Brea-Martinez , Centre for Economic Demography-Economic History Lund University; Martin Dribe, Lund University; Maria Stanfors, Lund University.

3. Intergenerational Transmission of Education across the 20th Century. A Sibling Correlation ApproachPatrick Praeg , University of Oxford; Christiaan W. S. Monden, University of Oxford.

4. Intergenerational Socioeconomic Mobility across Three GenerationsAslan Zorlu , University of Amsterdam; Wouter van Gent, UvA; Gelske van Daalen, CBS.

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