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Publication date: 10 May 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | Theme: Employment & Social policy | External authors: Friedman, S, Macmillan, L | JEL classification: J61, P25, Z13 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 240 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
In their article Friedman and Macmillan explore for the first time regional differences in the patterning of occupational social mobility in the UK, examining how rates vary across 19 regions of England, Scotland and Wales. Their findings cast doubts on the dominant policy narrative on regional...