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By Duane E. Leigh

An research of the Determinants of Occupational Upgrading offers a research that specializes in occupational mobility as a proxy degree for activity upgrading. This monograph was once first ready in 1975 as a last report back to the Manpower management of the U.S. division of work. it's the moment monograph of the Institute for learn on Poverty to house black-white source of revenue differentials and is usually a part of a growing to be Institute literature at the twin exertions industry theories and occupational mobility.
The publication comprises seven chapters and starts off with an outline of occupational mobility within the usa. the subsequent bankruptcy considers past makes an attempt to check the twin exertions industry speculation and offers a version of occupational mobility for use in checking out 5 hypotheses at the determinants of occupational upgrading. next chapters talk about the Census and NLS samples and description the empirical variables used to degree the variables laid out in the version; the impression on occupational upgrading of formal vocational education, constitution, and activity tenure; and the influence of interfirm and interindustry mobility on occupational development. the ultimate bankruptcy summarizes the empirical findings with appreciate to every of the 5 testable hypotheses and considers a few coverage conclusions drawn from the analysis.

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