By Duane E. Leigh
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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An Analysis of the Determinants of Occupational Upgrading (Institute for Research on Poverty monograph series) by Duane E. Leigh