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Synonyms for mobility

ability to move




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But what is clear is that people's views about social mobility have as much to do with ideology and geography as with their circumstances.
In other words, those are places with relatively high levels of social mobility, meaning people born in less wealthy families have the best chance of improving their situation.
Social mobility measured in terms of income distribution can only work if some people move downwards and, as Coyle's paper highlights, there is no shortage of work for the downwardly mobile.
It is not that social immobility, or inter-generational inequality--or what John Goldthorpe, doyen of social mobility analysis, has called 'class fate'--isn't itself an urgent thing to tackle.
The recent report by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission contains some worrying findings.
Social Mobility and the Engineering Profession says that engineering careers offer greater opportunities for people of all backgrounds than careers such as law, medicine and politics.
Is upward social mobility an uncontested 'good' for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people?
The Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility
THE ALL PARTY PARLIA-MENTARY GROUPS (APPGs) for Social Mobility and Families have launched a joint inquiry into parenting support and social mobility.
The Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility, Gregory Clark, Princeton University Press, 384 pages
Glyndwr University was joint seventh in the proposed Social Mobility Graduate Index, and number one in Wales.
Social mobility is something we hear a lot about these days.
The new scheme follows a report, published last October, that concluded social mobility remains poor in Britain.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 29, 2014-Barclays, Deutsche Bank, HSBC and Lloyds join Sutton Trust to improve social mobility