Income mobility in old age in Britain and Germany
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Income mobility in old age in Britain and Germany by M. Asghar Zaidi

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Published by Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion in London .
Written in English


  • Older people -- Great Britain -- Economic conditions.,
  • Older people -- Germany -- Economic conditions.,
  • Social mobility -- Great Britain.,
  • Social mobility -- Germany.

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Edition Notes

StatementAsghar Zaidi, Joachim R. Frick, Felix Büchel.
SeriesCASEpaper -- 89
ContributionsBüchel, Felix., Frick, Joachim, 1962-, Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv,24p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16392862M

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