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Book Chapter Insights 2016: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households Ch. 1: Education

Migration: how does selectivity affect the educational attainment of migrant's children?

Authors

Editors

Michaela Benzeval, Ricky Kanabar, Nicole Martin, Victoria Nolan, and Raj Patel

Publication date

Nov 2016

Summary

Educational attainment has been increasing among the children of migrants to the UK in recent decades, against a background where second generation children were initially disadvantaged compared to children with two British-born parents.

Subjects

Migration, Education, Ethnic Groups, and Higher Education

Links

https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/2016/11/10/new-insights

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