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ISER Working Paper Series 2007-21

Subjective income and employment expectations and preferences for redistribution - Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER)

Authors

Helmut Rainer and Thomas Siedler

Publication date

25 Sep 2007

Abstract

Using probabilistic expectations data from the German Socio-Economic
Panel, we establish a link between self-reported expectations of occupational
mobility and preferences for redistribution. Our results provide new evidence
on the validity of the “prospect of upward mobility” hypothesis.

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